Salary: £21,430 per annum
Closing date: midnight on Monday 18th November 2019
We are looking for an experienced professional to work alongside colleagues providing specialist information and advice to older people. The post holder will provide support to older people, their carers, relatives and friends in person, over the phone and in writing. If you have good interpersonal and IT skills and the ability to empathise with the issues older people face, we'd love to hear from you. For further information about the role and to apply please visit Age UK Bromley and Greenwich website.
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £24,500 + 3% pension
Closing date: noon 25th November 2019
Interviews: Friday 29th November 2019
Our Young Carers Service supports young carers aged 4-19 to manage their caring relationships while also enjoying their childhoods. As Support Worker, you'll be delivering support to all young carers, including those isolated and hard to reach, by offering a programme of outreach through schools and local organisations. We're looking for someone with experience of working with children and young people who has excellent communication skills. This a a real opportunity to make a difference to the lives of young carers. You'll be working across the borough with a base at Bromley Mencap. Find out more and how to apply at their website.
Take Home and Settle Assistant
Hours: Monday-Friday 1pm-5pm
Closing date: midnight, Tuesday 26th November 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 3rd December 2019
Salary: Retainer and shift payment made at London Living wage.
We are recruiting caring, reliable, empathetic people to help older people return home after a stay in hospital. Bromley Well's Take Home & Settle Assistants will escort older people home from the Princess Royal University hospital and Orpington Hospital in the Borough of Bromley and settle them in at home reassuring them and offering support with shopping and other tasks where required. Based at Age UK Bromley and Greenwich, please find full details of this role at their website.
LifeStyle Support Workers (x2)
Salary: £23,950 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Closing date: midnight, Sunday 1st December 2019
Interviews: Thursday 4th December 2019
We are looking for two experienced professionals to work in the Bromley Well Long Term Health Conditions (LTHC) team, based at Age UK Bromley and Greenwich offices in central Bromley. You'll be responsible for the day-to-day operations of this programme for Bromley residents, providing support to adults living with LTHCs by telephone, text and face-to-face, prompting clients to develop skills to make positive changes. More information and full application pack here.
Please search our Volunteering Database for details of volunteering opportunities in the borough, including all Bromley Well volunteering vacancies.
Here's a taste of some current volunteer roles
Peer Support Volunteer for Mental Health Carers
We're looking for volunteers to co-facilitate monthly peer support sessions and workshops to help carers share their experiences in a supportive and confidential group setting.
Volunteers should have experience of managing small groups and knowledge of different mental health conditions. We are particularly interested in hearing from anyone who has experience of being a carer for a loved one and feels they could support others going through a similar experience.
This volunteer role is based with Bromley, Lewisham and Greenwich Mind, one of the 5 charities delivering Bromley Well Services.
For full details and how to apply, please see their website.
Closing date: 5:00pm on Friday 27th September 2019
Telephone Support Service Volunteer (posted 23/5/2019)
Do you have a few hours a week to spare and like chatting to people on the phone?
Bromley Well is looking for a volunteer to help with our telephone call service, which supports people with physical disabilities and people with learning disabilities. You'll be given a list of clients to contact on a regular basis to ensure they're keeping well, looking after themselves and getting the support they need.
If you like talking to people on the phone and are a good listener, you could really make a difference to our clients’ lives and help to stop them feeling isolated.
You'll be provided with a mobile phone and you'll be able to work from home. Hours are flexible and full training will be given.
To find out more information please contact Sue Fuller on 020 8466 0790 or email Sue.Fuller@BromleyWell.org.uk
Activity Volunteer for the Young Carers Service (posted 25/4/2019)
Love working with children and want to have fun while volunteering?
Bromley Well Young Carers service is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help at our monthly activity days which help to give young carers aged 4-19 years in Bromley the essential break they need from their caring responsibilities and the opportunity to be children and have fun. Hours are flexible and on an ad hoc basis. Full details and you can apply here. You can also get in touch with Ellie Morris, Young Carers Coordinator for more information and to apply firstname.lastname@example.org