Community Link Worker

Salary: £11.47-£12.17 per hour

Closing Date: 09 Apr 2021

Company Name: Age UK Oxfordshire

Nature of the Company: Supporting older people living in Oxfordshire, Age UK Oxfordshire offers flexible working, 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays.

Responsibilities: Our ideal candidate would;
-Have a passion for working with people, passionate about people having their right to choice and control over their lives
-Offer a holistic approach in delivering services and support.
- Be flexible and adaptable in their communication style.
- Committed to team work but able to work independently.

Benefits: Age UK Oxfordshire pays for level 1 cover in a health cash plan. This enables staff to claim money back on many health related costs, such as optical, dental, physiotherapy, acupuncture and much more.
Age UK Oxfordshire pay into a pension scheme held with Scotish Widow.
Our head office is in Abingdon and has plenty of free parking. Most staff start their day from home and travel out to their clients, avoiding the daily commute.

Experience: We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to help us represent and support people in Oxfordshire.
Whilst some experience is beneficial, a passion for the work and values of Age UK Oxfordshire is essential. All training required will be delivered as part of an induction program.

Special Requirements: Travel is a necessary part of the role. Some areas of the county, such as Oxford City, you could use public transport. For most other areas a car will be required.
You will be required to work within a hospital setting. This could be an acute setting such as the John Radcliff or Horton hospital or within a community hospital. This will be a shift of 7.5 hours.

Job Ref: OACP/

Work Location: Oxford city,South Oxfordshire,Vale of Oxfordshire,West Oxfordshire

Salary Details: £11.47-£12.17 per hour

Job Term: Temporary

Appointment Type: Full Time,Part Time

Hours: 21-35 hours available. This is a one year contract with the possibility to extend

Closing Date: 09 Apr 2021

Further Details: For full details of all roles available please visit our website https://www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshire/about-us/work-for-us/

We have several positions available across the county. Namely in Oxford City, South, West and Vale. Some weekend work may be required.

You must complete and return the application form to [email protected] for consideration.

Successful applicants will be called to interview on a rolling basis.