Jobs and volunteering opportunities with Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees

 

Dementia Coordinator

Post                     Dementia Coordinator - Neighbourhood Connections
Responsible to    Volunteer and Community Projects Manager
Service area        Community Projects Team
Location               Across Calderdale
Salary                  £10.43 per hour
Hours of work:    15 hours per week (Fixed term contract 24 months)

This is an exciting opportunity to support and embed a specialist service within Age UK C&K for people living with dementia. We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate person to recruit, train and support volunteers across Calderdale to befriend older people living with dementia.

Closing date:Tues 14th November

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Community Engagement Worker

Post                    Community Engagement Worker - Neighbourhood Connections
Responsible to    Volunteer and Community Projects Manager
Service area       Community Projects Team
Location              Ovenden and Elland
Salary                  £10.43 per hour
Hours of work     15 hours per week (Fixed term contract 24 months)

This is an new pilot in Calderdale which aims to create supportive networks for people experiencing isolation and loneliness within their communities. We will increase awareness of issues facing older neighbours by working with existing groups, existing services and volunteers. The project will support and encourage people to be more neighbourly.

Closing date:Tues 14th November

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Travel Coordinator

Post                    Travel Coordinator - Neighbourhood Connections
Responsible to    Volunteer and Community Projects Manager
Service area       Community Projects Team
Location              Woolshops, Halifax
Salary                  £9.18 per hour
Hours of work     10 hours per week (Fixed term contract 24 months)

This is an exciting pilot across Calderdale which will increase awareness of barriers facing older people around transport. Through working with existing groups, existing services and volunteers this project will enhance transport knowledge and awareness for older people.

Closing date:Tues 14th November

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Sessional Home Helper

Hours:    Flexible - by prior arrangement, a minimum commitment of 9 hours per week up to a maximum of 30 hours per week

Salary Scale:    As per current legislation

Reporting to:    Scheduler

Duties include:
To provide a varied but necessary range of tasks as requested and as consistent with the duties and responsibilities of the post, to aid the smooth running of the Domestic Service.  

Travelling throughout Calderdale and Kirklees to help clients at home.

Providing a range of domestic tasks to assist older people in their own homes with shopping and cleaning and helping them to maintain a clean home.

Undertaking Deep Cleaning assignments.

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Post:                                                  Community Engagement Worker - Neighbourhood Connections

 

Responsible to:                              Volunteer and Community Projects Manager

 

Service area :                                   Community Projects Team

 

Location:                                         Ovenden and Elland

 

Salary:                                               £10.43 per hour

 

Hours of work:                                15 hours per week (Fixed term contract 24 months)

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