Vacancies and Volunteer Opportunities

Team Leader (Engagement Work)

Location: Brighton

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 hrs per week

Normal hrs to be worked: Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm

Salary: £28,938

We have an exciting opportunity for a Team Leader to join Justlife in Brighton & Hove.  We are looking for someone with experience of supporting vulnerable adults and of managing a small team, who fits our values of collaboration, people and innovation.

Overview – Justlife Brighton

Justlife provide holistic, responsive and flexible support to people with the aim of helping their experience of housing vulnerability be as short, safe and healthy as possible. This includes engagement work helping clients improve and maintain their health, by accessing primary care, attending appointments and linking with relevant services, as well as a weekly activities programme and support specifically for those in emergency accommodation. Justlife also engages in research into the effects of unsupported temporary accommodation, which informs our work locally, as well as enabling us to have conversations on a wider scale to bring about positive change. The project funders include the Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group, The BIG Lottery Fund and other grant funders.

The role will include;

  • Providing leadership to the Engagement Work team
  • Assisting the Operations Manager in managing the service, ensuring a high quality, monitored and constantly improving service
  • Contributing to the development of the Justlife service locally as well as potential areas of system change that benefit those we work with
  • Carrying a small case load and participate in service delivery activities

Closing date for applications: Friday 11th May 2018 5pm

Interviews: w/c 21st May 2018 (date tbc)

Please click the links below to download the job pack, application and equal opportunities forms:

Job Pack Team Leader

Equal Opps Monitoring Form Team Leader Apr 18

Application Form Team Leader Brighton


Health Engagement Worker

Location: Brighton

Contract: 3 months (7th May to 6th August 18), 37.5 hrs per week,
Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm

Salary: £ 21,996 PA (pro rata)

Overview – Justlife Brighton

The team provide holistic, responsive and flexible support to people with the aim of helping their experience of housing vulnerability be as short, safe and healthy as possible. This includes health engagement work improving access to primary care, helping clients improve and maintain their health, as well as a weekly activities programme and support specifically
for those in temporary accommodation in the city. Justlife also engages in research into the affects of temporary accommodation, which informs our work locally, as well as enabling us to have conversations on a wider scale to bring about positive change. The project funders include the Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group, The BIG Lottery Fund and other grant funders.

Job Summary – Health Engagement Worker

We have a short-term opportunity for a Health Engagement Worker to join the team as secondment cover for 3 months. The role will involve supporting a caseload of people experiencing homelessness to engage with health services through a number of interventions including accompanying them to appointments, assisting them in addressing health or
substance misuse needs, as well as needs around housing and benefits. Working collaboratively with our partners Arch Healthcare the role is dependent on good communication and joint working with others. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated to support people, passionate about working collaboratively with others and has some experience of working in a related field in a voluntary or paid capacity. Due to the short-term nature of the role we need someone who is able to start quickly. We can also consider part time or job share.

Closing date for applications: Friday 20th April 2018 5pm

Interviews: Thursday 26th April 2018

Please click the links below to download the job pack, application and equal opportunities forms:

Job Pack Health Engagement Worker APR 18

Application Form Health Engagement Worker Brighton

Equal Opps Monitoring Form HEW Apr 18

 


 

Support Worker (Health Engagement) 

Location: Brighton

Contract: Zero hours contract

Salary: £ 18,252 PA (based on 37.5 hrs per week full time) £9.36 per hour

Overview – Justlife Brighton

The team provide holistic, responsive and flexible support to people with the aim of helping their experience of housing vulnerability be as short, safe and healthy as possible. This includes health engagement work improving access to primary care, helping clients improve and maintain their health, as well as a weekly activities programme and support specifically for those in temporary accommodation in the city. Justlife also engages in research into the affects of temporary accommodation, which informs our work locally, as well as enabling us to have conversations on a wider scale to bring about positive change. The project funders include the Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group, The BIG Lottery Fund and other grant funders.

Job Summary – Support Worker (bank staff)

We have an opportunity for a Support Worker to join the team on a bank contract basis (zero hours). The role will involve supporting the clients of Justlife Health Engagement Workers who are experiencing homelessness to engage with health services through a number of interventions such as accompanying them to health & well-being appointments, assisting them in addressing other needs around housing and benefits such as completing forms or supporting to make phone calls appointments. The role will also involve supporting clients to attend the Justlife activities programme and working with staff running the activities.

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated to support people, passionate about working collaboratively with others and has some experience of working in a related field in a voluntary or paid capacity. The days and hours will vary week to week and can be flexible to fit around other work/commitments.

Closing date for applications: Friday 20th April 2018 5pm

Interviews: Thursday 26th April 2018

Please click the links below to download the job pack, application and equal opportunities forms:

Job Pack Support Worker APR 18

Application Form Support Worker Brighton

Equal Opps Monitoring Form Support Worker Apr 18

Justlife does not accept contact from recruitment agencies.

 


 

Volunteer opportunities

Justlife has volunteering opportunities across a number of areas, including: hospitality, activity organising, administration/office duties and supporting service users. If you are interested in any of these areas or would like to discuss volunteering in a different capacity, please contact us.

 


 

Student Placements

Justlife welcomes applications from students looking for a placement as part of a course requirement. Please contact us for more information.