Croydon Council: Healthy Homes Advisor x 2

 

Salary:  £29,766 - £30,711 Grade 7
Hours:   36 hours per week fixed untl May 2023

Closing date 19 August 2020

Role:
Recruiting 2 x experienced energy advisors to join their new in-house team supporting residents in their homes, at outreach events and by telephone and email.  To ensure the best outcome for each resident, this will often involve ongoing, follow-up support.  You will have a good knowledge of domestic energy efficiency, energy billing issues, tariffs and related support available.  You will also need to have experience of assessing the needs of vulnerable residents, tailoring the support provided accordingly.  You will need to be flexible, able to work independently and to use your initiative to find practical solutions to problems.

If you have the passion and drive to make a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable residents, then we invite you to join them.

You will need a full clean driving licence and your own vehicle.

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How to Apply:
For an informal discussion please contact Malcolm Bell, Energy Projects Manager:  020 8726 6000 ext 61432.   Please read the role profile before calling.

Interview Date:
Interviews will take place on 2 September 2020

Zenia:  Organiser (Development and Operations)

 

Salary:  £150 per day
Hours:  2 days a week, flexibe (Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays) for 6 months with possible extension.

Closing Date 1 September 2020

Role:
As an organisation Xenia is non-hierarchical and participatory, meaning decisions are made collectively and proactively informed by participant involvement. The organisation is run by a volunteer-led Organising Team, with several members taking on more responsibility and additional work as self-employed members of a small staff team (who are all paid the same rate). They are a young and ambitious organisation, and they aspire to develop and grow in a way that is both sustainable and true to our values. This is where you come in. They are looking for the newest member of Xenia’s staff team to drive growth forward, with the dedicated support of other members of the Organising Team and Trustee Board. This role is right for you if you are energetic, generous in your leadership, and detailed in your approach. You will have a strong desire to work in a non-hierarchical setting, a good understanding of migrant women’s lives, and an unwavering commitment to equality and inclusion. You will have experience of raising funds from varied sources, with excellent communication skills that are adaptable to different people and situations. Most of all, you will be excited by the work that Xenia does and passionate about their mission.

How to Apply:
For more information on this role and how to apply please click here

Merton Voluntary Service Council:  Head of Finances & Resources

 

Salary:  £38,000 pro rata + 5% pension
Hours:   28 hours per week, flexible

Closing date 3 August 2020 @midday

Role:
MVSC are currently seeking a Head of Finance and Resources to join our team. The purpose of the role is:

  • Provision of strategic advice to the CEO on all matters of Finance.  
  • Preparation of the Annual Budget with the CEO and the Treasurer. 
  • Preparation of quarterly management accounts, forecasts and cashflows. 
  • Preparation of Final Accounts and Financial Statements and liaison with the External Auditor, ensuring compliance with all statutory reporting requirements. 
  • Development of financial, investment and risk management policies. 
  • Ensuring the efficient provision of MVSC’s computer-based accounting systems and security of prime documents.  
  • Working with the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) to manage timely reporting against contract and grant funding requirements.  
  • Management of MVSC process and systems and how they support general office functions and robust management of grants and contracts.   
  • With the Head of Development and Volunteering, advising Borough voluntary organisations on best financial practice and procedure. 

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How to Apply:
For an application pack please click here

Crystal Palace Community Trust: Qualified Youth Workers

 

Salary:  £15 per hour
Hours:  Monday - Thursday from 4.45pm - 7.15pm, term time only

Closing Date 1 September 2020

Role:
Must be experienced in Youth and Community Work. The applicant must hold a recognised qualification in Youth Work and be able to work as part of a team. Duties will include supervising young people between the ages of 8-21 who are taking part in activities at Anerley Town Hall or with partners. The worker will be expected to help organise activities and work in a pro active way to ensure that the young people are engaged in a positive environment which enables them to develop their inter-personal skills and ultimately reach their full potential. Health and safety or first aid certificates would be an advantage. This post will also require 2 references and a DBS check.

How to Apply:
For an application pack please either call 020 8676 5666 or email halls@cpct.org.uk

Croydon Drop In:  Primary School Counsellor

 

Salary:  £29,051.85 pro rata FTE 36 hours
Hours:  18 hours per week

Closing date 10 August 2020 @10am

Role:
Croydon Drop In is an established, award-winning provider of advice, information, guidance, counselling and therapy to the community of Croydon and we are committed to improving the welfare of local children, young people and families. This is an exciting time to join a growing charity with excellent opportunities to shape the delivery of the service and make a real difference to children, young people and family’s emotional well-being.
They are offering this position to join th Therapeutic Services Team which will be based on site at a central Croydon Junior School on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays during termtime (39 weeks) and in their community counselling team for the other 13 weeks of the year.

How to Apply:
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Interview Date:
Interviews will take place 14 August 2020

Magdalene School:  Pre-School Practitioner

 

Salary:  Contact for details
Hours:   13 hours per week term time only

Closing date 20 August 2020

Role:
Looking for an experienced preschool practitioner for a temporary role to be the 1:1/key person for one child.

The successful candidate will be fully trained on site to care for the child and will be supported by health care professionals, the child’s parents and the preschool team. The successful candidate will work closely with the settings SENCO.

Required qualifications:

NVQ level 3 in child care or equivalent

At least 3 years experience in child care

Valid paediatric first aid certificate

An enhanced DBS (Criminal records check) or be willing to do one.

How to Apply:
Please email Magdalenepreschool@hotmail.com for further enquiries and an application form

Interviews:
Will take place early September 2020.

Kensington & Chelsea Council:  Neighbourhood Management Team Leader

 

Salary:  £34,900 - £47,300
Hours:   Full time position contact for number of hours

Closing Date 9 August 2020

Role:
The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated and customer focused individual to manage the Neighbourhood Management Team within Housing Management. The right candidate will have demonstrable experience in leading a service area responsible for addressing tenancy, anti-social behaviour and enforcement matters. You will engage with the community, embed a culture of accountability and have the skills to drive performance within the team.

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How to Apply:
For more details and how to apply please click here

Archbishop Tenison's CofE School: Clerk to the Governors

 

Salary:  £11.60 per hour
Hours:   5-8 hours per week during term time

Closing Date 4 September 2020 @4pm

Role:
A highly motivated and efficient Clerk to the Governors is required as soon as possible. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and administrative skills & be able to communicate effectively. Duties to include preparing and circulating agendas, taking minutes, record keeping for the Governing Board, handling correspondence and dealing with sensitive and confidential issues. Attendance will be required at Full Governing Board and Committee Meetings (approximately 5 per term), which start at 6pm – usually on a Wednesday evening. Access to the internet is essential & candidates should have good IT skills.

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How to Apply:
Applications should be sent by email to Mr Richard Mash, Chair of Governors. Archbishop Tenison’s School, richard@mashes.co.uk .

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School for Social Entrepreneurs:  Development Officer (Maternity Cover)

 

Salary:     £32,542 - £33,518 depending on skills and experience, pro rata +5% pension
Hours:      0.6 FTE fixed term for 9 months

Closing Date 4 August 2020, @midday

Role:
The purpose of the role is to identify new development opportunities, support the creation of high quality funding applications and lead the compiling of SSEs impact reporting to funders across a range of programmes.  Read more

How to Apply:
Apply by application click here

Interview Date:
Interviews will take place 11 August 2020 via zoom.

Kingston Voluntary Action:  Communications Manager

 

Salary:  £26,453 +3% pension
Hours:  28 hours per week

Closing Date 5 August 2020

Role:
During these extremely challenging times of Covid-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever for Kingston Voluntary Action as a leading voluntary and community sector support organisation to communicate quickly and effectively information and advice to other organisations in Kingston.

Looking for a dynamic, experienced communications professional, who is passionate about the role of the local community and voluntary sector to join our team and ‘hit the ground running’ during these challenging times.

This is a senior role, for a proactive individual who will relish the task of taking full responsibility for designing and delivering a comprehensive communications offer for KVA, and the wider sector. You will be working with a small, dynamic team supporting voluntary and community organisations in Kingston during and post Covid-19 crisis.

How to Apply:
An application pack is available here.

Supermarket Vacancies

ASDA:  Customer Delivery Drivers

Urgently needed to expand their customer delivery drivers team.

No experience needed, just a full Driving Licence.

Call in to your local ASDA store or ASDA home shoping centre with your Right to work documents and driving licence and could join on a 4 week rolling contract.

 

Morrisons

Call in to your local Morrisons store, with Right to Work Documentation, to discuss what work is available. They note that you must TAKE ALL ADVISED PRECAUTIONS before heading into the store.

Royal Mail:  Casual Sorters

 

Pay Rate:   (All shift dependent)
Age:  18-20  £6.45 - £8.85
Age: 21-24  £8.20 - £10
Age: 25+      £8.72 - £10.76
Hours:     
Contact for details

Closing Date contact for details

Role:
Moving and Sorting Mail. Segregating different types of mail, operating sorting machines, sorting letters and packets manually, dispatching mail.  Candidates will be required to lift heavy mail sacks weighing up to 20kg each

How to Apply:
Please click here

 

 

Croydon Council:  Family Social Workers

 

Salary:  £37,842 - £45,585 (Grade 11-14)
Hours:  Full time

Closing Date - contact for details

Role:
Have you got the passion and drive to make positive changes in the lives of children?  Seeking Social Workers ‘To be The Change’ to join us to strengthen our service of putting children at the centre of everything.

Social Work with Families brings together services for children subject to child protection plans, children in need and Children Looked After who may be in the Public Law Outline process or in Court proceedings. Working in a Locality service, with your Team Manager and colleagues you will be using your skills and knowledge to create the best possible outcomes for children and families in Croydon

How to Apply;
For more details please click here.

Age UK Croydon: Home Help

  

Job Title: Home Help
Salary:   £8 per hour rising to £9.50 post training.  Casual worker contract

Hours:   Contact for details

Closing Date:  Ongoing

Role:
Age UK Croydon’s Help at Home service provides practical support to older people within the borough of Croydon. Home Helps work in the community to provide help with domestic tasks such as cleaning, shopping, ironing and laundry, visiting Age UK Croydon’s clients in their own homes.

Key qualities:

  • A compassionate nature
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Able to work flexibly, ideally for more than 8 hours per week

If you are passionate about making a difference to the lives of the older people who use our services, and want to contribute to an organisation which is continuously striving to improve, then we would love to hear from you.
This role will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

How to Apply:
For further information or a full application pack, please email: executive.assistant@ageukcroydon.org.uk quoting the job title. Large print application form is also available. Completed application forms should be signed and emailed, to  the above email, with your name and job role in the subject title of the email. Completed signed applications can be returned to 81 Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath,  CR7 7JH for the attention of the Executive Assistant. CV’s will not be accepted.

Interviews:
Ongoing