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Salary: £10 - £11.30 per hour (Depending on qualifications and experience)

Contract Type: Part time (3 evenings a week between Monday and Friday)

Contract: 2 year fixed term

Location: Silx Teen Bar, 5 Church Street, Blyth

Closing date: 4th November 2019

 

Multiple positions available. People and Drugs (Silx Teen Bar Youth Service), the largest youth delivery provider in the Blyth area, is looking to appoint a team of Part Time Detached Workers with a remit of making contact with young people, who use the street as a means of recreation, and to be part of our centre based team of workers. The purpose of the posts is to work very closely with the Senior Youth Worker and team of centre base workers and to assist in the development of the organisation’s vision and offer of provision for the young people of Blyth. Further information about our charity can be found by downloading our latest annual report and leaflets from our website: http://www.silxteen.com/downloads To apply: Please send your CV and a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

VoiCeS

 

Fixed Salary: £28,785 Per Annum

Hours: Full time

Contract Type: Fixed term

Location: Northumberland

Closing date: Wednesday 6th November 2019 at 4pm

Interviews: 15th November 2019

 

At VoiCeS Northumberland we support individuals, families and groups in Northumberland to make positive changes in their lives and communities.

 

About the job

The Senior Bridge Worker will provide a critical role in this busy, exciting project supporting both operational practice and management. The role will work with VoiCeS staff and Bridge Partners to achieve moving people furthest from the labour market closer or into employment, achieving targets and results. This will include:

  • Co-ordination of the referral process across all partners, in line with the Funders requirements and Bridge protocols
  • Providing consistent support and constructive challenge for operational staff to meet performance targets
  • Supporting the capacity of the Operational Project Manager, and deputising as appropriate

The Bridge Project is an exciting employability project in Northumberland. The project is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund as part of the Building Better Opportunities Programme. Seven voluntary and community sector delivery partners are working in Partnership with Northumberland County Council, supporting long term unemployed people moving into or towards employment.  You will find more information about the Project here.

 

About Us

Our team is central to our effectiveness and success.

Like us, you will want to help to improve people’s lives and be keen to work as part of a team. In return we offer a range of benefits including’ flexible working, Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme and 25 days annual leave (plus statutory holidays).

 

About the job

NJC Point 25 (Fixed for project). Currently £28,785 per annum. Funding until 30th September 2021

We are looking for someone with relevant experience and qualifications to take a Senior role in the Bridge Project by supporting both operational practice and management.  The role will co-ordinate the process for referrals into the project, ensuring a timely, efficient and professional response to manage referrals, in line with the Funders requirements and Bridge protocols. Communicating information and providing feedback to Partners and providing the Operational Manager with weekly updates on progress made and/or issues arising.

The Senior Bridge Worker will work with VoiCeS staff and Bridge Partners to achieve moving people furthest from the labour market closer or into employment, achieving targets and results. The successful candidate should be confident supporting colleagues by cascading learning, providing a role model and challenging poor practice, as appropriate, to achieve targets. The Senior Bridge Worker will hold a reduced caseload.

The role is demanding and varied. Candidates should be comfortable working under pressure and to set deadlines, providing the opportunity to work with others to achieve objectives and targets, meeting funders expectations. The successful candidate will have experience of delivering an employability or similar service with a performance driven approach to meeting targets. We are looking for the right candidate to work effectively in Partnership across sectors.

 

Applying for the job

Want to know more about the opportunity and request an application pack, email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Closing date: 4pm Wednesday 6th November 2019

Interviews:  15th November 2019

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

VoiCeS Northumberland welcomes a diverse range of applications and are passionate about promoting equality and valuing diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Please return electronically completed applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note only those shortlisted will be contacted. CVs will not be accepted.

 

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Salary: £18,000

Hours: 30 hours per week

Contract: Fixed post until 31st August 2020, funded by Big Lottery Community Fund and ESF for the Bridge project

Location: Blyth Community Enterprise Centre, Blyth, Northumberland

Closing Date: 31st October 2019

 

 

Main purpose of job:

To support the Centre Manager and Bridge partnership in planning and delivering IT provision to Bridge beneficiaries, throughout Northumberland in response to needs identified.

 

Download the Job Description.

 

Address applications and enquiries to Sharron Fawcett at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 

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Healthwatch

 

 

Healthwatch Northumberland is looking for up to four exceptional new board members with a keen interest in, and a passion about, ensuring local communities have their say on health and social care services.

As the landscape of health and social care continues to change, this is a crucial time to become involved in Healthwatch Northumberland as the independent champion for health and social care across the county. By joining Healthwatch Northumberland’s skilled and enthusiastic Board you will have the opportunity to use your local knowledge to help us give a voice to people who use those services, influence positive change to services and help meet the health and social care needs of our communities.

Interested?   Download an information pack and application form or for more information, contact Derry Nugent on: 03332 408468 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The closing date for applications is 9am on 6 November 2019 with interviews taking place in week commencing 18 November 2019

AmbleYouthprojectlogo

 

Salary: £10,400 to £12.064 ( depending on skills, experience & qualifications) 

Hours: Part time (16 hours)

Location: Amble, Northumberland 

No specific closing date

 

Amble Youth Project has an exciting opportunity for someone to manage and develop the daily operations of the charity and it’s delivery of children’s and youth work.

The successful applicant will have youth work and managerial experience to take on the role and responsibilities of Senior Manager and help develop and lead the support and care the charity provides for those aged 8 - 18 within our local community.

For more information about the role and requirements, and to download the job description and person specification, please visit the Current Jobs page of the website: www.ambleyouthproject.org.

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