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Freelance Minibus Driver

Elders Voice are looking for an experienced Freelance Minibus Driver to drive our clients to and from our Day Centre in Kensal Green.

Elders Voice is a charity supporting older people in the London Borough of Brent. We run three Day Centres a week for older people and older people with dementia. The Day Centres offer a warm and welcoming environment in which older people can take part in a variety of activities and enjoy a change of scenery. We are looking for a genuine and kind, Freelance Minibus Driver to drive our clients to our Day Centre in the morning and drop them home in the afternoon.

Hours: 15 hours per week; morning shift 9am-11.30am / afternoon shift 3.30-5.30/6pm
Days: Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays
Salary: £20 per hour (responsible for own taxes & NI)
Reporting to: Wellbeing Manager

Person Specification

Essential

  • D1 category driving license
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of driving
  • Genuine and kind
  • Live locally

Desirable

  • MiDAS certified
  • Experience of working with and supporting older people

To apply for the role please send your CV and covering letter, demonstrating how you meet the criteria laid out in the person specification, to Karolina Januszek, Operations Director: karolinaj@eldersvoice.org.uk.


IT Tutor for Beginners Computer Class

Elders Voice is looking for an experienced IT Tutor to deliver a weekly, beginners computer class to older people in Brent.

Elders Voice have secured funding to deliver a new project called ‘Healthy Minds, Healthy Bodies’ which includes a free, weekly computer class. The aim of the class is to promote social inclusion in the community, provide older people with the opportunity to learn & be mentally stimulated and demystify the myth of technology being difficult to use.

Hours: 1 hour per week (Wednesdays, 1pm-2pm, starting 8th January 2020)
Salary: £35 per hour
Reporting to: Operations Director

Responsibilities

    • Teach participants basic computer skills; how to set-up an email account and send & receive emails and how to browse the web & shop online safely
    • Improve participants’ overall confidence when using information technology
    • Design a 12 week syllabus in advance of the class beginning
    • Design simple, step-by-step handouts that participants can use as a guide
    • Manage 2-3 volunteers

Person Specification

Essential

      • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in teaching IT to beginners
      • Experience in producing class handouts
      • Ability to develop strong & meaningful relationships

Desirable

      • Experience of working with older people
      • Experience of delivering a computer class in a community setting
      • Teaching qualifications

To apply for the role please send your CV and covering letter, demonstrating how you meet the criteria laid out in the person specification, to Karolina Januszek, Operations Director: karolinaj@eldersvoice.org.uk.

Closing date: Friday 13th December 2019