Jobs and Volunteering

Jobs & Volunteering

Organisation: Break Charity
Job Title:
 Support Worker (Full Time)
Location: King's Lynn, Norfolk - Ref: MH1518
Salary: £15,695 - £19,156 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
Hours: 38 per week

We are seeking Support Worker to join our team at our short break and weekly boarding home in King's Lynn for young people with learning disabilities. The work includes personal care and some of the young people have complex needs and can exhibit challenging behaviour. We aim to enable the young people to be as independent as possible in a fun and caring environment. The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate commitment, flexibility and enthusiasm.

This challenging work requires energy, resilience and thought, but can be extremely rewarding. Candidates must be aged 22 or over. This vacancy is open to men and women as we aim to provide a gender balance in caring for our young people. The ability to work a rota/shift pattern including nights and weekends is an essential requirement for this position.

Note: An additional £33.59 is paid for each sleep-in duty. The Safe Care interviews are provisionally set for Tuesday 2nd January and the formal interviews are provisionally set for Monday 5th January 2015.

You can apply online here

For more information about Break please visit: www.break-charity.org

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 23rd December 2014


Organisation: Break Charity 
Job Title: 
Senior Fundraising Officer
Salary: £11,396 - £13,244 per annum
Location: Norwich, Norfolk - Ref: HO1529
Hours: 17.5 per week (Part Time) 

Another exciting opportunity is available within the Fundraising Team at Break Charity. We are looking for a person with drive, a positive attitude and high levels of organisational skills who has the ability to run with a number of projects at one time. The work will primarily be working on Fundraising Events but there will also be an opportunity to work within other areas of fundraising e.g. Community and Individuals. 
Some experience and understanding of Fundraising in general and specifically event organising/management, is essential. This vacancy involves some evening and weekend work for which time of in lieu will be given. Previous applicants for this position need not apply. 

For more information please contact Michael Rooney on 01603 670466.

Please apply online please click here

Please Note: We cannot accept a CV as a means of application - you will need to complete an application form which can be found on our website.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 14th January 2015
Interviews will take place on Thursday 29th January 2015.


Organisation: Rayzone (Reepham Area Youth Project)
Job Title: Youth Worker
Location: Reepham
Salary: Pay scale starting at £18,500 pro rata based on a 40 hour week, dependent on qualifications and experience.
Hours: 20 hours per week (Part Time) 

There is a genuine occupational requirement that the role holder is a committed Christian in accordance with Part 1 of Schedule 9 to the Equality Act 2010.An enhanced DBS check will be required for the role holder. 

Job Description
Person Specification

For further information and an application pack, please contact Dr Frances Price, Rayzone Hon. Secretary Email: francesmprice@gmail.comtel Telephone: 01603 871831

Closing date for applications 10th January 2015
Interviews to be held in the week beginning 2nd February 2015 


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation 
Job Title: Project Co-Odinator
Location: Sheringham
Salary: £20,415 - £21,704 per annum Fixed until March 2016 in the first instance 
Hours: 37.25 per week 

We are looking to recruit a Project Co-ordinator to develop and lead on an exciting new project within the Social Enterprise arm of The Benjamin Foundation. The aim of this exciting new project is to support the older community in North Norfolk to remain in their homes by carrying out basic maintenance/repairs. The Project Co-ordinator will lead in launching and developing the project, leading a team consisting of a Handyperson and community volunteers and delivering entry level training and work experience to young people. 

This new exciting role is full time and will be based in the Sheringham/North Walsham area. The Benjamin Foundation values diversity and welcomes applications from all minority groups. An Enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants. We also embed the Nurtured Heart Approach in our work - full training will be given.

Application packs can be downloaded here 
Telephone: 01692 502145 or Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk
Closing date for applications: 22nd December 2014
Interview date: 8th January 2015

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