Befriending Project Worker

Job Title:  Befriending Project Worker

Summary of role:  

Contract: Fixed term for 6 months from start date
37.5 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic, Befriending Project Worker to join the WECIL team.

Based in our Volunteering Department, the ideal candidate will deliver a high-quality Telephone Befriending Programme for disabled adults. The idea candidates will have experience of working with or supervising volunteers. They will have excellent interpersonal skills and an understanding of the barriers faced by disabled people – particularly in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic.

WECIL offers flexible-working hours, an excellent benefits package including a generous leave entitlement and a company pension scheme.

Job tenure:  

Annual salary/pro rata salary:  
£21,711 per annum, pro rata.

Link to full information on job/how to apply:
Please visit our website at for further information and an application form. Please note that WECIL does not accept applications by CV.
Application packs are also available in accessible formats. Please contact WECIL Reception to discuss any access needs by emailing or telephone 0117 947 9911 (Minicom 0117 947 9912).

Closing date for applications: 5pm Tuesday 7th July

WECIL particularly encourages applications from under-represented groups (e.g. disabled people, people from black and minority ethnic groups, LGBT groups). WECIL is a Disability Confident Employer.