Jobs

If you have a vacancy that is relevant to Merton's voluntary, community or faith sector and would like to list it here send the details to us at mertonconnected@mvsc.co.uk.

Deadline: 1 Aug 2021
Posted: 8 Jul 2020

Home Instead Senior Care is the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people. With minimum visits of one hour, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide. We match our CAREGivers to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enables us to provide personalised support.  

We are looking for people with kind, compassionate hearts who want to make a true difference to the quality of life for our clients to join our team in Wimbledon or Kingston as a CAREGiver. As a CAREGiver, you will provide a variety of non-medical services to help them keep independent in their own home.

You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people. This could be personal experience of caring for a family member or voluntary experience. You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others.

Qualifications
No professional experience required. Full training provided. All we ask is that you have a big heart and want to make a difference the the lives of our clients.

About The Role | How To Apply

  • Wimbledon & Kingston 
  • Part-time 
  • £10.55 - £12.00 per hour 
  • Closing date: 01/08/2021
  • Apply here

 

Deadline: 30 Nov 2020
Posted: 5 Oct 2020

Age UK Merton is looking for an experienced caring person to provide domestic support to older people in Merton. Some of the duties will include housework, laundry, ironing, bed changing, shopping, social outings, and preparation of light snacks. This list is not exhaustive. There will be no personal care duties. 

The role will provide domestic support for older people across Merton as part of our At Home Services. The role will primarily deliver housework, cleaning and shopping but the service also provides people with regular social connection, companionship and access to our wide range of other services. Duties will include cleaning, laundry, ironing, bed changing, shopping, and preparation of light meals. This list is not exhaustive. There will be no personal care duties. You may also be required to work at short notice to provide cover or support for clients discharged from hospital.

Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service and references. Applicants with 2 years prior experience within health, care or a similar role will be prioritised.

To apply, please download the documents below. Complete the application and equal opportunities forms and send them to athome@ageukmerton.org.uk or to our office address, marked for the attention of Natalie Tempero. If you have any questions please email or phone us on 020 8648 5792.

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Deadline: 19 Nov 2020
Posted: 28 Oct 2020

Merton & Lambeth Citizens Advice is looking for a Specialist Services Manager to join their team. You will manage the charity’s specialist services and projects including line management of service advisers, ensuring quality is at its highest as well as meeting our contract and performance targets. You will work with stakeholders including partners/funders and produce regular monitoring reports. If you are passionate about supporting individuals and families in need are a natural team leader with project and line management experience, and are interested in joining a dedicated professional team we would love to hear from you.

You must be prepared to work flexibly. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, work will be home based until our offices and outreach venues re-open.  Our offices have excellent public transport links and Mitcham also has a carpark.  We offer a friendly and welcoming work environment and can provide flexible work opportunities dependent on service demands. 

Please see the full Job Description

  • Terms and Conditions
  • Part-time position (3 days a week (between Mon to Thurs)
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Base location: CAML Office (but currently home working owing to Covid-19)
  • Salary: £18,000 for 3 day week (£30,000 FTE)

How To Apply
If you’re interested in the role and joining us, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please read the guidance notes and complete the Application Form. Please send the completed application form (together with Equality Monitoring Information) to recruitment@caml.org.uk (please note we will not consider CVs for this role). The deadline for applications is 6pm, Thursday 19 November 2020. Remote interviews will be held w/c 23 November 2020. If you do not hear from us, we are afraid your application was unsuccessful.

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Deadline: 9 Nov 2020
Posted: 27 Oct 2020

Age UK Merton is recruiting three Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinators to join ttheir Living Well service.

The Wellbeing Co-ordinators will have an essential role in the response to the Coronavirus pandemic. They will work directly with older people to conduct 1-2-1 person-centred assessments and work with our clients to identify solutions to help them access high quality information & advice, practical support to stay independent, improve their social connection and keep active. 

Post holders will work in closely with partners across the health and care system to ensure referrals are connected to the appropriate services, record and track client action plans using our impact measurement tools and monitor outcomes to allow Age UK Merton to successfully evaluate the extension of the Living Well service. 

About The Role | How To Apply

  • Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 
  • Hours: 37.5 per week 
  • Closing date: Monday 9th November, 12 noon
  • Interview date: Wednesday 11th November
  • The role will be part-office, part-home based with regular travel in Merton for home visits 
  • Contract: Fixed-term to 31 March 2021 (extension subject to successful evaluation & funding) 
  • Click here for full job description and job pack