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Working for Age UK, West Sussex Brighton & Hove

If you are interested in working with Age UK West Sussex, Brighton & Hove, please do get in touch. Our current vacancies, job descriptions and application forms are detailed below in Current Vacancies.

We are a Brand Partner of Age UK, an independent, local charity helping the older people of West Sussex, Brighton & Hove.

How to apply

If you wish to apply for any of the roles below, download and complete the following documents and return them to Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove. Any queries please email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

Application form

Guidance notes

You may also find the following information useful: Who are we, what we do?

Email the documents to recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk, or post/drop them to:

Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove
Suite 2, First Floor
Anchor Springs
Littlehampton
BN17 6BP

We look forward to receiving your application.

Current Vacancies

Crisis Carers – Brighton and Hove

Are you able to help you local community by becoming a key worker? Do you have a passion to care for older people? Are you looking for a flexible carer, supporting older people when they most need it? Is you current role at risk due to COVID 19, being furloughed or made redundant? Or are you an ex carer looking for further rewarding challenges?

Role Responsibility

We are looking for new bank colleagues to join our AMAZING Crisis Care team. We support older people when they need it most. We work 7 days per week and our service operates 8am – 8pm daily. Hourly rates start from £9.94 per hour (week day) and increase to £11.95 for Sunday/Bank holidays. We also offer paid travel, admin and training time as well as travel expenses for our Carers. The service provides short term care (up to 14 days) for our clients following hospital discharge, onset of a sudden illness or when informal care breaks down.

Additional information

  • We offer a variety of shifts 7 days a week
  • No experience needed as full training provided
  • Provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Position could lead to contracted hours
  • Car user preferred but not essential

At Age UK we value our people and as such our staff benefits include:

  • Flexible working options
  • Comprehensive, professional and personal development
  • Employee Assistance Programme

If you would like an informal chat about this role please call Tracey, Jo or Gill on 01273 328555  or email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

Please click here for Job Description/Person Specification.

Weekly assessment days at our Brighton centre, observing social distancing and enabling a speedy recruitment process will be taking place.

Interview dates will be arranged to suit you.  

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Home Helpers Required


We are looking for SELF EMPLOYED HOME HELPS in the BRIGHTON & HOVE and WEST SUSSEX areas to help with household tasks, cleaning, shopping and provide social support to assist older people to remain independent in their own homes. Working between Monday and Friday, the hours are flexible and according to your availability.  Rates of pay are between £11 and £15 per hour depending on the area.

Car drivers preferred but not essential.

Please click here for Job Description/Person Specification.

All applicants will have a DBS check through Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove and must have their own Liability Insurance.  Training and ongoing support will be provided.

If you have any questions please call 01903 726276 or email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

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Handypeople Required

We are looking for SELF EMPLOYED HANDYPEOPLE in BRIGHTON & HOVE and WEST SUSSEX to help with and odd jobs to assist older people to remain independent in their own homes. Working between Monday and Friday, the hours are flexible and according to your availability.  Rate of pay is £15 per hour for both gardeners and handypeople.

You will need to have all your own tools and equipment.  You must have Liability Insurance.

Please click here for Handy Person Job Description/Person Specification.

All applicants will have a DBS check through Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove.  Ongoing support will be provided.

If you have any questions please call 01903 726276 or email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

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Gardeners Required

We are looking for SELF EMPLOYED GARDENERS in BRIGHTON & HOVE and WEST SUSSEX to help with gardening to assist older people to remain independent in their own homes. Working between Monday and Friday, the hours are flexible and according to your availability.  Rate of pay is £15 per hour for both gardeners and handypeople.

You will need to have all your own tools and equipment.  You must have Liability Insurance.

Please click here for Gardener Job Description/Person Specification.

All applicants will have a DBS check through Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove.  Ongoing support will be provided.

If you have any questions please call 01903 726276 or email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

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