Age Cymru Dyfed – Veterans Welfare Officer

***THIS JOB VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED***

Salary: £24,208 FTE

Hours: 35 hours per week post (Fulltime or Job-Share will be considered). A flexible working pattern will be agreed which responds to the needs of veterans.

Location: Hybrid working including working remotely from home, meeting with veterans in their own homes or other locations. Office/meeting facilities will also be available for booking in Age Cymru Dyfed’s offices in Aberystwyth, Llanelli, Cardigan and Haverfordwest.

Contract: This is a post funded to 31/1/25 by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund.

Continuation of the post will be based upon success of future funding applications.

We are looking to recruit a self-motivated, enthusiastic, hard-working Veterans Welfare Officer to join our three-county charity that supports the 50+ population in our communities.

You will be committed to providing welfare checks and support to older veterans living in Dyfed which assists them to retain their independence for as long as possible. You will ensure that veterans voices are heard, listened to and their needs addressed as well as deliver and/or facilitate a range of practical services to older veterans including regular calls, visits and chats, and coordinate ‘face to face’ and/or digital social/activity groups.

Our organisational benefits include:

• Smart Health Benefit, including probate advice, bereavement counselling and confidential access to a 24 hour GP

• Employee Assistive Programme offering financial, legal and wellbeing advice 24/7

• Death in service benefit

• Eyecare vouchers

• NEST pension

Our annual leave entitlement is 31 days inclusive of bank holidays (pro rata)

Closing Date: Friday 6 January 2023

Please email: recruitment@agecymrudyfed.org.uk for more information.

Please note, we are actively processing applications which will result in the advert being removed once the position is filled. For this reason we would encourage applications to be completed at the earliest convenience, thank you.

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