Southwark, London

£23,500 per annum


HL Outreach support worker

About the organisation

Age UK Lewisham & Southwark is always working to improve later life for many older people who face common challenges with care, illness, is... Read more

Job Description

Are you passionate about supporting older people to become more active in their community? Do you have lots of creativity, drive and enthusiasm to set up and manage a programme of activities?

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark are currently looking for an Outreach Support Worker to develop community and volunteer led activities for older people. This role is an integral to building on the work of our Healthy Living Centre.

This is a busy and rewarding role giving you the opportunity to make a real difference.  You will have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to develop strong relationships, enthuse and persuade people in addition to experience of volunteering or managing volunteers. This will be a fantastic opportunity to develop your project skills, no two days will be the same and you will be making a valuable difference to people living in Southwark.

AUKLS is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity

Closing date: 9am Monday 25th September 2017

Interview date: Friday 29th September 2017

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