POSITION NOW CLOSED
Salary: £8.33 per hour
Hours: Building up to minimum of 12hrs per week.
Age UK Lancashire have a vision where those in later life can make positive contributions to the communities they live in, make informed choices and retain their independence and wellbeing.
Our Home Help service assists older people in remaining active, independent and linked in to their local community. Our positions can provide flexible hours with the option of increasing working hours depending on the need in your location.
The service is available between 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday so there is no weekend or evening work. As a Home Help you will provide regular visits to older people in their own homes and be responsible for a wide range of household chores including cleaning, dusting, vacuuming, laundry and ironing. Some older people may also request to have errands completed for example shopping or picking up prescriptions.
Our Home Helps need to have a genuine interest in the wellbeing of older people with a flexible attitude and good time management skills. This is a rewarding job as our Home Helps can form friendly relationships with older people.
Guidance and support is offered at all times and training is provided. You will need to have your own transport and a DBS will be required for this role.
Please note that there are no personal care duties involved in this role
The work of the Home Help is very localised, please only apply if you live in the areas specified.
Closing date: 10.00am Monday 6th January 2020
Further information and application form can be downloaded below. Alternatively please email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring Carolyn on 01253 783716