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Age UK Horsham District is a great place to work. Could you bring your skills to our team and benefit older people? See our latest vacancies below.

Working for Age UK Horsham District

Age UK Horsham District is a local independent charity with 30 staff members and over 100 volunteers.

We help approximately 1,500 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.

Job opportunities

Village Agent (Broadbridge Heath)

The village agent will provide a local, trusted and well-known friendly face at the heart of the community.
They will make a positive impact by identifying isolated and vulnerable older people and helping them to gain access to services and information.

More about this vacancy . . .

Village Agent (Broadbridge Heath)

Hours: 8 hours per week (flexible throughout the week), based from home

Salary: £18,691 pa (full time equivalent – pro rata for part time working)

Recruitment pack: Word .docx (450KB)            Application Form: Word .docx (140KB)

Deadline for applications: Friday March 1st 2019

Interviews: 14 March 2019

 

Activity Assistant at The Storrington Club – for those living with dementia 

Seven hours per week on Tuesdays

More about this vacancy . . .

Activity Assistant

The Storrington Club – for those living with dementia

Hours:                           7 per week (plus team meetings)

Working pattern:         Tuesdays

Location:                     This role is based at The Trinity Centre, Storrington

Salary:                         £15,561 per annum (pro rata for part time)

At Age UK Horsham District, we want to be famous for:

  • Tackling Loneliness
  • Being Person-Centred
  • Being the first port of call for older people

We are now looking to recruit someone to join our small dynamic team. You will be working with older people who have a diagnosis of dementia, enabling their carers to have respite.

Your role will include supporting members to enjoy a wide variety of activities and offer some personal care if required. You will also be expected to help provide a hot two-course lunch for members.

As part of the role, we offer ongoing training opportunities as well as regular team meetings which you are expected to attend (these may occur on a different day to your normal hours).

If you have strong inter-personal skills, knowledge and experience of the needs of older people, and are willing to make a difference locally, we want to hear from you.

Closing date for applications:     1st March 2019

Interviews:   12th March 2019

Recruitment Pack: Word .docx (450KB)      Application Form: Word .docx (140KB)

 

Home Helps, Handypersons and Gardeners needed

We would like to talk to you if you are interested in becoming part of our team of self-employed workers to help with the delivery of the Help at Home, Gardening or Handyperson services across the district.

More about this vacancy . . .

We act as the contact point for customers and workers and allocate tasks according to the type of job, locality and customer requirements.

You would be responsible for carrying out the work and collecting your payment.

If you think you have the qualities needed to work with older people and would like more information or an informal chat, please phone us on 01403 751322, or e-mail helpathomenorth@ageukhorshamdistrict.org.uk

 

 

Volunteering

If you have time to give, how about volunteering with us?

Trustee

We are looking for a Trustee Treasurer with a combination of strategic, governance and operational experience and skills who is able to guide our Finance Manager, Chair the Finance Committee (a sub-committee of the Board of Trustees) and lead on financial strategy for the charity. The Treasurer has lead responsibility for financial reporting and for ensuring that the charity’s finances are well-managed & compliant.

More about this vacancy . . .

We would particularly value talking to candidates who are a qualified, or part-qualified, accountant or have equivalent experience. Some familiarity with charity financial management would be useful, but not essential.

If you have strong inter-personal skills, understanding of the needs of older people, experience of working on financial strategy and compliance and are willing to make a difference locally, we want to hear from you.

This is voluntary position and out of pocket expenses will be paid.

View/download Candidate Information Pack (700KB .pdf file)

Closing date for applications: 23rd November 2018

Interview date: 3rd December 2018

If you would like to have an informal chat about this post, please call Sonia Mangan, Chief Executive Officer, on 01403 260560

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For more volunteering opportunities, please have a look at this page.

Contact for more information

Telephone: 01403 260 560

Email: info@ageukhorshamdistrict.org.uk