Bank Staff Emergency Accommodation – Morning, day, evening, weekend and overnight
Salary £9.50 – £10.93 per hour
The Brick is a charity with big aspirations and its local community at the heart of everything it does. As a result, The Brick follows a strategy and approach focusing on personal development by following The 3 R’s. The 3 R’s are: Relief, meeting felt needs, Restoration, equipping people for self sustaining, independent living, and Reformation, speaking out and acting against social injustice.
At The Brick our vision is that everyone has a place to call home and can fulfil their hopes and ambitions. We are currently looking for Bank Staff to support sites offering a safe space in a recovery focused environment.
We believe that people can and do recover from the crisis’s that create homelessness and we are working across The Wigan and Leigh Borough alongside other 3rd sector organisations, accommodation providers and the local authority; to ensure people in crisis are alleviated and a long term, co-produced, support plan is implicated.
As Bank Staff, you will be supporting individuals within an existing framework to ensure safeguarding and that individuals are encouraged towards more independent lifestyles. You will also work closely with services at The Brick, local authorities, advice services, Police and support services throughout the borough.
This exciting role will involve working on housing, health, and welfare support with some of the borough’s most vulnerable individuals.
You must be flexible and be willing to work with little to no advance warning, whilst possess the ability to work as part of a team and to initiate and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, people we work with, the community, the police and other external agencies.
Shifts will be during unsocial hours and may include overnight work depending on preference.
If you want to be part of a great team, believe in a holistic approach, then this is the post for you.
To Apply please attach a CV & Covering Letter to outline relevant experience and suitability for role, please do not click apply unless you are ready to attach your documents.
Only applications submitted via this link will be reviewed ,
Closing Date 31st December 2020
*** We are a Christian Charity with Christian Values supporting the Wigan Community ****
The Brick is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace, which attracts all candidates and signals our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity. This includes not discriminating under the Equality Act 2010 and building an accurate picture of the make-up of our workforce.
We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and support or staff from different backgrounds