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Varied role for someone with great communication skills and strong all-round office experience

Administrator: Day and Outreach Services

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 per annum (FTE 36 hours) plus £1,000 Outer London Weighting

Hours: 36 hours per week - job share may be possible

Location: New Malden

You will carry out a range of administrative duties for our organisation. The role will include admin support to our busy day and outreach services team and assisting with our front-line reception desk. Numeracy and an eye for accuracy is essential in this role as cash handling and reconciliation is involved.  An excellent communicator, with proven office admin and up-to-date IT skills, you will have a professional and flexible approach with the ability to work both on your own initiative and as part of a team.

Role Description

To apply, please download an application pack (zip file at the top of this page) and return to [email protected]

Opportunity to play key supporting role in Kingston's new social prescribing service

Administrator: Community Connector Service

Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum plus £1,000 Outer London Weighting

(fixed term contract to September 2019 – may be extended)

Hours: 36 hours per week

Location: New Malden  

Our newly launched Community Connectors team is already busy - and needs high quality administrative support.

A pro-active communicator, with up-to-date IT skills, and the ability to work as part of a team, you'll have daily contact with clients, and professionals referring to the service. An important part of the role will be to ensure service data is recorded accurately and to required standards, supporting colleagues with this.

This is a key supporting role with potential for development, since collecting data and evidence demonstrating the effectiveness of the Community Connector pilot will be key to its future commissioning.

Role Description

To apply, please download an application pack (zip file at the top of this page) and return to [email protected]

Join our quality assured Information, Advice & Advocacy Service

Information Officer

Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 per annum (FTE 36 hours)

Hours: 21 hours per week

Location: New Malden  

We are looking for an Information Officer to act as a first point of contact to anyone contacting the organisation, through answering calls at our head office, assessing the nature of the enquiry and responding accordingly. As a member of a small team, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of this area of work.

Experience of dealing with the public on the phone is essential, but full training in the role is provided. Good opportunity for progression.

Role description

To apply, please download an application pack (zip file at the top of this page) and return to [email protected]

Connected Kingston and Staywell

An exciting developmental opportunity in Kingston 

Staywell Community Connector Service

Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum (FTE 36 hours) - full and part-time roles available

Location: based in New Malden, but able to travel across Kingston borough  

As part of Kingston’s developing social prescribing programme – Connected Kingston - Staywell is recruiting to a new team of Community Connectors. This team of Tier (II) social prescribers, will sit within Staywell’s existing Community Team, and will work predominantly, but not exclusively with Kingston’s frail elderly population.

This new service is one part of Connected Kingston and Kingston Coordinated Care Programme. Growing evidence from across the country has shown that social prescribing can make a significant impact on an individual’s use of health and social care services (reduced hospital admissions, use of primary care etc), as well as having positive health and wellbeing outcomes and improved quality of life for the individuals themselves.

Role Description

To apply, please download an application pack (zip file) and return to [email protected]

Do you enjoy variety?

Can you help us revitalise our community centre cafes?

Cook (2 vacancies)

Hours: 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Salary: £10,512 to £11,500 per annum

Location: Woodhatch (Reigate) and Horley

The cafes are the hubs of our friendly centres at Woodhatch and Horley, which provide meeting places for local older people, and other residents.

We need a Cook for each centre, who will work together with the centre management as a team, and help us revitalise the catering service offered. You'll have the ability and enthusiasm to create fresh and varied menus, within a café-style environment which appeals to a wide range of tastes and preferences.

Not only will you be preparing a variety of meals, snacks and refreshments, but you'll need to be the friendly and professional face at front of house, and have the ability to plan and deliver catering for special events, parties and meetings.

You will need to be able to work with and supervise/support a small team of cafe volunteers.

Role Description  Cook

How to apply

To apply for either post, please download an application pack (zip file – link at the top of this page) and return to [email protected]  

For an informal chat about the role before applying, please call Cathy Weight on 020 8942 8256.

Want rewarding work that really makes a difference?

[email protected] Workers – part-time

Job description: Make a real difference in your local community by joining our dedicated team of staff working to support older people to live independently in their own homes. Along with everyday domestic tasks such as  housework, shopping, meal preparation and laundry, you could be providing friendly social visits or taking clients on outings and to appointments. No personal care is involved.

'I have been part of the Staywell team for just over two and a half years and I am not exaggerating when I say that this has been the best job I have ever had. We have gone from strength to strength to deliver a service which enables our clients to feel supported through decision making and choices which empowers their lives and gives them a greater sense of wellbeing. I have felt supported by everyone from the very first day I started.' (Sally, [email protected] Team)

A Disclosure of Criminal Records (DBS) check will be required for this role.

Tenure/hours: Initial two-month induction period leading to a contract of 18, 24, or 30 hours per week

Salary: Salaried roles on an hourly rate of £9.24 - £9.84 per hour, with travel time and expenses paid

Location: Homes in and around Kingston upon Thames

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How to apply

To apply for this role, please download and complete our application pack (zip file - link at top of page) and return all completed forms to us by emailing: [email protected]

Looking for flexible, local work?

Casual/temporary staff required for our friendly social centres

in Banstead, Woodhatch (Reigate) and Horley

Caretakers, cleaners, minibus drivers, cooks.

Evening work available for caretaker/cleaner.

Good prospect of becoming permanent employee.

£9.50 - £9.80 per hour

Find out more, call Cathy Weight on 020 8942 8256.