Age UK Lewisham & Southwark are recruiting

Age UK Lewisham & Southwark are recruiting

Age UK Lewisham & Southwark are recruiting for an iCan worker. This is an exciting new post working within their existing Information and Advice Service, providing person centred information, advice and support for older people experiencing a significant life event. This will be through drop-ins, appointments at their office and home visits.

The post sits within the Independent Living Services which is a supportive team delivering a range of services to enable older people to live safe and independent lives.

The successful candidate will be confident delivering accurate information and generalist advice including welfare benefits, housing, consumer and community care and will be able to quickly learn about the full range of local services and help available to older people in Southwark.

They are looking for enthusiastic, collaborative and flexible individuals with at least one year’s experience (voluntary or paid) of delivering advice, with excellent literacy, communication and numeracy skills.

AUKLS is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

How to apply?

You find out all the role details here and access the application form.

Closing date: 5:00pm Wednesday 26 July 2017.

Interviews: Wednesday 2 August 2017.