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Help at Home Support Worker - Variable Contract

Age UK Leeds is a leading local voluntary sector organisation providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. 

Are you looking for a weekday, flexible role that fits around your home life?

Help at Home are looking for support workers to provide cleaning, laundry, shopping, meal assistance and companionship to elderly people living in their own homes.

We have clients who are waiting for help now and need to expand our fantastic team of staff.

If you have experience in some or all of these areas we would love to hear from you.

A full driving license and access to a vehicle for business use is essential.

Service: Help at Home Service

Salary: £9.25  per hour

Hours: Variable hours contract

Closing Date: Ongoing

Interview Date: There is no set date for interviews.  These will be scheduled in as and when suitable applications are received

Location: Leeds and the community

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Julie Skelton  07983 215865

 How to Apply

To apply for this role please download the following documents which make up the application pack. Please note that all applicants must complete the application form as we do not accept CVs.

Application Pack Documents:

Application Form

Age UK Leeds Background

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Please submit your completed application and monitoring form to our Admin Team by email at  humanresources@ageukleeds.org.uk or by post to Human Resources, Age UK Leeds, Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA.

Please note that postal applications must reach us the working day before the deadline in order to be considered for shortlisting.

For further information about applying for the role contact the HR Officer on 07395851568

Application packs may be available in other formats on request.

Help at Home Support Worker- Casual Contract

 Age UK Leeds is a leading local voluntary sector organisation providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. 

Are you looking for a weekday, flexible role that fits around your home life?

Help at Home are looking for support workers to provide cleaning, laundry, shopping, meal assistance and companionship to elderly people living in their own homes.

We have clients who are waiting for help now and need to expand our fantastic team of staff.

If you have experience in some or all of these areas we would love to hear from you.

A full driving license and access to a vehicle for business use is essential.

Service: Help at Home Service

Salary: £9.25 per hour

Hours: Casual hours contract

Closing Date: Ongoing

Interview Date: There is no set date for interviews.  These will be scheduled in as and when suitable applications are received

Location: Leeds and the community

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Julie Skelton  07983 215865

How to Apply

To apply for this role please download the following documents which make up the application pack. Please note that all applicants must complete the application form as we do not accept CVs.

Application Pack Documents:

Application Form

Age UK Leeds Background

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Please submit your completed application and monitoring form to our Admin Team by email at  humanresources@ageukleeds.org.uk or by post to Human Resources, Age UK Leeds, Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA.

Please note that postal applications must reach us the working day before the deadline in order to be considered for shortlisting.

For further information about applying for the role contact the HR Officer on 07395851568

Application packs may be available in other formats on request.

 

 

Hospital to Home Support Worker

Age UK Leeds is a leading local voluntary sector organisation providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. 

Are you looking for a role that is varied and challenging, where you have the potential to make a real difference and improve the lives of older people in Leeds? If so, we at Age UK Leeds, are looking to recruit a Support Worker to support our existing Hospital To Home team

Service: Hospital to Home

Salary: SC4 £20,092 Pro rata

Hours: Part Time 28 hours per week – TWO roles, each at 56 hours per fortnight on a 7 day rota basis. Current service hours are between 10am and 7pm but these may alter based on the needs of the service and funding

Closing Date: Ongoing

Interview Date: Ongoing

Location : St James University Hospital, Leeds and in the community.

Age UK Leeds is a leading local voluntary sector organisation providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. 

Are you looking for a role that is varied and challenging, where you have the potential to make a real difference and improve the lives of older people in Leeds? If so, we at Age UK Leeds, are looking to recruit a Support Worker to support our existing Hospital To Home team.

About the role

In this role you will work as part of the Hospital to Home Team, who provide transportation to facilitate hospital discharge and who carry out support tasks within people’s homes to prevent further hospital admissions. The team, also, assess individuals’ wider support needs and effectively signpost and refer onto other organisations to ensure longer term support is put in place.

About the Hospital To Home Service

Our service prides itself on its “Home First” and patient-centred approach and supports those over 60, who have suffered a period of illness that has affected their independence following a hospital admission or visit to A&E. We work closely with professionals from across the Health & Social Care sector and a range of other agencies to encourage clients to access services that will improve their health and wellbeing and retain their independence.

About you

You must have good communication and organisational skills and the ability to assess and respond to the needs of older people. Problem solving and using your initiative, whether lone-working or as part of a team, to provide support, you will work from our base at St James’ University Hospital and out in the community.

This is a hugely rewarding role delivering many different aspects of emotional and practical support to a wide range of patients. If you are passionate about making a difference and have empathy towards others then we would love to hear from you.

Full training will be provided.

We welcome applications from those with “lived experience” as well as those with formal qualifications.

How to Apply

To apply for this role please download the following documents which make up the application pack. Please note that all applicants must complete the application form as we do not accept CVs.

Application Pack Documents:

Application Form

Age UK Leeds Background

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job Description

Person Specification

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Victoria Pearson, Healthcare Services Manager, 07895 330371

Please submit your completed application and monitoring form to our Admin Team by email at  humaresources@ageukleeds.org.uk or by post to Human Resources, Age UK Leeds, Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA.

Please note that postal applications must reach us the working day before the deadline in order to be considered for shortlisting.

For further information about applying for the role contact the HR Officer on 07395851568

Application packs may be available in other formats on request.

Senior Advice Worker (Job Share)

Age UK Leeds is a leading local voluntary sector organisation providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. 

Service: Information and Advice

Salary: SC6 point 18 £24,982 – pro rata for 3 days

Hours: 22 hours per week

Closing Date: Friday 3rd December  2021

Interview Date: Monday 13th December 2021

Location: Leeds

 As an Senior Advice Worker  you will be responsible to the Information Services Manager. This role is a job share and you will be expected to work with the existing Senior Advice Worker.

The successful candidate will have the ability to provide advice, ensure quality of service and coordinate volunteers.

At least 2 years’ experience of delivering advice, working within quality standards and using databases and spreadsheets to produce reports is essential for this post.

Experience of working with older people and managing volunteers would be of a distinct advantage.

You will be based at Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA

How to Apply

To apply for this role please download the following documents which make up the application pack. Please note that all applicants must complete the application form as we do not accept CVs.

Application Pack Documents:

Application Form

Age UK Leeds Background

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job Description

Person Specification

For general enquiries: Claire Ruston (Information Services Manager) 07562 437037

Please submit your completed application and monitoring form to our Admin Team by email at  humanresources@ageukleeds.org.uk or by post to Human Resources, Age UK Leeds, Bradbury Building, Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA.

Please note that postal applications must reach us the working day before the deadline in order to be considered for shortlisting.

For further information about applying for the role contact the HR Officer on 07395851568

Application packs may be available in other formats on request.