Would you like to make a positive difference for the local community and older people?

Are you a flexible, community minded person with excellent people-skills and project management experience?


PAY: Scp 23, £26,999

HOURS: 37 hours per week

HOLIDAY: 28 days plus Bank Holidays (pro rata)

To deliver, monitor, evaluate and develop a project that aims to strengthen the local community by recruiting lonely / isolated older people, to volunteer and join local community organisations / activities (including OWLS). OWLS is managed by BEA.

To apply please read the job description and download the application pack.

Hard copies are available from OWLS based at HEART in Headingley, and from Bramley Elderly Action’s office (at Bramley Community Centre on Waterloo Lane). If you have any queries please contact hrbramleyea@gmail.com

Deadline for applications: 5pm Monday 20 May.

Interviews: 24th May 2019

No CV’s. Please apply using the job pack above, or contact 0113 369 7077 for a hard copy.

We advertise all jobs for Bramley Elderly Action, OWLS and upBEAt here.


Older Wiser Local Seniors (OWLS) supports older people (aged 60+) living in Burley, Hyde Park, Little Woodhouse, Headingley and parts of Kirkstall (North West Leeds) to stay healthy and independent.

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You can join OWLS for free if you are aged 60 or over and live in our area. All our activities can help you stay healthy and independent, and meet new people.

You will also receive a quarterly newsletter (The Hooter) inviting you to take part in a range of activities, including: monthly trips, freshly cooked lunches, gentle exercise, shopping service, befriending and Bollywood movies, 

We can provide accessible door-to-door transport to activities, and can give you a ring to remind you of activities, if you would like us to.

We can also give you information and support.

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Anyone (whether or not you are a member) can receive a copy of the Hooter by email. Sign up here if you would like to get the Hooter by email.


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OWLS is run by a friendly team of staff who would welcome your call. Please get in touch if you would like to join OWLS, volunteer with us, or find out more about any of our activities.

We are one of 35 Neighbourhood Network Schemes supporting older people across the city. OWLS is managed by Bramley Elderly Action and supported by Leeds City Council.

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