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People First Independent Advocacy new offices and conference centre, Milbourne Street, Carlisle

Thank you for expressing an interest in working for us.

 

 

 

 

People First is a user led organisation that runs a wide range of projects supporting, facilitating and empowering people to have their voice heard where it matters.

As an employer we offer:

  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Rewarding and innovative opportunities in a values-based organisation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Training and personal development

 People First Independent Advocacy has been supporting people in Cumbria for over 25 years. We now provide a wide range of support and information services aimed at helping people to live informed, respected, healthy and fulfilled lives.

Our organisation is user-led meaning that our customers are at the heart of all decision making. People First is a person-centred organisation, we care deeply about the rights of each and every customer that we support.

We have teams of staff based in Carlisle, Barrow and Workington, all working from our Best Life Buildings. We are also working in the North East Region and Liverpool.

Vacancies

 

Finance and Payroll Officer

Carlisle/Workington

 

22.5 hrs per week (3 days)

£19,000-£21,000 Pro-rata

(Depending on experience)

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced finance and payroll officer to join an expanding charitable organisation at an exciting time of growth and development. We are seeking a candidate who has a working knowledge of Sage Accounts/Sage Payroll and who has experience in running payroll single-handily. Working closely with the management accountant, HR function and as part of the wider business development team, the organisation offers a friendly working environment.

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return the attached application form to:

recruitment@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk

Finance and Payroll Officer Information for Applicants

 

 

 

Volunteering Vacancies

 

Volunteer Receptionist

Carlisle/Barrow/Workington

Flexible Hours

 

Welcoming people to our buildings, answering phones and carrying out basic admin tasks.

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form  to:

volunteerrecruitment@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk

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Application Form – Volunteers

 

 

Volunteer Independent Advocates  Carlisle/Barrow/Workington

Flexible Hours

 

Supporting people during crisis situations to resolve problems,understand their rights and speak up.

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form  to:

recruitment@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk

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Application Form – Volunteers

 

Self Advocacy Group Volunteers  Carlisle/Barrow/Workington

Flexible Hours

 

Supporting groups of people who have learning difficulties to develop new skills, speak up and have fun.

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form  to:

recruitment@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk

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Application Form – Volunteers

 

 

Application Forms

All applicants must complete a People First application form.

We will not accept CV’s alone for our vacancies, however a CV can be included as supporting documentation.

Voluntary : Applications for Voluntary Roles will be considered and welcome all year round.

Please note that late applications are unable to be accepted after the closing time. Any forms received after this time will not be processed.

 

Submitting your application

 

Your completed application form should be submitted via email to the email specified in the application information pack.

If you have any issues, please contact:

recruitment@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk

 

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