Gearing Up – Workshop Mentor

Salary: £ 24,523.00 pro rata, plus other benefits

Status: substantive post

Hours of work: flexible 20 hours per week / over 2 – 3 days (option for job share)

Base: Gearing Up workshop, Brick Works, Wigan

Holidays; 22 days plus Bank Holidays , pro rata

Reports to: Training & Resource Manager

Liaises with: Brick staff teams and other mentors / supervisors


The Brick is a small charity with big aspirations for people in need within our community. We provide RELIEF, RESTORATION and REFORMATION by offering tailored support, hope, and opportunity to those looking to improve their quality of life. We now are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive and inspirational Mentor to join our team, a believer in the right to equal life chances with a passion to improve lives through collaboration and innovation.

Job Purpose

Do you want to enhance the lives of vulnerable individuals and help to encourage positive outcomes in their lives? The Brick, part of QHAP, are looking for a Workshop Mentor within our Bike refurbishment project. To work directly with its trainees and volunteers, supporting them to develop and gain a range of skills whilst doing meaningful work that will lead them into employment. Working in partnership with the local authority, The Brick are an instrumental partner in the development of an authority backed homelessness partnership that will lead the direction and focus to tackle homelessness across the Borough.

Closing date: 5pm Friday 8th November



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The Brick is committed to delivering Wigan Council’s Deal approach and as such we are asking for applicants who adopt the 3 core behaviours being; positive, accountable and courageous. We are looking for innovation and creativity, The Brick is not afraid to do things differently and pilot new initiatives to trial and test new ideas.