Author: Roger Savage (Roger Savage)

W/E 23rd August 2019 – Funding Opportunities
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W/E 23rd August 2019 – Funding Opportunities

Funding to Projects that Promote Social Justice, Nonviolence and Environmental Sustainability (UK) The next closing date for applications to the Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation is midnight on the 13th September 2019. Grants of between £5,000 and £20,000 per year are available to registered charities in the UK for projects that contribute to the development of a...

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Safe Steps – Independent Domestic Violence Advisor

Safe Steps are looking to recruit additional staff to its services for survivors of domestic abuse in the borough of Southend and Essex. The post will have a specific focus on Housing and the prevention of Homelessness. The ideal candidate will need to be an experienced domestic violence practitioner, highly motivated and committed to making...

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Safe Steps – Children, Young People and Family Services Team Manager

Safe Steps are looking to recruit additional staff to its services for survivors of domestic abuse in the borough of Southend and Essex. We are seeking an exceptional woman to fill the role of Children, Young People and Family Services Team Manager. You will be an integral part of the senior team and will be...

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Carers Choices – Young Carers Co-ordinator

Responsible To: Operations Manager Hours: 25 hours per week which can be worked flexibly but must cover Tuesday and Wednesday evenings to maintain current provision. Overtime will be available to cover additional project work. Salary: £20,733 pro rata Reporting to the Operations Manager you will take the day to day responsibility for planning and organising...

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TrustLinks – Communications Assistant

Trust Links is an organisation committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, Trustees and volunteers to share this commitment. Trust Links aims to create a culture that respects and values each others’ differences, that promotes dignity, equality and diversity, and that encourages individuals to develop...

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SECE MIND – Housing Support Worker

Salary: £3,510 per annum Hours: 7.5 hours per week, working as part of a team of staff covering the hours of 8am to 8pm Monday to Sunday, including bank/public holidays, on a rota basis- majority of working hours at evenings and weekends. Additional hours will be available to meet the needs of the Service. Contract...

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HARP – Outreach Worker

Salary Grade point 11 to point 15 (£21,116 – £22,911) Full Time – Variable Hours & Shifts Contract Type: Fixed term to 31 March 2020 Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life? HARP is a Southend-on-Sea charity working to prevent homelessness and help...

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SCWNS – Deputy Shelter Co-Ordinator

Job Title: Deputy Shelter Co-Ordinator Line Management: Shelter Co-Ordinator Hours: Flexible (see below) Payment: £2,700 over the season (but see below) Duration: 1st Oct. 2019 – at least 30th Sept. 2022 (subject to performance and funding) Background The Southend Churches Winter Night Shelters (SCWNS) are open from November/December to March (for 16 or 17 weeks)....

W/E 9th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities
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W/E 9th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities

Grants for Families Facing Financial Hardship Whilst Caring for a Child with a Serious Illness (UK) Marvelous Family Grants are awarded to families facing financial hardship whilst caring for a child with a serious illness. Grants of up to £1,000 per child can fund a variety of essential items and services including (but not limited...

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SRtRC – Education Worker

Job Title: Education Worker Hours of Work: 35 hrs per week Salary: NJC Pay Scale 12 – 17 – £21,589 – £23,836 Responsible to: Southern Region Manager Context Show Racism the Red Card (SRtRC) is an anti-racism educational charity. The aim of the organisation is to combat racism through anti-racism education and working with professional...

W/E 16th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities
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W/E 16th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities

Pink Ribbon Foundation Grants (UK) The Pink Ribbon Foundation has announced that it is currently accepting applications to its grant making programme. Grants of up to £5,000 are available to UK charities: • To relieve the needs of people who are suffering from, or have been affected by, breast cancer by providing, or assisting in...

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We Are Digital – IT Trainer

IT TRAINER We Are Digital are empowering people to enrich lives and communities. We are a social impact driven company dedicated to equipping people with digital skills to alleviate financial and social isolation, through our nationwide network of delivery partners, underpinned by expertise to seamlessly deliver all elements of a successful change programme, and holistically...

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HARP – Support Worker

Bradbury Centre – Rough Sleeper Project Support Worker Salary Grade point 6 to point 9 (£19,171- £20,344 pro rata) Fixed term contract March 31st 2020 Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life? HARP is a Southend-on-Sea charity working to prevent homelessness and help...

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Co-production Champion – A Better Start Southend and Southend Borough Council

Co-Production Champion 37 hours per week (to include occasional evening & weekend working) 2 year fixed term contract Salary: £47,000-£53,000 per annum Do you want to effect positive change on communities to improve the quality of people’s lives? We are looking for a dynamic change agent who will lead an approach to co-production that ensures...

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Healthwatch – Southend Strategic Manager

Location: Southend on Sea Essex Salary: £30,146 – £33,401 per annum (Full Time Equivalent) Hours: 25 hours per week (Fixed Term 1 Year) Are you passionate about enabling the voice of people in Southend on Sea? We are the local champion for people who use health and social care services and looking for a dynamic...

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Terrence Higgins Trust – Health Promotion Specialist

Hours per week: 35 hours Salary: £25,809 Contract Type: Fixed Term Full Time Contract Location: Essex Closing Date: 28/07/2019 Job Reference: 1096 Fixed term till:31/03/2021 Information about the role The post holder will support, design and deliver a range of health promotions services across Southend, Thurrock and support service delivery in Essex aimed at increasing...

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SECE Mind – Housing Support worker

Housing Support worker (22.5 hours per week) Salary: £10,530 per annum Hours: 22.5 hours per week, working as part of a team of staff covering the hours of 8am to 8pm Monday to Sunday, including bank/public holidays, on a rota basis- majority of working hours at evenings and weekends. Contract Type: Permanent Location: Housing service...

NEW SAVS Quarterly Newsletter
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NEW SAVS Quarterly Newsletter

We are very pleased to announce that the first issue of the newly designed SAVS Newsletter has been published. You can view the Newsletter online by clicking here. Alternatively, you can download a PDF version of the Newsletter by clicking here. As part of our dedication to promoting the VCFSE sector in Southend-on-Sea, as well as connecting...

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SOSDAP – Children and Young People’s Psychotherapist

SOS DOMESTIC ABUSE PROJECTS Children and Young People’s Psychotherapist – Self Employed – Initial Six Month Term Funded by the Big Lottery for preventative services in the local community, Westcliff based SOS Domestic Abuse Projects is delighted to recruit additional staff to its services for children and young people and their families, who are affected...

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SOSDAP – Independent Domestic Violence Advisor

SOS DOMESTIC ABUSE PROJECTS Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (Accredited IDVA) – Full Time Westcliff based SOS Domestic Abuse Projects is looking to recruit additional staff to its Crisis service for women who are affected by domestic abuse in the borough of Southend. The ideal candidate will need to be an experienced domestic violence practitioner, highly...