Do you want a job that makes a positive difference in people’s lives?
Age UK Croydon is a growing organisation, with a dynamic staff team and over ninety volunteers. We exist to make later life easier for all older people in the London Borough of Croydon, by offering a range of services and activities that aim to help them live as independently as possible within the community.
This is a new exciting opportunity to join our team and support our work. This post is part of the Reablement Link Team, which focuses on supporting people discharged from Hospital to get back to baseline and improve their independence by working towards personalised goals and connecting people with their community. The Reablement Link Team work alongside LIFE (Living Independently for Everyone), a multi-disciplinary team of Health and Social care professionals.
Reablement Link Worker
Salary: £26,765 FTE per annum Pro Rata on 28 hours per week £21,412
The important qualities we are looking for are;
- Strong understanding of person-centred working
- Adaptable to change
- Positive, motivated attitude
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work flexibly, alone and as part of a team
If you are passionate about making a difference to the lives of the older people who use our services, and want to contribute to an organisation which is continuously striving to improve, then we would love to hear from you.
This role will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. For further information or a full application pack, please click the link below. Large print application form is also available.
CV’s will not be accepted.
Closing date for applications: 9.00am on Monday 9th December 2019
Interview Date: Friday 13th December 2019
Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.
Age UK Croydon is an equal opportunities employer and any discrimination or harassment on the grounds of colour, sex, race, nationality, religion, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, domestic circumstances, trade union membership/non-membership, or age will not be tolerated