Summary:

Want to make a positive difference to the lives of people with lung conditions in South Wales as part of an exciting new project? Programme Coordinator (Home Based)

About Us:

We’re the only UK charity looking after the nation’s lungs. We offer hope, help and a voice.  Our research finds new treatments and cures.  We help people who struggle to breathe to take control of their lives.  And together, we’re campaigning for better lung health. With your support, we’ll make sure that one day everyone breathes clean air with healthy lungs. Programme Coordinator (Home Based)

Funded by the Big Lottery Wales, our COPD: Help You Help Yourself project aims to support people living with mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to get more active, self-manage and improve their quality of life.

Job Role:

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with experience of exercise or rehabilitation to support people with lung conditions.  The successful candidates will coordinate our exciting new project in Bridgend, Neath Port Talbot and Swansea. This is a part-time role with some evening work, but the successful candidates would choose the working hours. P

You will deliver exercise to people with mild COPD and recruit health care professionals and volunteers to teach them how to manage their condition.  This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about exercise and activity and who has experience of coordinating programmes.

Additional Information:

Contract:  Fixed term until June 2020

Location: Home-based (South West Wales)

Not only are we the only UK charity looking after the nation’s lungs but also a fantastic employer.  We have recently been nationally recognised as a fantastic place to work after earning a place at no.45 in The Sunday Times Best 100 Not for Profit Organisations.  This is a great achievement as only the organisations with the highest level of employee engagements qualify for the list.

We also offer a competitive salary, a range of excellent benefits including our cycle-to-work scheme, interest-free annual season Travelcard loan, 30 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays), pension scheme and much more. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to an organisation committed to supporting everyone whose lives are changed by lung disease.

To Apply:

Please visit: https://www.blf.org.uk/jobs/programme-coordin-wales