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Age UK Sheffield is a great place to work. Could you bring your skills to our team? See our latest vacancies below.

Working for Age UK Sheffield

Age UK Sheffield is a local independent charity with 40 staff members. We help over 4000 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.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Because of the nature of our work with older people, all roles are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

If there are no current vacancies to interest you, please take a look at the other ways you can get involved with us.

Sales and Trading Manager (30hrs per week)

Ref – STM2018

£Competitive to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Plus 30 days annual leave (pro-rata based on full time 36.25 hours) and pension

Do you have a track record of success in leading a team in a sales role in which older people are the main customer base? This role aims to maximise the sales of trading products and our charitable services to older people in Sheffield through effective marketing and the leadership of an efficient, customer-focused service.

Based in our Sheffield city centre office, you will lead our work throughout the city to maximise and product quotes, complete sales, and promote our charitable services and the charity as a whole.

This role is to be worked six hours per day, five days per week. The ideal candidate will have recent experience with supervisory responsibility in a Financial Conduct Authority-regulated service targeted at older people. If you are new to the Age UK Enterprises network, you would be required to successfully complete 16 days of training in the first six months. This training could take place anywhere in the UK and is likely to involve some overnight stays.

Closing date for applications:    Monday 19 March at 9.00am

Interviews will be held on Thursday 29 March. 

Click here for the Sales and Trading Manager recruitment pack.

1-2-1 Practical Assistants (hours flexible, to be negotiated)

Ref – 121PA2018

£7.83 per hour

Plus 30 days annual leave (pro-rata based on full time 36.25 hours) and pension

Are you committed to supporting older people to live independently in their own homes? If so, our 1-2-1 Practical Assistant roles may be for you.

These roles provide an agreed programme of support to older people in Sheffield, carrying  out a wide range of practical tasks to a high standard within the required timescale.

These tasks may include (but are not limited to):

  • supporting customers with reading and dealing with correspondence, collecting pensions, paying bills, setting up direct debits;
  • enable customers to shop, cook and eat – this may include assisting with preparation of a shopping list, accompanying customers to the shops and/or enabling customer to shop ‘on-line’;
  • enable customers to set up and access appointments;
  • household cleaning.

Click here for the application pack for these roles. Applications for our 1-2-1 Practical Assistant roles are accepted on an ongoing basis.

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