Work for Age UK Shropshire Telford & WrekinHome Support Worker

£7.50 per hour plus an enhancement for mileage travel and holidays.

Are you interested in supporting older people at home? Do you have the skills to provide a quality domestic or gardening service?

We are looking for casual part time Home Support Workers throughout Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin. No personal care is involved and we require a commitment of a minimum 10 hours per week. A driving licence and your own transport are preferred. The post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Interviews: week commencing Monday 24 October 2017
Induction training: Tuesday 31 October & Thursday 2 November 2017 (successful applicants must be available for both days)

Send your contact details to or call our Help at Home team on 01743 233 788 and we’ll send you an application pack.

Benefits Officer

£19,900 to £20,415 (37 hours) pro rata for 18.5 hours per week. Based in Shrewsbury.

Providing a high quality benefits service to older people is a crucial element of Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin.

We are seeking an experienced person, who has an empathy with older people, to join our team which is part of our Help at Home service. The work will include helping older people achieve their benefits entitlements, giving advice and assisting with appeals and reconsiderations.

You will also be required to provide training, talks and presentations to various groups throughout Shropshire. You will need to have three years experience, including applicable current benefits knowledge and the ability to support older people in appeals and reconsiderations.

For further information and an application pack (please note we do not accept CVs) call our Shrewsbury office on 01743 233 123 or email us at

Closing date: Friday 27 October 2017

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from minority groups who are currently underrepresented in our workforce.

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