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Support Worker

Department: The House
Work Location: Luton
Salary: £18,500 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 40 hours per week
Shift pattern: Night shifts

Job description:

The House:

The House is a 5 bed specialist residential unit for sexually exploited women within Bedfordshire. The aim of the project is to support vulnerable women to gain the skills to live independently. The service offers specialised expertise and an understanding of sexual exploitation, abuse and trauma, whilst receiving support residents are provided with a safe and confidential environment. The project is built around a strong service user led environment where its residents are empowered to build healthy community interactions, confidence and the ability to have and exercise choice and control in all aspects of their lives.

About the role:

The House in Luton is now seeking to appoint a Female Night Waking Support Worker on a 40 hour shift basis. In this role you will act as named support worker for service users as designated by the Team Leader / Project Co-ordinator. You will also plan and co-ordinate individual support and resettlement packages for the Service User, liaising with the appropriate agencies and care professionals to ensure successful delivery of the plans. Additionally you will ensure there is genuine engagement with the service users using appropriate methodologies and inventions to encourage and support their engagement and progress towards greater independence and community integration.

Because of the nature of this post it is only open to female applicants and is exempt under Schedule 9 Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

Further Information

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details which we will contact only if you are successful for interview to recruitment@socialinterestgroup.org.uk. The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters is Monday, 30th October 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Monday,30 October 2017

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Support Worker

Department: FIPTS Penrose
Work Location: Lambeth
Salary: £18,927 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week
Shift pattern: Nights (Week Nights and Weekend Nights) on a Rota Basis

Job description:

FIPTS Penrose

FIPTS Penrose is part of the Forensic Intensive Psychological Treatment Service (FIPTS) in the community and together with other units forms part of the Focus Project. It is designed to provide effective and meaningful assessment and management for men with personality disorders and who present a high risk of sexual and violent re-offending behaviour towards others.

About the role:

FIPTS Penrose in Lambeth is now seeking to appoint a Night Waking Support Worker for its service on a 37.5 hour shift basis. In this role you will be responsible for playing a role in being a support worker for its service users as designated by the Team Leader/Service Manager. You will also plan and Co-ordinate individual support and resettlement packages for service users and liaise with appropriate agencies and care professionals to ensure successful delivery of the plans. Additionally you will ensure there is genuine engagement with the service users using appropriate methodologies and inventions to encourage and support their engagement and progress towards greater independence and community integration.

Further Information:

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details which we will contact only if you are successful for interview to recruitment@socialinterestgroup.org.uk. The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters is Monday, 6 November 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date: Monday, 6 November 2017

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Service Manager

Department: Holman House
Work Location: Bedford
Salary: £27,337
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 9:00am – 5:00pm, with occasional evening work and on call.
Shift pattern: 9:00am – 5:00pm, with occasional evening work and on call.

Job description:

Holman House:

Holman House is commissioned by Bedford Borough Council to deliver housing related support services for people with mental health problems. The aim of our service is to provide a short term service to enable clients to recover, stabilise and manage their mental health, develop or rebuild their independent living skills, engage with other key services within the locality and access suitable intermediate or long term housing.

About the role:

Holman House in Bedford is now seeking to appoint a Service Manager on a 37.5 hour shift basis. In this role you be responsible for the delivery of the Housing Related Support Service for people with Mental Health problems who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. You will also line manage 5 members of staff to deliver a Bedford Borough Council commissioned short term housing related support service for adults with mental health problems and help enable service users to develop independence and life skills so they can access and sustain suitable accommodation, and to provide structured and outcome focussed housing related support for individuals with multiple support needs..

Further Information

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details which we will contact only if you are successful for interview to recruitment@socialinterestgroup.org.uk. The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters is Monday, 6th November 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Monday, 6 November 2017

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Support Assistant (Part Time)

Department: Penrose Criminal Justice Service – Redbridge IOM
Work Location: Redbridge, East London
Salary: £11,704
Contract: Fixed Term
Hours per week: 20 hours per week
Shift pattern: between Monday to Friday (9:00am - 5:00pm)

Job description:

In this role you will enable clients of the Redbridge Floating Support service to achieve the items defined in their support plans so that they achieve full independent living in the community. You will also support those individuals to address the issues that are preventing them from making a full and active contribution to society. Additionally you will help to facilitate an exit strategy for the client by working proactively and positively with partner agencies to build a self-sustaining support network.

Further Information:

If you feel that this role is for you, please complete an application form which can be found on the web site Penrose. Please note that we do not we do not accept CV’s for this role. The deadline for completed applications is Friday, 27th October 2017.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date: Friday, 27 October 2017

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ICT Support Analyst

Department: ICT
Work Location: Islington (Head Office)
Salary: £22,865.00
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week
Shift pattern: 9:00am – 5:00pm (flexible)

Job description:

Social Interest Group:

The Social Interest Group (SIG) is new and innovative and was formed as a charity in 2014. Its sole aim is to be a vehicle to develop and strengthen the charities that are within it, so they in turn thrive and do social good.

We can offer charities that provide services for vulnerable people with the tools and support they need to run effectively and to help them to thrive and grow.

About the Role

The ICT department based in Islington Social Interest Group is now seeking to appoint an ICT Support Analyst on a 37.5 hour shift basis. In this role you will work with the ICT manager at the Head Office in Islington London, and support the use of computing resources in the organisation, provide effective ICT service, maintain and support IT standards and policies, and provide solutions that meet the computing needs of the organization. You will also support the planning, implementation and management of the software applications and hardware infrastructure that support operations of Social Interest Group.

Further Information

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and a word format CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details to recruitment@socialinterestgroup.org.uk which we will contact only if you are successful for interview.  The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters is Sunday, 22 October 2017.

This post is subject to a DBS check at the appropriate level for this role.

Closing date: Sunday, 22 October 2017

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Office Administrator – Community

Department: Penrose Criminal Justice Services
Work Location: London CRC and Penrose Community Hub - Wembley
Salary: £22,865.00
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week
Shift pattern: 9:00am - 5:30pm

Job description:

Penrose Wembley Hub

Working in partnership with the London Community Rehabilitation Company (CRC) and MTCNovo, our service supports adult males sentenced to under 12 months to resettle into the community and to break the cycle of offending.

We provide guidance and support with a wide range of issues, from accommodation to training to financial advice as well as signposting our clients to relevant services in their area.

About the role:

We are looking for a focused individual who will be committed to the values and aims of the service and who is able to maintain the smooth-running of a small site. The role will be at front of house in a small and friendly office environment receiving colleagues, partners and service users in person and by phone. The successful applicant will be organised and professional as well as approachable and helpful.

The role will be based in our Hub in Wembley Park. As a new starter you will receive a week-long induction process which will introduce you to what our service and our parent organisation does. Penrose is committed to continual professional training and development, supervisions and appraisals.

Further Information:

If you feel that this role is for you, please complete an application form which can be found on the web site Penrose. Please note that we do not we do not accept CV’s for this role. The deadline for completed applications is Friday, 20th October 2017.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date: Friday, 20th October

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Team Leader

Department: Focus
Work Location: LYNETTE/CAVENDISH (South London)
Salary: £25,750.00
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5 hrs
Shift pattern: Early & Late, and Week End on a Rota Basis

Job description:

Department: FOCUS

Work Location: LYNETTE/CAVENDISH (South London)

Salary: £25,750.00 per annum

Contract: Permanent

Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week

Shift pattern: Early & Late, Night, and Week End on a Rota Basis

 

Focus project:

We work with our Service Users to develop their own recovery plan based around the SLaM and Lambeth support recovery model and Recovery Star. We enable this through a range of support programmes and work collaboratively with other organisations within the borough to help our Service Users to reintegrate into the community.

About the role:

FOCUS in Lynette/Cavendish is now seeking to appoint a Team Leader on a 37.5 hour shift basis. In this role you will assist the Service Manager in the development of the Service, ensuring best practice and innovative services are available to service users. You will also work in close conjunction with the other agencies to improve the services and opportunities for service users. Additionally you will foster and sustain good relationships with the local community, partner agencies, and relevant external organisations.

Further Information

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details which we will contact only if you are successful for interview or an application form. The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters or application forms is Thursday, 12 October 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date: Thursday, 12 October 2017

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Complex Needs Recovery Worker (9 Posts)

Department: FOCUS
Work Location: Lynette/Cavendish
Salary: £22,865.00
Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5
Shift pattern: Early & Late, Night, and Week End on a Rota Basis

Job description:

Focus project:

We work with our Service Users to develop their own recovery plan based around the SLaM and Lambeth support recovery model and Recovery Star. We enable this through a range of support programmes and work collaboratively with other organisations within the borough to help our Service Users to reintegrate into the community.

About the role:

FOCUS in Lynette/Cavendish is now seeking to appoint a Complex Needs Recovery Worker on a 37.5 hour shift basis. In this role you will be for interviewing potential service users to assess their suitability and identify potential risks. You will also liaise with referral agencies and ensuring that vacancies are filled within an appropriate time scales and in-line with Penrose’s Referral Policy and void targets are met. Additionally you will plan and co-ordinate individual recovery and resettlement packages for the Service User liaising with the appropriate agencies and care professionals to ensure successful delivery of the plans.

Further Information

If you feel that this role is for you, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details which we will contact only if you are successful for interview or complete an application form. The deadline for CV’s and Cover Letters and application forms is Thursday, 12 October 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

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Chair of the Board of Trustees

Job description:

We are currently recruiting for a Chair of the Penrose Board of Trustees and additional Board members.

If you would like to get involved in the work we do and have experience in the services we provide such as support for people with mental ill health, offending history, substance misuse or criminal justice please email call Jenny Warner on 020 7998 8888 for a full role description or email info@charismarecruitment.co.uk.  We are also interested to hear from people with property development experience.