Please read on for details of job vacancies in the network this month. Got something to advertise? Get in touch here.
Action Foundation is recruiting a Support Worker (fixed term to December 2020)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Support Worker for Action Foundation’s supported housing projects. The charity was established in 2005 to assist asylum seekers, refugees and other migrants in Tyne and Wear – we now have 20 properties supporting up to 73 clients. With new projects starting in 2019 we need to add to the team working to overcome homelessness, isolation, exclusion and poverty. You will manage a caseload helping your clients access the support they require. You will have a strong working knowledge of the welfare benefits system and experience working with vulnerable adults. It is an exciting time at Action Foundation and your involvement could help shape the service in the future.
Application deadline is 9am 16 January 2019
Interviews will be held Friday 25 January 2019
Completed applications to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to; Recruitment (Support Worker), Action Foundation, The CastleGate, Melbourne Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2JQ
For more information see www.actionfoundation.org.uk
Praxis Community Projects is recruiting an Immigration Advisor (Destitute Migrants)
We are looking for an energetic OISC-level 2 Immigration Advisor for an exciting position working with non-UK homeless migrants.
Led by our Migrant Destitution Senior Caseworker, you will be responsible for the delivery of immigration advice and casework to rough sleeping migrants supported by St Mungo’s services.
You will need to sensitively explore the options for homeless people to regularise their migration status and access services and support.
- Location: London, Multiple locations. Main office at Praxis, Pott Street.
- Job Type: Full time 30 hours
- Duration: 12 month contract (possibility of an extension)
- Salary: £31,764 pa full time (NJC Pt 31) (£27,226 pro rata for 30 hours inclusive of London Weighting)
- Closing date: Monday 3rd December 2018 by 12 noon
- Interviews: Friday 7th December 2018