Age UK Sheffield provides high quality services, tailored to the needs and wishes of individual older people. We are ambitious, driven by a desire to help older people live independent and fulfilling lives, able to make choices and live life to the full.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a team that will make a real difference to the lives of older people in Sheffield.

Independent Living Coordinator

21.75 hours per week to be worked over 3 days
£19,238 per annum plus pension (pro rata) - Actual salary £11,543
Post Ref: ILC1117

Age UK Sheffield is looking for an Independent Living coordinator to join our innovative service working with older people across Sheffield.

If you have drive, enthusiasm, a solution focused approach, can provide excellent customer service and have the ability to raise expectations about what is possible in later life this position is for you. You will be a confident people person, highly organised and enjoy taking responsibility, listening and practical problem-solving. You will relish working in a constantly evolving environment. You will have the ability to inspire and engage older people. You will be a brilliant listener and quick to understand the wants and desires of others. Specific duties include completing holistic assessments and support plans, facilitating access to services, resources and facilities and supporting with benefit applications.  

You will have experience in working in a customer facing role, be happy working independently and as part of a team and have the ability to travel across Sheffield.

Closing date for applications:    Friday 17th November at midday

Interviews: there will be a 3 part recruitment process to be held on the 6th of December

For an application pack please click here. If you have any problems downloading the pack, please e-mail or call (0114) 250 2850.

All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.  CVs are not accepted.

Age UK Sheffield is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.