Local Voluntary and Community Sector Job Opportunities
An Opportunity to Join Us
Job opportunities with Harrogate & Ripon CVS and with our member and partner organisations will appear on this page.
If you are thinking about offering time to a local organisation as a volunteer, please click here to find out more. Volunteering can be an excellent introduction to working in the voluntary sector - many people currently working in the sector started as volunteers.
If you belong to a local voluntary organisation which is a member of Harrogate & Ripon CVS and you would like to include an opportunity on this page, please email the details to us.
Care @ Carers' Resource
Care Support Workers
Part time work in the community
Harrogate/ Ripon area
Ripon/ Masham area
Opportunities for paid sitters to either take someone out or stay in with them to give a carer a break.
3-4 hour sessions available. £7.20 per hour + travel expenses
You must hold a full, current driving licence and have access to a car.
For an application pack call 01423 500555 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
or write to Care at Carers' Resource, 11 North Park Road, Harrogate HG1 5PD
Reg Charity 1049278
Ripon Community Link
Learning Disability Community Support
A dynamic community-based support service for people with learning disabilities, “enabling people to achieve their life goals”
Ripon Community Link provides a day time support service for people with learning difficulties, offering a wide range of community-based activities and opportunities. Our aims are to maximise independence, health, well-being, skills and fulfilment for our members.
We are based across three sites: two in Ripon centre and also Ripon Walled Garden, our local garden nursery with shop, café and garden maintenance business.
Support Assistant – Relief (Walled Garden and/or Link)
Negotiable hours, apply any time.
Pay from £7.67/hr, plus payment in lieu of annual leave.
A great opportunity to enable others to thrive in community based learning and activities, whether gardening, cooking, sport, art, literacy, or much more. You will be working with a group of people with learning difficulties engaged in an activity in line with your interests and skills, enabling them to achieve their life goals and in some of our enterprises also delivering products or services to customers.
For more information and an application pack for Ripon Community Link vacancies please contact email@example.com.
For informal discussion contact Louise Bowman on 01765 609034 or Lindsay Tanner on 01765 607461/01765 609229
A Productive Craft Workshop for Adults with Learning Disabilities
Unit 5, Red House Farm, Bridge Hewick, Ripon, HG4 5AY
Temporary administrator required to cover maternity leave.
We are looking for an enthusiastic administrator to play a key role in the running of this supportive and dynamic charity. This position is temporary to cover our current administrator's maternity leave.
Closing date for applications is 10/08/16.
We offer the opportunity to:
Make a significant contribution to the management of the charity
Demonstrate your computer skills using Microsoft Office and, on occasions, share them with our workers
Maintain the administration of staff wages and invoicing payments from workers and elsewhere.
Deal with sales, enquiries about our products and a wide variety of telephone calls and post.
Liaise with the Chairman of Trustees and act as secretary to the Board of Trustees.
Work alongside people with a learning disability
Salary: £17,940 pa for a 37.5 hour week
If you are interested and have the necessary skills and experience please contact Denise Carrigan on 01765 606620 for further information and to arrange a visit
Carer required to support physically able 34 year old man with special needs, hours negotiable. Patient, caring, self motivated and flexible person with interest in gardening, sports, walking and artistic work. No personal care will be needed.
Casual basis - £7.50 per hour - West Tanfield, Ripon HG4 5JD
To apply or for more information email firstname.lastname@example.org enclosing a CV.
Closing date: 31 July 2016
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