Barking, Greater London
Dagenham, Greater London
£24,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Reconnections is an exciting pilot by Independent Age in the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham and Havering supporting people to reduce their feelings of loneliness and reconnect to life. The service works with over 65’s for an average of six months, building their confidence, resilience and social networks. Our approach inspires creative thinking to achieve the greatest impact for those we support.

We are looking for staff to join our new team. Do you have a passion for helping others, seeing friendships form, overcoming challenges and most of all having fun? We can’t promise office cakes every day, but we can make sure you get the chance to bring your ideas and individuality to the team. Reconnections is a pilot which means we aim to listen, learn and grow together.

Our service is led by Independent Age, a charity founded over 150 years ago for older people and their families. This means there is a wealth of experience and advice we can tap into.

Hours of work:

Full-time (35 hours)

Contract Type:

Fixed term (18 months)


Office in Barking & community based across the boroughs


Caseworker: c.£24,000

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please submit your CV and Supporting Statement/Covering Letter to the email address on the link.


Refreshed on: 17 December 2019
Closed date: 20 December 2019
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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