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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: £8.95 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  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.

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: £8.95 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  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.

 

 

Operations Director - Performance and Quality

Age UK Leeds is a leading local charity with a strong reputation for providing high quality services that contribute to improvements in the health and wellbeing of older people in Leeds. Along with other partners across the city we are facing a critical period, as the full impact of the pandemic on the older population emerges it is essential that we are well placed to respond positively to address health inequalities, promote independence and increase resilience.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our well established Senior Management Team where you will be in a position to shape and lead the development of new initiatives as well as providing senior leadership oversight of two of our key city-wide existing services ensuring they continue to deliver to the highest standards meeting the diverse needs of the older people of Leeds.

Starting salary £35,745 to £38,890 + pension

Working Hours: 37 Hours per week

Closing Date: Tuesday 01st June 2021

Interview Date: Wednesday 9th June 2021

As the Operations Director – Performance and Quality you will be directly responsible for providing strategic operational leadership for the following key services; Hospital to Home (including the current Home Comfort pilot), Information and Advice and SWIFt (Supporting Wellbeing).

In addition, you will have organisation wide responsibility for;

  • The development and implementation of organisation-wide quality management processes, procedures

  • Service user engagement, to ensure that service user involvement is key in the development and delivery of all services, and is embedded in practice and development

  • Oversight of volunteer recruitment, development and engagement

As a member of the SMT you will directly contribute to the strategic planning and development of Age UK Leeds, working as part of a team help to shape the vision, culture and core values of the organisation.  You must have the ability to work to tight deadlines, prioritise conflicting work loads and delegate effectively. You will have proven ability to build and manage effective and high performing teams. Experience of effective partnership working in a health or social care environment and with a range of stakeholders is essential for this post.

Further details and an application pack are available below.

Application Form

Age UK Background

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job Description

Person Specification

 Application Packs may be available in other formats on request to humanresources@ageukleeds.org.uk or contact us on 07395851568.

For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Iain Anderson on 0113 203 1103 or mobile 07983251393