Jobs and Volunteering

Jobs & Volunteering

Organisation: NEAD
Job Title: Positive Activities Youth Worker
Location: Norfolk
Salary:  £22,805 pro rata / £12,885 actual per annum
Hours: 17.5 per week.  

NEAD is seeking a skilled, committed Youth Worker to lead the delivery of our new Positive Activities project for young people with complex needs who live in the Broadland district. The duration of post is a fixed term contract from 1st September 2014 (or as soon after this date as possible) until 31st June 2015.

Positive Activities Youth Worker Job Description
NEAD Broadland YAB Positive Activities Project information
Equal Opportunities Questionnaire-Positive Activities
Application Form

For more information please contact NEAD Manager Kaja Holloway on 07833 282526

Closing Date for Applications : Tuesday 12th August 2014

Interviews: Thursday 21st August 2014


Organisation: Break Charity
Job Title: Support Worker 
Location: Norwich, Norfolk (Ref: PH1468)
Salary: £15,695 - £19,156 per annum depending on qualifications and experience 
Hours: 38 per week This position is for 12 months fixed term. (Temporary)

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to assist in the smooth running of our Children's Home in Norwich, Norfolk. Are you aged over 22 years of age, enthusiastic, empathetic and energetic with the ability to provide stability through a caring, nurturing, thoughtful and therapeutic approach. This challenging work requires energy and resilience, but can be extremely rewarding.

The ability to work a 38 hour rota/shift pattern, predominantly working nights and weekends is an essential requirement for this position, and invariably working two weekends in every three. Note: An additional £33.59 is paid for each sleep-in duty. The Safe Care Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 26th August 2014 and Thursday, 28 August 2014 the formal interviews (recruitment evening) will be held on Wednesday, 3th September 2014. 

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Closing Date For Applications: Monday 18th August 2014 


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation
Job Title: Locum Project/Support Workers
Location: King's Lynn, Norfolk
Salary: £8.45 - £8.62 per hour 
Hours: Hours will vary to meet the needs of the service

Locum Project/Support workers are required to cover planned and unplanned staff absence and to meet to the needs for additional staff cover on some occasions. Plaxtole House will be staffed 24/7 all year round.Locum Project/Support Worker shifts which involve overnight sleep-in duties, will receive an additional sleep-in payment. The Benjamin Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults.  

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: 01692 502145 or Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Closing Date: 26th August 2014 
Interview Date: 11th September 2014 (King's Lynn)


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation
Job Title: Bank of Early Years Practitioners - Level 2
Location: Ditchingham
Salary: £7.30 per hour
Hours:  Will vary to meet the needs of the school 

The Benjamin Foundation are looking for enthusiastic, dynamic people who are passionate about working with children age 0 to 5 years at Ditchingham Day Nursery. Work will involve providing care for children as well as assisting in activities for children in a fun and secure environment. 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: 01692 502145 or Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Closing Date: 26th August 2014 9.00am

Interview Date: 12th September 2014 (Ditchingham)


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation
Job Title: Senior Child Care Worker
Location: Great Yarmouth
Salary: £23,120 per annum
Hours:  37.25 per week

Job Role: We are looking to recruit a Senior Child Care Worker to support the Registered Manager and Assistant Manager in all aspects of the running of The Boat House (Children's Home) for 11-16 year olds with emotional and behavioural difficulties based in Great Yarmouth. To also provide an effective link between children and young people, team members and management, to take shift lead and fulfil on call responsibilities. The successful candidate must have experience of working within a Children's Home setting and must have a Level 3 Children and Young Persons Workforce Diploma or equivalent Qualification.  

The Benjamin Foundation values diversity and welcomes applications from all minority groups and 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: 01692 502145 or Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Closing Date for Applications: Tuesday 9th September 2014


Organisation: The Benjamin Foundation
Job Title: Bank of Teaching Assistants
Location: Great Yarmouth
Salary: £9.56 - £9.91 per hour depending on experience
Hours: Will vary to meet the needs of the school Contract:  Permanent - Zero hours 

Job Role:  Copperfield School is seeking to recruit a bank of Teaching Assistants to join the team. Copperfield School has developed an outstanding reputation for delivery and grown from strength to strength since responding to the need for an alternative education provision for children with emotional, social and behavioural difficulties. 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. 

Please not all applications will be acknowledged within 10 working days.

Application packs can be downloaded here

Telephone: 01692 502145 or Email: recruitment@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

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