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On this page you will find vacancies both within VCSPD and others in the Voluntary sector in the Peaks and Dales area.

                VCSPD VACANCIES

           Buxton Home Support Service

A highly regarded Domiciliary Care Agency with an excellent reputation 

Registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and    

Derbyshire County Council as 

an approved Quality Premium Provider

Carers required to provide a high standard of support

and personal care to older people

in their own homes

in the Buxton, Chapel, New Mills area

Will include evening and weekend work on a rota basis

Experience in care preferred but not essential

Must be reliable and dedicated to providing care and support whilst promoting independence and enabling people to remain in their own homes

Own transport essential

In return we offer:

A minimum of 16 hours per week post

Full induction training programme with ongoing support

An opportunity to complete NVQ/QFC L2

Pay 8.20/8.45 per hour

Travel expenses

Annual Leave accrued on a pro-rata basis

Company Pension Scheme


To join our small friendly team and 

for more information about the post please contact:   

 Home Support Manager Carole Gregory

Buxton Home Support Service

VCS Peaks and Dales 01298 23970


In Ashbourne in the Derbyshire Dales
Part time, flexible working 7.32 per hour

Experienced cleaners are required to
clean for older people in their own homes.
Hours depending upon the needs of the
client, and your availability. Training
will be provided. We are looking for a
caring and honest, self starter with excellent
customer service skills.

Details available below:

Please contact Liz if you
have any queries: 01298 23970

Please send completed forms to:



Life Skills Mentor based in Glossop

(25 hours per week, 22,658 pro rata)

Do you have what it takes?


Volunteer Centre Glossop are recruiting for an exciting new initiative to support people in the local area who are furthest from the job market.


VCG works to address unmet social or economic needs within the community, and establish projects that actively improve the quality of life for local people. We are looking for an energetic and motivated member of staff who is passionate about helping people identify and achieve their personal goals and aspirations. The project will target people who are long term unemployed, with a specific focus on the needs of people with low level mental health needs and those with a learning disability.


Can You?........


  Engage, motivate and enable people to develop life skills that help to build confidence, achieve personal aspirations, and ultimately lead to paid employment

  Development a programme of motivation and mentoring, with a specific focus on the needs of people with mental health issues and learning disabilities

  Train and support a team of peer mentors

  Work with a range of partner organisations to signpost people to relevant support services and mainstream pre employment or training opportunities


Are You?............


  Able to work in a confidential manner

  Non judgemental


  Able to take a proactive approach to problem solving

  A good listener

  Person centred and empowering

  An effective communicator


If you answered Yes to these questions, the Volunteer Centre Glossop would like to hear from you.


For an informal chat please contact Julie Farley on 01457 890900

Please visit for more information and an application pack.


Crossroads Derbyshire provides domestic abuse services to adults, children and young people.


We are recruiting for the following positions for the ABC Project. - Abusive Behavioural Change perpetrator programme (formerly SAM Perpetrator Programme)


Group Facilitator 21 hours per week including evenings; 18,459 pa (pro rata)

  • to cover High Peak with travel to Chesterfield.


Safety Worker 14 hours per week;   18,459 pa (pro rata)

  • supporting (ex) partners in the High Peak area.


Both posts are open to women only

(Exempt under the Equality Act 2010, pursuant to schedule 9 part 1)


You will need;

  • A good understanding of the nature of domestic violence and abuse
  • An understanding of the effects of domestic violence and abuse on partners and their children
  • Ability to work  flexibly at different times of the day, including evenings
  • A full driving licence and access to your own transport.


You will implement the project aims and objectives of working with perpetrators who are violent and abusive to their (ex) partners, supporting them to change their offending behaviour and keep partners and their children safe. With a base in Glossop, the project will deliver group work each week across the High Peak and Chesterfield and provide support and safety planning to their (ex) partners.


Full training will be given.


The post is funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund until September 30, 2019.


Further details are provided in the job descriptions and person specifications. Please indicate which post you are applying for. For an application pack please contact: or for an informal discussion about the posts, please contact Di Conneely, Project Coordinator on 01246 551889.


Closing date for all applications: 16th September 2016

Interviews: week commencing 26th September 2016


Crossroads Derbyshire strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from minority groups.

 You can make a donation to the charity through Paypal.

Registered Co. 2918492
Charity N
o. 1067193

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Last Modified: 14 Sep 2016