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: 8 Feb 2021
Posted: 15 Jan 2021

Carers Support Merton (CSM) is a well-established and respected charity in the London Borough of Merton with an ambitious development programme of work to support promote and improve the quality of life of unpaid carers from the age of five.

We are seeking a highly organised Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the Chief Executive to ensure the smooth running of the charity. To be successful in this role you will be highly literate/numerate and have excellent digital skills. You will have a strong desire to help drive the organisation forwards in improving efficiency and be able to manage a diverse workload and competing set of priorities. Working in a small organisation you will need to have a ‘can do’ attitude and be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

We are able to offer the opportunity to join a friendly team and the benefits of flexible working.

Carers Support Merton, as an employer, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. This includes a commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures.

The successful candidate will be subject to a basic DBS check

CSM Vision:
We want unpaid Carers of all ages to have real choices to improve their quality of life and to receive the respect, support and recognition that they deserve.

  • Salary: £28137.20 per annum pro rata (actual salary £16,082.32)
  • Holiday Entitlement: 25 days + Bank Holiday per annum pro rata
  • Hours of Work: 21 hours per week (open to 3 full days or 4/5 shorter days)
  • Location: We are currently working from home due to COVID-19 restrictions but in future the role will be based at our offices in Mitcham, but with the opportunity for some continued homeworking.
  • Contact: Tracy Weight, CEO, Carers Support Merton Tel: 0208 646 7515 Office hours 10-4pm or email info@csmerton.org requesting a call to discuss the role, leaving your number and a convenient time.
  • Closing Date: Monday 8th February 2021 9am
  • Interviews: Weeks Beginning 15th or 22nd February 2021

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Deadline: 31 Jan 2021
Posted: 11 Jan 2021

Age UK Merton is recruiting a full-time I&A Adviser to join their exceptional Information & Advice Service. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a background in advice to provide genuine, high impact person-centred, accredited advice for older people to help them improve their health and wellbeing.

How to apply
You can apply electronically or by post by sending your CV and a covering letter outlining your skills and experience in relation to the Job Description and Person Specification. Your CV should be no more than two sides.

Completed applications should be returned to us by midnight on Sunday 31 January 2021. Applications received after that time will not normally be considered for short listing. Completed applications must be sent to rob@ageukmerton.org.uk ensuring you clearly identify in the email the post you are applying for.

About The Role

  • Salary: £25,000 to £28,000  
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week             
  • Deadline: Sunday 31 January 2021
  • Location: Elmwood Centre, 277 London Road, Mitcham CR4 3NT, also likely home working arrangements with frequent travel throughout the London Borough of Merton
  • Due to the nature of the role a car driver with access to own transport is essential
  • Find out more here