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We currently have the following vacancies: 

Furniture Shop Manager

Location: To manage the Suffolk Age UK Furniture shop in Carr Street, Ipswich.

Salary: £19,417 per annum

Status: 40 hrs/w to be worked in 5 days Monday to Saturday

Main duties: To maximise sales and profit generated for the charity.  To manage staff, volunteers, and be responsible for the premises and donated stock. To provide a high quality retail service and to support Suffolk Age UK’s work in the County.

Previous retail management experience would be an advantage as well as a knowledge of furniture, experience in working with volunteers, cash handling and an ability to meet sales targets .

A full driving licence would be preferable, though not essential.

Application closing date:Monday 12th June, interviews to be held on Thursday 15th June.

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Welcome Home Service - Co-ordinator

Location: West Suffolk Hospital, Hardwick Lane, Bury St Edmunds.

Salary:£18,614 per annum and mileage

Status: 35 hrs/w 10-00 -18.00 Monday to Friday. Fixed term to 31st March 2018

Main Duties: To co-ordinate, organise and supervise our dedicated support worker team at the West Suffolk Hospital. You will be involved in the day to day operation of the service, allocating clients, taking phone calls, supervising staff and dealing with any day to day issues
that arise.

You will liaise with the Hospital staff team, market the service and provide talks as required. You may need to provide practical support (including cleaning, advice and information) to assist clients to regain their independence.

You will require your own transport.
For an informal discussion please contact Sue Kennedy on 01473 351234
Application closing date: Monday 12th June 2017, interview date Tuesday 20th June 2017.

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Home Service Assistants

Location: Variable and as allocated by the local Co-Ordinator

Salary: £7.50 per hour (plus travel time and 40p per mile mileage)
Status: Part-Time. 4-12 hours per week. Flexible hours available dependant on our needs.

We need caring people to join our Home Service team delivering domestic support involving general housework, shopping and laundry to older people in their own home.   The service is offered Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. You must have a friendly manner and your own transport.  There is no personal care involved.

Application closing date: There is no closing date for this application.

We urgently require Home Service Assistants in the following areas:- Ipswich (IP1, IP2, IP4, IP5); Woodbridge; Felixstowe;  central Bury St Edmunds; Halesworth and Lowestoft (NR32).

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For more information please contact:

HR Department

Phone: 01473 353528


Age UK Suffolk
HR Department
14 Hillview Business Park
Old Ipswich Road