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Home Services Area Leader

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 working as part of the wider Home Services team to ensure good customer service and effective communication.

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.

Based at our Head Office, Claydon – covering a specific geographic area
Flexible working hours 25-30 hours per week
Salary £18,249 FTE

Closing date: 14 June 2018. Interviews to be held Thursday 21 June 2018

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Community Links Project Co-ordinator

A new project, an exciting opportunity to help us build a network of community based volunteers. As Coordinator, you will be expected to create and support the Community Links Network. You will be responsible for promoting the project and identifying geographic areas where the network can develop. You will recruit, train and provide ongoing support to volunteers. You will ensure our volunteers are kept up to date so that they can be effective ambassadors of Age UK Suffolk in their local community.

The Community Links Network is designed to give older people a voice. Through the network, Age UK Suffolk will work within local communities, sharing information on services with older people, their families and carers and local clubs and groups. The network will also collect feedback on local services and key issues impacting upon older people in the community.

Based at Age UK Suffolk’s Head Office in Claydon with regular travel around the county

Working hours 15 hours per week, ideally across 3 days

£7039pa - Two year fixed term contract

Closing date: Friday 22 June 2018 - Interviews likely to be Thursday 5 July 2018

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Home Service Assistants

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

Salary: £8.00 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.

There is no closing date for this application.

We urgently require Home Service Assistants in the following areas:- 

Ipswich (IP1 and IP4) / Bury St Edmunds (IP32 and IP33), Mildenhall and Newmarket

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For more information please contact:

HR Department

Phone: 01473 353528


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

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