Social Care, Administration/ Office Support

Personal Independence Coordinator Support Worker / Administrative Support

  • Croydon
  • £19,295.00
  • Croydon Age UK
  • 35-40 hours per week

THE COMPANY

Age UK Croydon is a vibrant and successful voluntary sector charity whose aim is to promote the health, well-being and independence of older people who live in Croydon.

 

Age UK Croydon works in partnership with the national Age UK charity, which campaigns vigorously at Government level on behalf of all older people.

 

THE ROLE

  • Providing physical support which may include helping with household tasks and personal care.
  • Providing emotional support for an individual and their families.
  • Supporting and helping with health care needs, including routine checks or administrating medication.
  • Encouraging and supporting the development of personal skills through hobbies and interests.
  • Teaching life skills, such as shopping, using public transport and paying for bills.
  • Working with other healthcare professionals to ensure that all care needs meet the highest possible standards.

THE CANDIDATE

  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • A positive mental attitude
  • The ability to problem solve A cheerful, friendly and out-going personality
  • The ability to work flexibly, alone and as part of a team
  • Good administrative ability and IT skills
  • Enhanced DBS or willing to undertake one

OTHER INFORMATION

Salary £19,295 FTE Fixed Term 1 Year Contract (Contract renewal subject to funding) Full-time post (35 hours)

 

Closing date for applications: 30th September 2021

 

Interview Dates: 8th October 2021

 

PAST APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY

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