Peabody employees

Health & Wellbeing Project Officer

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Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Home based hybrid working, Thamesmead
Department: Communities
Salary: £27,071 - £35,000

This role is currently based from home due to COVID 19 until further notice. Peabody plans to move to a hybrid model of working which means that once our office refurbishment has been completed, the role will be part office (Thamesmead) and part home based.

Peabody are more than a housing provider; we were established in 1862 with the vision from our founder George Peabody to, ‘ameliorate the conditions of the poor and needy of this great metropolis and to promote their comfort and happiness.’
As the Health and Well Being Project Officer you will be pivotal in working in partnership with a range of organisations to deliver wellbeing and sports development projects to improve health outcomes for local residents.

PCF has adopted a human-centred, systems-thinking approach to deliver our strategy. There will be a focus on listening, understanding and responding to our residents and community as the underpinning principle and driver for all we do.

Skills and Experience
•A track record of developing and delivering community programmes that aim to improve health, wellbeing at individual and systems levels
•A track record of developing and maintaining partnerships within the public, private and voluntary sectors
•Experience of developing new projects and excellent project management skills
•Experience of demonstrating the impact of projects/services and meeting the demands of funders/evaluators
•Awareness of effectively safeguarding children and an awareness of best practice
•Passionate about creating opportunities for disadvantaged people and an active commitment to equal opportunities, with the ability to work in culturally diverse communities and groups
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate well with both residents and professionals
•Ability to effectively monitor and report on related income and expenditure
•A track record of successful fundraising
•IT literate with the understanding and ability to use Microsoft Office effectively
•Problem solving and analytical skills
•Ability to understand, analyse and contextualise a range of data, performance metrics and outcomes to reach conclusions and judgements.


•Relevant professional or occupational qualification 
•Experience of working in the context of large scale housing regeneration

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At Peabody, where possible, we provide flexible working opportunities from day one to our employees, as we recognise the importance of a good work-life balance; and to improve our productivity and performance, we embrace agile working, which means if you are in a desk based role, that will be a hybrid of office and home working. If your role is in a client facing environment, appropriate base location will apply.

Our mission is to help people make the most of their lives and an important part of this is to ensure that our organisation reflects the wider communities we serve. We want to attract recruit and retain a diverse, inclusive and creative workforce to give us the best opportunity to meet the diverse needs of our residents and customers. We actively encourage applications from all groups and communities, as well as from BAME, LGBTQ+ and disabled people.

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