Blesma – Outreach Officer (South)


The Blesma Outreach Officer (South) is a pivotal role within Blesma, supporting the local Blesma Support Officer in providing a lifeline to Members by delivering effective wellbeing support to help reduce the negative impacts of disability and to assist the Members in leading independent and fulfilling lives.  The role will also involve representing Blesma and enhancing the charity’s profile within in the local community.

Current holder: Vacancy arising from departure of current incumbent

Main purpose: To support Blesma Members in the designated area by providing an outreach service, working in conjunction with Blesma Support Officer (South).

Location: Home based in Area (post codes BN, GU, OX, PO, RG, RH, SL, SO and SP)

Responsible to: Blesma Support Officer (South)

Resourced by: National Outreach Coordinator

Salary and Benefits: £25,000

Blesma offers a contributory pension scheme – employer’s contribution of 5% and a suggested employee’s minimum contribution of 3% and a Death in Service insurance benefit equal to one times annual salary.

Contract: Fixed Term Contract to 4th June 2020 (18 months).

Holidays: 25 days per annum, plus statutory holidays.

Blesma is an equal opportunities employer and commitment to this is expected.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to Paula Ferreira at

The closing date for applications is Sunday 16 September with interviews taking place at the Chadwell Heath office on Thursday 20 September.

The full job description can be viewed here.

More information can be found here.

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