Action Homeless’ success is down to our fantastic team of dedicated staff and volunteers. We’re always on the lookout for talented and motivated individuals who are passionate about breaking the cycle of homelessness in Leicester and Leicestershire.

Finance & Admin Assistant

Contract: Initial 12 month fixed term contract with potential to extend
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: £18,013 to £19,909

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our small finance team as Finance Assistant. The role is ideal for newly qualified individuals or those working or wanting to work towards an AAT qualification. The role will involve you assisting and maintaining all financial activities for all aspects of The Charity.

Experience of maintaining computerised records, executing sales / purchase ledgers, handling cash and the ability to use Microsoft Office is preferred but an understanding of basic accounting processes would be essential.

You will need to be able to demonstrate excellent time management skills and a flexible approach to your work, especially in times of change.

If you are looking for a chance to develop within a finance role this could be the ideal opportunity for you.

For full details about the role please download the job description.

To apply please complete and return our application form to aaliyahlawrence-browne@actionhomeless.org.uk

Closing date: Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Assessment & Interviews: 1st or 2nd May 2019

Tenancy Sustainment Officer – Homeless Services

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 37 per week
Salary: Dependent on experience: Fully experienced – £20,616 to £23,224 | Trainee level – £17,352

Action Homeless is looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join a small team in supporting clients to sustain their own tenancies.  This is an ideal role for someone who has a passion to make a difference and help individuals to regain their independence.

You will be responsible for overseeing tenant’s journeys from temporary accommodation into their own tenancy, providing advice on their rights and obligations including entitlements to welfare benefits and dealing with any breaches in tenancies.

We are seeking an individual that can either demonstrate experiences according to the person specification or can show the willingness and drive to undertake training to succeed in the role. The ability to prioritise workloads, motivate people to engage, work flexibly with a “can do” attitude, and be a team player are essential.

For full details about the role please download the job description.

To apply please complete and return our application form to aaliyahlawrence-browne@actionhomeless.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 6th May 2019
Assessments & interviews: Week commencing 13th May 2019

Sessional Workers

Salary: £10.10 per hour

Action Homeless is a local charity dedicated to tackling the causes and consequences of homeless in Leicester and Leicestershire. We are looking to recruit bright and enthusiastic sessional workers to cover various shifts at our properties. This post offers ad-hoc work to cover staff absences.

You will need a general understanding of homelessness and the issues that our service users face, be able to work at short notice across a variety of shifts day and night. You will also need to be flexible and adaptable in different job roles as you will have various duties from working in the kitchen to dealing with rent payments.

For full details about the role please download the job description.

To apply please complete and return our application form to aaliyahlawrence-browne@actionhomeless.org.uk

Trustees

Action Homeless is looking for new trustees to join its board. If you are interested in becoming a trustee please contact Mark Grant via markgrant@actionhomeless.org.uk

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