Project Worker Job at The Society of St James – in Aldershot

Job Description

Project Worker (Aldershot)

North Lane Lodge

Full time, 37 hours per week

Maternity Cover (May 2022)

Scale Point 19 – 23: £20,292 – £23,023 per annum

About us

The Society of St James (SSJ) delivers high impact, person-centred, accommodation services to people experiencing homelessness, substance misuse and mental health problems. The people we support are at the heart of everything we do, our main aim and priority is to find people with values, behaviours and attitudes to match our own.

Vacancy details

SSJ wishes to recruit a Project Worker for our North Lane Lodge scheme in Aldershot. This is an innovative project that will be working with people with entrenched histories of homelessness and street drinking. The project aims to reduce harm caused by substance misuse, provide a period of stability, enable service users to engage with other professionals, and access move-on pathways.

Ideal Candidate

We are looking for staff who are willing to contribute to the ongoing development of this project.

You must have experience of working with adults with alcohol and substance misuse problems and challenging and difficult behaviour.

We are looking for someone who can work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, which includes working a rota of early and late shifts, weekends and bank holidays.

Due to the location, a driving licence is essential.

Staff Benefits

  • A Gold Investors in People Employer
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • Flexible working options
  • Buying additional annual leave
  • Comprehensive induction and training
  • Counselling, financial, personal support and health and well-being services via our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted laptops and computers with Jamie’s Computers

Please note that we cannot accept CVs for any of our vacancies nor do we accept applications from recruitment agencies and instead ask you to please visit our recruitment site.

Your application needs to be completed before the closing date and time. Any applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.

If you have not been contacted within 10 days of the closing date please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Closing date: 30th April 2021

Reference ID: REQ0013

Application deadline: 30/04/2021

Expected start date: 17/05/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: £20,292.00-£23,023.00 per year

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

About Company

Company: The Society of St James –

Company Location:  Aldershot

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