Full time

Sanctuary Advice Worker – Marylebone Project

Location: London The Marylebone Project

Closing date: 11th July 2022

Are you…

  • Dedicated to working with vulnerable people?
  • Looking for a varied and people focused role?
  • Motivated by working as part of a team?
  • Passionate about doing a job that makes a difference?

The Marylebone Project is one of the largest women’s hostels in the UK for women affected by homelessness. Those we support are often affected by substance misuse, unemployment, domestic violence and mental health issues. Whatever their story, we aim for the same ending, self-esteem, employment and independent living. We do this by providing shelter, education opportunities, spiritual space and events in a welcoming and secure environment.

The Role:

This is a fantastic opportunity within the Project, your role will be based within our newly refurbished Centre where you will manage a caseload of service users who may have complex needs and challenging behaviour. You will provide Advice, Guidance and information (IAG) to vulnerable adults and holistic support to address their needs within a psychologically informed environment.

Part of your role will also include Coordinating and facilitating our Drop-in Service for rough sleepers, providing them with a range of services including food provision; laundry; showers; clothing and nurses clinics.

You will have the opportunity to be part of a service which will really make a difference to women’s lives and have the privilege to see them grow in confidence and skills.

Salary

£29,237 per annum

Hours

Average 40 hours working on a shift based rota that includes early, late, nights, weekends and bank holidays across seven days per week.

Pension

Church Army is an auto enrolment employer. If you are eligible for pension contributions, you will be enrolled in to a qualifying scheme and minimum pension contributions will be made by the employer.

Annual Leave

28 days per annum, rising by 1 day per year to a maximum of 33 days, inclusive of 8 bank holidays. As the project works on a 24/7 basis, you will be required to work some bank holidays.

Contract

Open-Ended, Full-Time

DBS

An enhanced DBS check required and compliance with Church Army’s safeguarding policies. Safeguarding training will be required.

Occupational Requirement

*Positions are exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.

Physical requirement: The Marylebone Project is based over two sites, 100m apart, and the job regularly involves walking throughout and between both sites. The Bradbury House site is a listed building, over five floors, with stair access only. The postholder must be able to access all areas of the Project, and may be required to do so quickly in the event of an emergency. There is also a requirement to travel across London for work-related purposes. The ability to undertake these physical aspects of the role and to carry smaller items are required as essential.

Closing Date

8am Monday 11 July 2022

Interviews

Friday 22 July 2022

More info

For more information on the role, please see the job pack.

If you have any questions, please email recruitment@maryleboneproject.org.uk.

How to apply

To apply, please download and complete the Marylebone Project Application Form for this post from www.maryleboneproject.org.uk. When you are ready to submit your application below, please upload your completed application form and select ‘Apply now’.

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