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

Working for Age UK Wigan Borough

'I love working for Age UK Wigan Borough - it is one of the most satisfying jobs I have ever had knowing I make a difference to the older people living in our area.'

(Quote from Investors in People assessment March 2020)

Age UK Wigan Borough is a local independent charity. We help over 3,000 local older people every year, offering activities, events, befriending, practical support and information/advice. It's a great place to work if you really want to make a difference in people's lives.

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

Age UK Wigan Borough cannot accept any responsibility for the failure to receive electronic applications.

For all vacancies please ensure that you read, complete and return GAP 1 and 2 to

Alternatively, you can post your application to:

Central Services Manager - Age UK Wigan Borough
Pennyhurst Mill
Haig Street
WN3 4AZ 

Telephone: 01942 615880 

Personal CVs will not be accepted as applications under any circumstances.

Age UK Wigan Borough reserves the right to restrict applications to the first 50.

General Application Pack (GAP)

GAP 1 - Application Form 

GAP 2 - Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form 

GAP 3 - Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

GAP 4 - Our Values Statement

N.B.  All documents are in Word.   If you are unable to access word documents, please contact us, giving your address, to arrange for copies to be sent in the post.

Home Helpers

We are seeking Home Helpers to support our shopping and cleaning service.

Hours are variable to suit - we work Monday to Thursday 9am - 5pm and Fridays 9am to 4.30pm.  Most Home Helpers work between 12 and 24 hours a week. There is no evening or weekend work.  This is a zero hour contract but staff develop a regular rota.  You will work in an area close to your home - we need people across Wigan Borough but particularly in the Leigh/Tyldesley/Atherton/Mosley Common area.

£National Living Wage

HH Job Description and Person Specification

Interviews to be arranged as required.


Age UK Wigan Borough is committed to equality and diversity in all that it does and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.