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Working for Age UK Doncaster
Age UK Doncaster is a local independent charity with 30 staff members. We help over 1500 local older people every year, offering activities, events, befriending and information. It's a great place to work if you really want to make a difference in people's lives.
If there are no current vacancies listed below, please take a look at the other ways you can get involved with us.
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Project Officer (Community Engagement)
Age UK Doncaster is a local charity and part of the national Age UK family. We aim to take the fear out of ageing by empowering and supporting older people in Doncaster to live and age well. We are courageous, respectful and effective in all we do across our services and projects.
We are looking to recruit an outstanding member of staff to our Community Team. As Project Officer your work will be attached to our flagship new venture, The Silver Link Centre. The venue is based close to the town centre and we want it to become a vibrant, thriving and viable location for our clients and community.
Hours: Full time, 36 hours
Responsible to: Community Manager
Closing Date: 26th August 2019
Age UK Doncaster is the leading local charity working with and for older people in Doncaster to make the most of later life. Our mission is to promote the wellbeing of all older people and to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience. With a new Chief Executive and a growing ambition, this is an exciting time to become part of this charity.
We are seeking new trustees, including a treasurer, to join our small but committed board in order to help us achieve the most positive outcomes for the older people of Doncaster.
Previous experience as a trustee is desirable and we are especially interested in hearing from people with financial or legal experience. Candidates with substantial experience of volunteering are also of particular interest. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and be expected to undertake relevant training.
In line with our ethos and conforming to legislation, Age UK Doncaster actively welcomes applications from all regardless of age, disability, sex, gender re-assignment, pregnancy, parenthood, race, sexual orientation, religion or belief, or because someone is married or in a civil partnership.
To apply, please submit a CV and supporting statement outlining why you are interested in becoming one of our trustees and what you will bring to the role to email@example.com. You can use the same email address to arrange an informal discussion with our Chief Executive, Chair or other board member.
We have vacancies for Cleaners to carry out domestic cleaning tasks in the homes of older people in the Cantley, Bessacarr, Intake, Wheatley and Wheatley Hills areas. Own transport desirable. Various working patterns available - will be discussed at interview.
Benefits of working with Age UK Doncaster
A DBS Enhanced Disclosure will be required for these posts.
Age UK Doncaster is committed to equality and diversity.
To apply download the application pack or contact us on 01302 812345
Homecare Support Worker
Join our team as a Homecare Support Worker and you will be part of a skilled and professional team dedicated to promoting individual's independence, dignity and choice. As a Homecare Support Worker you will be primarily supporting service users within their own homes with various aspects of their daily live. Support can range from domestic tasks, shopping and social activities to personal care, continence management and assistance with medication.
We can offer;
- Regular Working Patterns
- Full Training
- Qualifications while you work
- Rate of pay £8.40 per hour
- Travel Time paid at £8.40 per hour.
- Guaranteed minimum contracted hours
No experience is necessary as we offer a thorough induction course which includes shadowing with an experienced Homecare Support Worker. You will also be supported to gain your RQF level 2 / 3 in Health and Social Care which is a nationally recognised qualification.
We have full and part time hours available, offering regular working patterns and alternate weekend working.
A DBS Enhanced Disclosure will be required for this post.
If this post interests you and you believe you have the right values for Age UK Doncaster then you can apply by downloading and returning the application form below to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to our main office.
alternatively you can contact us at 01302 812345