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Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation 
Job Title: Auxiliary Support Worker
Location: Covering North East Norfolk (Use of a car is essential for this role)
Contract: Permanent - Full time
Salary: £17,277 per annum plus sleep in pay and agreed mileage
Hours: 37.25 per week plus sleep ins

We are looking for an Auxiliary Support Worker to cover 3 Supported Accommodation Centres in North East Norfolk. The role will be to deliver housing related support to young people aged 16 -25 at risk of social exclusion and homelessness. The successful candidate will need to be flexible and have use of a vehicle as you will be expected to travel between the 3 allocated services to provide cover. The Benjamin Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children. An enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants. The Benjamin Foundation fully embeds the Nurtured Heart Approach ® in all that it does and staff will adopt this approach as a part of their practice. Information and training about this Approach will be provided.    

Application packs can be downloaded here

Telephone: 01603 886925/886922
Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Closing Date: Tuesday 17th May 2016 Noon
Interview Date: Wednesday 25th May 2016 (North Walsham)


Organisation: The Hamlet Trust 
Job Title: Deputy Manager Johnson Place (Early Years Lead)
Location: Norwich, Norfolk 
Salary: £18,419.40 per annum (£11.37 per hour) term time only
Hours: 36 hours a week (term time only) plus training days as required

Purpose of the job: To lead  and develop the Early Explorers in providing high quality care and learning opportunities for children aged 2 years - 5 years, both those with and without disabilities. To lead the team of staff on a day to day basis to ensure that legal and statutory requirements are met. To ensure that records of individual children are maintained and information shared with appropriate staff / parents. 

Management: You are responsible to the Senior Manager and ultimately the Chief Executive Officer. Part of the role will involve liaising with staff members across the Hamlet Centre Trust.

Role: All children and young people attending deserve the best experience that we are able to offer in a warm and safe environment. Children must have a sense of belonging, of being welcome and grow in confidence and self-esteem. The leader will support independence, choice, integration and inclusion in the community.The leader must support the team of workers and carry out regular supervision with the team. The leader must be aware that the team are often young themselves.

Job Description and Person Specification
Application Form 
Equal Opportunities Form 

To apply, please return a completed application form to admin@thehamletcharity.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 25th May 2016
Interviews: Friday 27th May 2016


Organisation: NANSA
Job Title: 
Support Worker
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: £16,271-£17,363
Hours: Post A Full time - 35 hours per week        
Post B Part time - 14 hours per week (Mon&Fri) 

NANSA is an excellent charity providing services for children and adults with disabilities in the county of Norfolk. We have an exciting opportunity to join our organisation as a Support Worker. The Support Worker is a frontline role working directly with clients as part of a team. The Support Worker enables clients to participate in a comprehensive programme of educational, vocational, outreach, leisure and creative activities, and encourages and promotes independence. The nature of the work is very varied, and includes assisting with personal and dietary care, dealing with challenging behaviour, and offering 1:1 support as appropriate.

Email Helen Hart (HR & Training Officer) at helenhart@nansa.org.uk or visit our website www.nansa.org.uk or phone 01603 627662 for more information and an application pack.

NANSA is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. All successful candidates will need to undertake enhanced DBS checks. NANSA is also a Mindful Employer.

Closing Date: 20th May 2016
Interview/Assessment Date: 2nd June 2016


Organisation: Leeway Domestic Violence and Abuse Services
Job Title: 
Domestic Abuse Case Workers 
Location: West Norfolk 3 x 37 hour posts Fixed term contract until 30th June 2021.  
Salary: £18,995 pro rata 

To provide an effective, supportive and confidential service for women at risk of/fleeing domestic abuse and requiring support in the community and refuge. 

Requirements: 
Relevant qualification and/or experience of working with Women who are or have experienced domestic abuse for a statutory or voluntary agency.  
Hours of work are on a rota basis, will include some weekend & evening cover. 
You will be required to attend occasional evening meeting or events. 
You may be required to participate in providing emergency out of hours on call for Leeway refuges on a rota basis. 
Good IT skills. 
Driving license & ability to travel is essential. 

For an application pack please email k.bird@leewaynwa.org.uk or alternatively phone: 07748972819 (voice mail), stating clearly your name, address, contact number and email address. 

Women only to apply: S.7(2)(e) SDA applies. 'Exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1' 

Closing Date for applications: Friday 13th May 2016


Organisation: Leeway Domestic Violence and Abuse Services
Job Title: 
Refuge Workers
1x 37 hrs Norwich
1 x 18.5hrs Norwich 
1 x 16 hrs North Norfolk  
Salary: £18,995 pro rata 

To work as part of a team to ensure women & children experiencing domestic violence are provided with a safe, supportive & effective service. A proactive, flexible approach with the ability to work independently & as part of a team. 

Job requires: 

Relevant qualification/experience of working in a refuge/hostel setting or currently working in the voluntary/statutory sector.  
Hours of work are on a rota basis, will include some weekend & evening cover. 
You will be required to attend occasional evening meeting or events. 
You will be required to participate in providing emergency out of hours on call for Leeway refuges on a rota basis. 
Shift cover at other refuges as and when required.
Good IT skills, driving license & ability to travel are essential. 

For an application pack please email k.bird@leewaynwa.org.uk or alternatively phone: 07748972819 (voice mail), stating clearly your name, address and contact number/e-mail address. 

Women only to apply: S.7(2)(e) SDA applies. 'Exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1'.  

Closing Date for applications: Friday 13th May 2016


Organisation: Ormiston Families Engage Programme 
Job Title: 
Senior Practitioner
Location: Ormiston Victory Academy, Norwich 
Starting salary: £20,253 per annum pro rata
Hours: Full time, 35hpw, 42 weeks per year during term time

Working in partnership with schools Ormiston Families Engage Programme is designed to improve educational outcomes and life chances for children and young people and their families. We aim to bridge the gap between home and school, aiding improved attendance, attainment and behaviour. 

We are seeking a Senior Practitioner who can demonstrate that they are able to plan, evaluate and the lead the delivery of interventions/activities within a school environment and outreach locations. You must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and be educated to NVQ level 3 or equivalent in a relevant subject or extensive demonstrable experience. 

For further information and an application pack visit www.ormiston.org/vacancies

Ormiston Families is committed to safeguarding. We are an equal opportunities employer; we value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Closing date for applications: Friday 6th May 2016 


Organisation: The Hamlet Trust
Job Title: Support Worker Short Breaks (casual)
Location: The Hamlet Children's Services, Johnson Place
Salary: £7.90 per hour

The Support Worker will work with other staff in ensuring that the children and young people have a range of exciting and inspiring activities that will excite and 'wow' children. All children and young people attending deserve the best experience that we are able to offer in a happy and safe environment. Children must have a sense of belonging, of being welcome and be able to grow in confidence and selfesteem. The Support Worker will support independence, choice, integration
and inclusion in the community.

For more information they can call 01603 765405. To apply, applicants will need to email a completed application form to admin@thehamletcharity.org.uk

Job Description & Application Form  

Closing date for applications: 23rd May


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation
Job Title: Events Co-ordinator
Location: Norwich (occasionally neighbouring counties) Use of a car is essential for this role
Contract: Part Time - Fixed term for 6 months in the first instance
Salary: £10,975 - £11,772 per annum plus car users allowance and agreed mileage
Hours: 20 per week to be worked flexibly (Will include some breakfast and evening events and occasional weekend working)

The Benjamin Foundation is recruiting an Events Co-ordinator to work within our Marketing and Fundraising team, to support the activities of The Benjamin Foundation. The role is based at our Head Office, 23-27 St Andrews Street, Norwich, NR2 4TP and you will be required to travel around Norfolk and occasionally neighbouring counties. The ideal candidate will have a strong affinity with the work of the Foundation and a proven record in shaping and delivering events.  If you are an energetic and organised starter-finisher and able to work in a fast-paced environment, we look forward to hearing from you. 

The Benjamin Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children. An enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants. The Benjamin Foundation fully embeds the Nurtured Heart Approach ® in all that it does and staff will adopt this approach as a part of their practice. Information and training about this Approach will be provided.

Application packs can be downloaded here
Telephone: 01603 886925/886922
Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Closing date: Monday 9th May 2016 Noon
Interview date: Monday 23rd May 2016 (Norwich)


Organisation: NANSA
Job Title: Fundraising & Marketing Manager
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: £28,956 - £30,740 per annum
Hours: Full time - 35 hours per week  Fundraising & Marketing Manager

NANSA is an excellent charity providing services for children and adults with disabilities in the county of Norfolk. We have an exciting opportunity to join our organisation as a Fundraising & Marketing Manager. This is a key hands on management role within NANSA, reporting to the CEO and leading the development of this crucial department. Working closely with the rest of the management team the F&M Manager develops and implements the fundraising strategy to support our service delivery, and to strengthen our donor community across Norfolk. They lead on marketing the organisation externally, supporting internal communications, and are responsible for ensuring the charity meets all legal requirements and appropriate codes of practice. They also have responsibility for a team of staff and volunteers.

Email Helen Hart (HR & Training Officer) at helenhart@nansa.org.uk or visit our website www.nansa.org.uk or phone 01603 627662 for more information and an application pack. 

NANSA is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. All successful candidates will need to undertake enhanced DBS checks. NANSA is also a Mindful Employer.

Closing Date: 6th May 2016
Interview Date: 19th May 2016


Organisation: NANSA
Job Title: Executive Assistant
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: £17,362 per annum
Hours: Full time - 35 hours per week  Executive Assistant

NANSA is an excellent charity providing services for children and adults with disabilities in the county of Norfolk. We have an exciting opportunity to join our organisation as an Executive Assistant. This key administrative role is central to ensuring the smooth operation of the organisation, through supporting the CEO, Board of Trustees and Management Team. The Executive Assistant deals with preparation, minute taking and follow up administration for Trustee meetings, and provides administrative support for the Company Secretary (including holding the Asset Register). They provide day to day assistance for the CEO, and support other departments as needed for cover.

Email Helen Hart (HR & Training Officer) at helenhart@nansa.org.uk or visit our website www.nansa.org.uk or phone 01603 627662 for more information and an application pack.

NANSA is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. All successful candidates will need to undertake enhanced DBS checks. NANSA is also a Mindful Employer.

Closing Date: 6th May 2016
Interview Date: 17th May 2016


Organisation: NANSA
Job Title: Retail Co-ordinator
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: £16,270.80 per annum
Hours: Full time - 35 hours per week including Saturdays Retail Co-ordinator

NANSA is an excellent charity providing services for children and adults with disabilities in the county of Norfolk. We have an exciting opportunity to join our organisation as a Retail Co-ordinator. The Retail Co-ordinator is a customer focused role within our NANSA retail outlets, with the added responsibility of taking control of all outlets when the Retail Manager is not available. The Retail Co-ordinator is to facilitate with the daily operation of the retail outlets, including staff rotas, moving stock between outlets and collecting paperwork.

Email Helen Hart (HR & Training Officer) at helenhart@nansa.org.uk or visit our website www.nansa.org.uk or phone 01603 627662 for more information and an application pack.

NANSA is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. All successful candidates will need to undertake enhanced DBS checks. NANSA is also a Mindful Employer.

Closing Date: 6th May 2016
Interview Date: 16th May 2016

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