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Could you bring your skills to our team? See our latest vacancies below:

Trustees - Voluntary Positions

We are looking to strengthen our board with new trustees who have proven and significant achievements in their work areas. 
In particular, we are seeking to increase our expertise in Retail, Fundraising and those with knowledge or experience within the Care Industry.  However we would also be interested in applications from individuals who have previously held Trustee/Board positions or feel they have relevant experience to offer.

For an informal discussion with an existing Trustee, or to apply, please contact Suzanne Clements HR Manager on 01473 298681. 

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Volunteer Manager

The role of the Volunteer Manager is demanding but immensely rewarding. You will be responsible for developing and promoting new volunteering roles and policies, lead on promotion ensuring efficient and effective recruitment of volunteers and be able to present group induction training, organising other training as needed. 

You will need to be able to support service managers through good practice, support and advice and undertake regular monitoring of volunteering activity to meet planned goals and targets.

Salary £15,642 (£21,899 FTE)

Office base at Claydon - with some travel round the county required. Flexible working hours - 25 hours per week

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Closing date 30th January 2018

Befriending Co-ordinator (2 posts)

We are looking for excellent customer service and telephone skills to co-ordinate our existing telephone and visiting befriending service.

Working closely with another Befriending Co-ordinator to gradually grow Suffolk Age UK’s Befriending service. You will support befriending volunteers and their clients. Good organisational and ICT skills required including using a customer focused database.

Salary: £6648 (£15,512 FTE)

Office base at Claydon – some travel round the county required. Flexible working hours 15 hours per week

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Closing date 30th January 2018

Home Services Area Leader - Maternity Cover

Leading on service promotion, staff recruitment, client assessment and quality assurance for your area, you will need to be able to work in partnership with an office based co-ordinator colleague as well as taking an active part within the Home Services team. You will be responsible for managing a group of geographically dispersed staff and will need to be able to travel through your area of the county.

Salary £18,249 FTE

Based at our Head Office, Claydon – but taking responsibility for a defined area within Suffolk. Immediate start with up to 1 year maternity cover. Flexible working hours 25-30 hours per week 

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Closing date 30th January 2018

Chilton There are no guaranteed hours for this role, flexibility will be needed to cover as and when needed for member attendance, absences and planned holidays during the opening days / times Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Home Service Assistants

Location: Variable and as allocated by the local Co-Ordinator

Salary: £7.50 per hour (plus travel time and 40p per mile mileage)
Status: Part-Time. 4-12 hours per week. Flexible hours available dependant on our needs.

We need caring people to join our Home Service team delivering domestic support involving general housework, shopping and laundry to older people in their own home.   The service is offered Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. You must have a friendly manner and your own transport.  There is no personal care involved.

Application closing date: There is no closing date for this application.

We urgently require Home Service Assistants in the following areas:- Lowestoft (NR33), Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich IP1, IP3, IP4, IP14 area, and Newmarket.

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For more information please contact:

HR Department

Phone: 01473 353528

Email: recruitment@ageuksuffolk.org

Age UK Suffolk
HR Department
14 Hillview Business Park
Old Ipswich Road
Claydon
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