JOB VACANCY: Berinsfield Voluntary Day Centre – Assistant Organiser (part-time)

Berinsfield Voluntary Day Centre – Assistant Organiser

An empathetic, positive person is required to work one day per week for five hours from 09.30-14.30 either a Wednesday or Friday to backup the Organiser. We are a day centre for the Elderly, therefore experience of working with elderly persons will be preferable or someone with transferable skills. Someone creative, with ideas to engage and help make a happy stimulating environment for our Members would be perfect.

Job location (usual place of work): Berinsfield Voluntary Day Centre

Pay rate: £7.70 per hour

Pay is pro rata?: No

Job title: Assistant Organiser

Applications close on date: Ongoing until we have found the right person

Hours are: Part time

Contract is: Permanent

Job description: Assisting with Organising the Day Centre. To include working with the Organiser and hopefully a second Assistant Organiser. Therefore, flexibility will be required. Duties include running activities or assisting with doing so. Domestic duties connecting with provision of a meal and refreshments during the day (catering is brought in from outside). Caring for our Members (no personal care required). Supporting of Members to move around the Centre as necessary, to include providing their walking aids or an arm to steady them. Preparation and tidying of the Centre before and after the sessions. Persons applying will need to be fit and able to move tables and chairs from time to time. A caring, positive and empathetic person is critical to this role. Someone who has good ideas with a creative flair would also be very useful. Handling of fees and accounting for same, when Organiser is away. Standing in for the Organiser, as required. We need a team player who is able to get on with people from all walks of life! To project a professional and positive image of the Centre to visitors and potential new Members or their families and take referrals as necessary when the Organiser is away. The person appointed will need to abide by all policies and procedures set by Berinsfield Voluntary Day Centre, including data protection and confidentiality.

To apply, please contact: The Chairperson on 01865 341487 or
On a Wednesday or Friday the Organiser on 01865 341941 (from 0900-1400)