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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.
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Home from Hospital Assistant Organiser
Can you join us in our mission to take the fear out of ageing?
Age UK Doncaster is a local charity with over 30 years of experience supporting older people in Doncaster. We are dedicated to carrying out this mission through supporting and providing a wide range of services, projects and activities.
About the role
As Home from Hospital Assistant Organiser you will support the team to provide our Home from Hospital / Hospital Avoidance services. You will be responsible for the smooth running of the day to day activities including allocation of work, carrying out risk assessments and formulating support plans with service users, taking part in the on call rota and carrying out the direct provision of low level support with service users in accordance with our Policy framework and our vision, mission and values.
Along with the experience, skills and knowledge set out in our essential criteria, you will support our vision and mission through our values and be able to say:
I am courageous – I can embrace the challenges we face and support our team to build resilience in order to champion the rights of older people
I am respectful – I understand and celebrate that we are all individuals at different stages in our journey. I am kind, supportive and able to actively listen.
I am effective – I am reliable, organised and professional. I am dedicated to delivering the highest quality service possible to achieve individual’s agreed outcomes.
Is this you? Then this is the opportunity you have been looking for. Join our team and support us to be resilient and excellent so we can achieve our mission and make Doncaster a better place to age.
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.
Hours: 17.5 hours per week Wednesday to Friday with flexibility required. Out of hours weekend support on a rota basis.
Salary: £8.91 per hour plus additional on call payments
Closing Date: Monday 13th January 2020
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 email@example.com or by post to our main office.
alternatively you can contact us at 01302 812345