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Come and work for us

Use your initiative and enjoy your work

Thank you for looking at our job vacancies. We have over 250 employees, most of whom work part-time.

We welcome all applicants regardless of age. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Employment enquiries 01908 557887

Please use these application forms for all posts

 

Application form (PDF 61 KB)

Application form (Word doc 74 KB)

Notes for completing the application form (PDF 47 KB)

 

 

 

Temporary Furniture Store Assistant Manager

(Six months contract)


Hours: 26 per week on a flexible rota basis

Salary: £8.50 per hour

We need someone to join our small management team on a temporary basis to cover for an absent colleague.  You will help run our busy furniture store, initially for six months.  Applicants must have relevant managerial experience to enable them to manage a workforce of paid staff and volunteers and to ensure that our customers receive excellent service.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 16th April 2015

Interviews: week commencing Monday 20th April 2015


Job description (PDF 108 KB)

Application form (PDF 61 KB)

Application form (Word doc 74 KB)

Notes for completing the application form (PDF 47 KB)

 

 

Hospital Aftercare Service Assistant

Salary: £7.80 per hour

 

We are looking for enthusiastic and caring people with suitable experience to provide support to people attending Milton Keynes Hospital.  You will cover a duty rota; a minimum of 3 hours will be spent in Milton Keynes Hospital, the remainder will be on call.  Duty days are flexible.  The Hospital Aftercare Service runs seven days a week.

 

For an informal chat about this post please contact Laura Price on 01908 243864 or Ann Lark on 01908 557873

 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 9th April 2015

Job interviews: week commencing 13th April 2015


Job description (PDF 47 KB)

 

Application form (PDF 61 KB)

Application form (Word doc 74 KB)

Notes for completing the application form (PDF 47 KB)

 

 

 

 

Retail Operations Manager

Salary: £27,000 pa

Hours: 36 per week

 

Age UK Milton Keynes is looking for an experienced retailer to manage the effective operation of all our retail outlets across Milton Keynes.  The successful candidate will have considerable experience in the retail or charity retail sector, including managing a large workforce, and will be keen to maximize and grow gross and net income, whilst minimizing costs. 

 

We need someone who is committed to delivering high standards of customer service and will provide leadership and actively promote Age UK Milton Keynes trading.

 

Job description (PDF 43 KB)

 

Application form (PDF 61 KB)

Application form (Word doc 74 KB)

Notes for completing the application form (PDF 47 KB)

 

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 2nd April 2015

Job interviews: week commencing Monday 13th April 2015

 


Home Support Workers (several posts)

Salary: £7.50 per hour

Hours: Up to 16 hours per week

 

Due to increasing need for our services we need more Home Support Workers, particularly in the north of Milton Keynes.  Successful applicants will have a caring nature and enjoy doing light housework, shopping tasks and general duties that help and support older people. 

 

We aim to enable older people to carry on living in their own home as long as they wish and are able.  By offering flexible support that suits the lives of our clients we help them enjoy later life.

 

A car and telephone are essential.  For an informal chat about these posts, please ring Kim Bond or Michelle Martin on 01908 557874.

 

Job description (PDF 67 KB)

 

Closing date for applications: currently open ended

 

 

 

Please use these application forms for all posts

 

Application form (PDF 61 KB)

Application form (Word doc 74 KB)

Notes for completing the application form (PDF 47 KB)

 

 

 

How to apply for all our vacancies

Please download and print out an application form using the link on each job.  You can choose to print out a PDF or a Word document. 

If you prefer, you may download and save the Word document, then fill it in and return it to us by email.

Or call us on 01908 557887 and we will send you a form in the post for you to complete and return.

 

You must fill in an application form

We are not able to accept CVs and all applications must be made using our application form.  Please do not send us CVs as they will be discounted.

 

If you leave a telephone message

Please state your name and address clearly, and say which job you are interested in.

 

If you fill in the application form in black ink, please post it to:

Workforce Support Manager

Age UK Milton Keynes

The Peartree Centre

1 Chadds Lane

Peartree Bridge

Milton Keynes

MK6 3EB

 

If you fill in the Word document, please email it to:

employment@ageukmiltonkeynes.org.uk

 

 

Our work makes a difference

Age UK Milton Keynes is a friendly organisation where we are all motivated by knowing that the work we do makes a positive difference to the lives of thousands of older people. 

 

Whether you are based in an office, work in one of our shops or go out to visit people in their homes, working for a local charity can be very rewarding and bring a lot of job satisfaction.

Come and volunteer for us

Volunteering is a great way to gain work experience and improve your chances of finding paid work. Why not put your skills and knowledge to good use, and help local older people at the same time.

 

Find out more about volunteering

 

 

 

 

 

 

We welcome all applicants regardless of age. We are an equal opportunities employer.