CARA Community Connector – POSITION CLOSED 03/09/18

We are currently recruiting  a part-time worker for our CARA service

Salary: £21,074 (pro-rata-actual salary £8,430)

Hours: 14 hours per week

Contract: 1 year Permanent contract

Base:  LIHH


  • To connect isolated and lonely older Irish people both culturally and socially through creating friendship links and projects to enable them to take part fully in their community.
  • To engage with the local Irish community, churches, day centres and similar to identify isolated and lonely Irish older people in order to develop a network of support. 
  • To work collaboratively with our Irish community support service. 
  • To ensure the service is delivered effectively, that it is efficient and sensitive to people’s needs whilst addressing the outcomes required

For more information please read the job description and person specification

To apply for this role please download and complete the application form and equality and diversity forms and email to: or post to: Leeds Irish Health and Homes, Unit 5, Gemini Park, Sheepscar Way, LS7 3JB.

For an informal chat please contact the LIHH offices on 0113 2625614 and ask to speak to Karen Mallon, Director of Operations.    

Interviews take place on Friday 14th September, 2018 at our offices.

Closing date is Monday 3rd September, 2018 @ 1.00pm

Successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced DBS check.