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.

 


 

Action Homeless will be at New Walk Job Centre – New Walk, Leicester, LE1 6TF on Wednesday 24th August from 10am – 2pm. Pop along to speak to our team about career opportunities at Action Homeless.

 


Senior Homeless Services Officer

37 Hours per week

Starting salary – £25,827 (£13.42 per hour) salary includes £1000 enhancement for participation in on-call duties on a rota basis.

Our seniors are the first point of advice for our Homeless Service Officers and Assistants working within our services. You will be responsible for overseeing, supporting and delivering key outcomes within the team and will be a lead for your team, advising on any complex issues they are facing.

This role allows you to build strong working relationships with the clients living in our services as well as working closely with the agencies we work in partnership with.

You will support and be supported by the Service Team Manager, to implement the homeless services team’s aims and objectives.

The Senior Homeless Services Officer Job Description and Person Specification can be found here.  The full job advert can be viewed here.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to tammybolton@actionhomeless.org.uk.

Closing date: Wednesday 24th August 2022 at 5pm


Homeless Services Officer

37 Hours per week

Starting salary – £22,478 (£11.68 per hour) salary includes £1000 enhancement for participation in on-call duties on a rota basis.

 

This role will provide person centred housing support and management to our clients, many of whom have experienced multiple disadvantages in their lives, and require support to access Treatment, Health and Social Care services. You will provide support to enable clients to move forwards and towards breaking their cycle of homelessness. You will have the time to build positive working relationships with our clients and support them while in our service and to resettlement, from initial referral to moving on to accommodation that is more permanent.

 

The Homeless Service Officer Job Description and Person Specification can be found here. The full job advert can be viewed here.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to tammybolton@actionhomeless.org.uk.

Closing date: Wednesday 24th August 2022 at 5pm


Assistant Homeless Services Officer

37 Hours per week

Starting salary – £19,892 (£10.34 per hour)

 

We are offering an exciting training and development opportunity within our homeless services for Assistants Homeless Services Officers.

This role will suit someone wanting a change in career and or looking to take the first step into homeless services. Ideally, you will need to be able to demonstrate an understanding of our client group and the barriers people with experience of homelessness face, a desire to work with vulnerable people who have experienced homelessness in their lives is essential.

We will support you to develop your skills across key areas, including intensive housing management activity such as rent collection and health and safety checks, ensuring accommodation is of a good quality, safe and welcoming while reporting maintenance required. Providing coaching & support to help people obtain their goals. The role allows a pathway to enabling individuals with the skills, values, passion and attitude we are seeking to progress to our Homeless Services Officer role, typically within 6-12 months.

The Assistant Homeless Services Officer Job Description and Person Specification can be found here. The full job advert can be viewed here.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to tammybolton@actionhomeless.org.uk.

 

Closing date: Wednesday 24th August 2022 at 5pm


Sessional Cook

Contract:        Zero hour contract

Salary:          £11.00 per hour

 

Action Homeless is a Leicester based charity committed to ending the cycle of homelessness and ensuring everyone has a decent and safe place to call home. Our mission is to ensure that no one has to sleep rough on the street in our city. We are passionate about ending street homelessness, and empowering people to achieve higher living standards and quality of life.

Action Homeless is looking for a sessional cook to provide staff cover in times of absences at our Mayfield House project. Work will be on an ad hoc basis, meaning there is no guaranteed hours of work. In this role you will be required to prepare, cook, and serve lunchtime and dinnertime meals to clients staying in our accommodation.  You may also need to assist with checking deliveries and ordering supplies in relation to the menu and budget. You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of hygiene within the kitchen.

You should have good knowledge of health and safety procedures and have an up to date food hygiene certificate. Experience of cooking in high volumes and a good knowledge of dietary requirements and nutrition is essential.

The job description and person specification can be found here. To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to tammybolton@actionhomeless.org.uk.

Closing Date: Monday 22nd August 2022


 

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