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Want to make a positive difference in the Harrow community? Working at Harrow Carers could be your opportunity of a lifetime. 

 

Current Opportunities

Quality Officer

  • Full Time post : 105 hours initial contract and subsequent contract on a part time basis (16 hours a month) to maintain systems. Flexible hours.
  • Salary:£20 per hour as a contractor
  • Location:Harrow Carers Centre
  • Role Summery: Summary of Position: To bring our quality management records and system to an excellent standard and then to maintain them. This is an onsite position and would suit a person living in or local to Harrow.
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Primary

Improve documentation of the QMS processes

Bring up to date and maintain folders & files within the QMS, SharePoint, improvement, and policy suites & Breathe HR.

Maintain hyperlinks links to document suites and establish new links when required

Review internal audit planning and ongoing implementation

Investigate nonconformity and corrective action

Carry out monthly scheduled audits as agreed with the Operations Director

Update Harrow Carers policies as required and via our umbrella body Carers Trust and Operational Policy Framework

Work closely with Operations Director

Secondary

Provide improvement advice as to quality procedures to the Operations Director and CEO

Skills

Excellent IT skills knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, SharePoint, Teams
Ability to acquire technological skills with ease
Accurate attention to detail
Adaptable and can-do attitude
Good organisational skills
Root skills analysis
Enthusiastic and self-motivated
Excellent communication and time management

Experience

Proficient in Quality management ISO9001 2015, AQS or other quality systems related to the care sector
Ability to use SharePoint to a high standard
Care Quality Commission readiness audits

Please send your CV and covering letter explaining how your skills and experience would enable you to excel as our Quality Manager, to colin.powell@harrowcarers.org

For full job description please click here

Engagement Officer

  • Full Time post : 35 hours week
  • Fixed Term: Permanent Contract
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Location:Harrow Carers Centre
  • Role Summery: We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic applicants who can provide the service with a clear vision and demonstrate empathy towards the carers you may encounter on a day to day basis.  Applicants should have experience of providing information and advice, emotional support, organising activities and events and an understanding of carers rights.  Strong communications skills when dealing with our clients and stakeholders.  A good knowledge of MS Office, databases IT services are essential.
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Harrow Carers is a registered charity established in 1996, which supports unpaid carers in in the London Borough of Harrow.  We are the lead organisation in Harrow for carers, providing a wide range of support through services and projects.  We are affiliated to Carers Trust and Carers UK.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated, Adult Carers Support Officer to join our busy adult services team providing services to unpaid carers.

You will be responsible for supporting unpaid carers to register with Harrow Carers, providing them with information, advice and emotional support, and formulating holistic packages of support for them, and following up to ensure their needs have been met.  You will also take responsibility for planning and organising activities, training and events for carers.

To apply for this role, please submit you CV to karen.withers@harrowcarers.org

For full job description please click here

Young Adult Carer Development Officer

  • Salary:  £27k p.a. = £21,600 pro rata for 0.8 FTE (28 hours per week) offered as fixed-term 2 year contract in the first instance
  • Work base:             Split between Hillingdon and Harrow Carers premises
  • Hours:                      28 per week  
  • Responsible to:     Harrow and Hillingdon Young Carers Managers
  • Employer:              Carers Trust Hillingdon, on behalf of the partnership
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Harrow Carers and Carers Trust Hillingdon are working together to develop a support programme for young adult carers across Harrow and Hillingdon. They are looking for a:

Young Adult Carer Development Officer to work across both boroughs

For the full job description please click here

For an informal chat about the role, please contact: Sally Chandler, Chief Executive or Jo Burns, Young Carers Manager on 01895 811206
To download an application pack please visit our website: www.carerstrusthillingdon.org

Closing date for receipt of applications:
9am, Monday 7 March 2022
Interviews will take place on:
Monday 14 March 2022
(Applicants are asked to save the date)

Deputy Care Manager

  • Department: Home care Services
  • Location: Harrow Carers Centre
  • Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,000 – £26,000 p/a
  • Area Covered Harrow, Hillingdon
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For the full job description please click here

If you would like to know more about the role or request an application form please contact bhumi.agravat@harrowcarers.org / 020 88685224

Hospital Support Worker

  • £10.85 per hour
  • Full time (35 hours) or part time positions available Monday to Friday
  • Based: Northwick Park Hospital
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Are you passionate about supporting older people in challenging circumstances? Our team of support workers based at Hillingdon & Northwick Park Hospitals are there to support older people who have been admitted and are now ready for discharge or find themselves in A&E. We help patients with tasks such as notifying family and liaising with medical staff regarding treatment. As part of our Take Home and Settle service we may be able to escort patients’ home, get them settled and offer a daily call up to three days after discharge.

Interviews: TBC

If you would like to know more about the role, please contact Karen Withers Karen.Withers@harrowcarers.org / 020 88685224
Please send your completed application form and diversity form to Karen.Withers@harrowcarers.org
We are committed to promoting equal opportunities.

Application Documents

Application Guidance notes

Application for Employment

Diversity Monitoring Form

Hospital Support Worker Job Description & Person Specification

 

Care Support Worker

JOB TITLE:       Care Support Worker (Mornings and Evenings)

SALARY:           From £9.80 p/h

JOB TYPE:        Monday to Friday and or Weekends Saturday to Sunday

LOCATIONS:    HARROW & Surrounding Areas

North & South Harrow, Pinner, Hatch End, Stanmore

                          Edgware, Kenton, Eastcote, Ruislip and parts of Northwood.

HOURS:           FULL TIME / PART TIME (Flexible Shift Patterns)

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  • Do you have a caring nature and great people skills?
  • Do you have a genuine desire to make a positive difference in people’s lives?
  • Do you want to learn and develop your career in health and social care?

 

If the answer is yes to these questions you are the person Harrow Carers is looking for

Harrow Carers (Home Care Service) is a domiciliary care provider that offers high quality home care services to unpaid carers, in their home and the local community. As part of a charity organisation we are dedicated to supporting unpaid Carers who look after their loved ones. We provide professionally trained and experienced Care Support Workers, to take over the caring role for the unpaid Carer to have a break. We also assist individuals living on their own, who require home care support.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Travel Allowance –For Drivers & Public Transport Users
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive Hourly Rate
  • Free DBS Check
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Sickness Pay
  • Free Training & Career Development

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend the homes of families and perform duties as specified in the care plan.
  • Personal care tasks; including support with dressing and continence care.
  • Meal Preparation; preparing light meals, snacks and drinks.
  • Domestic Tasks; light cleaning and supporting with shopping activities.
  • Companionship; providing emotional support and assistance with activities.
  • Reporting; Recording any relevant information regarding the Clients care & Wellbeing.
  • Confidentiality; Ensure all information on clients and their families remain secure and confidential.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

  • Reliable, Enthusiastic & Passionate
  • Great People Skills
  • Caring Nature
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Great Communication & Time Management Skills
  • Desire to make a difference to the lives of people in the local community

Applicants who have care experience are particularly welcome, but full training will be given to applicants new to care.

If you would like to join our trusted and valued team, please apply below with your CV or download our application pack via our website. https://harrowcarers.org/homecare/

 

Volunteer Blogger

Contract: 1hr per week
Salary: Unpaid
Closing Date: On going

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The main purpose of this role is to write weekly blogs for our website.

We are looking for someone who has experience blogging, confident and can do it well.

To apply: Please email your CV, covering letter and application form to jobs@harrowcarers.org or telephone 0330 088 2224 to discuss further.

Volunteer Website Designer

Contract: 1hr per week
Salary: Unpaid
Closing Date: On going

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The main purpose of this role is to unify website colors, check spacing and check if images match the text.

We are looking for someone who has experience, confident and can do it well.

To apply: Please email your CV, covering letter and application form to rehna.tanna@harrowcarers.org or telephone 0330 088 2224 to discuss further.

Volunteer Website Copywriter

Contract: 1hr per week
Salary: Unpaid
Closing Date: On going

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The main purpose of this role is to write weekly blogs for our website, check spelling mistakes and make sure the language used matches the brand.

We are looking for someone who has experience writing, pays high attention to detail and knows how match text with brand voice.

To apply: Please email your CV, covering letter and application form to rehna.tanna@harrowcarers.org or telephone 0330 088 2224 to discuss further.

Register Interest For Future Job Opportunities

 

We are always looking for friendly, organised and experienced people to join our Harrow Carers team. If you are interested and want to be notified first about new vacancies then please register your interest.  Register your interest here. 

You could also email your CV to admin@harrowcarers.org or telephone 0330 088 2224 to discuss further.

“The way Harrow Carers have impacted on my life is, Paul gets out, he’s happy and he’s fully supported by them. I know he’s safe, so I’m totally worry-free when he’s out”

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