Author: Roger Savage (Roger Savage)

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HENRY – Service Manager

Service Manager – Best Start with HENRY in Southend, A Better Start Southend (Southend-on-Sea) Full-time, fixed-term contract, to 31 March 2022 £32,016 – £36,055 plus up to 6% matched pension contribution We are seeking a Service Manager to lead on a new and exciting service in Southend-on-Sea. The ‘Best Start with HENRY in Southend’ service...

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HENRY – Healthy Start Practitioner

Healthy Start Practitioner – Best Start with HENRY in Southend, A Better Start Southend (Southend-on-Sea) 0.6fte fixed-term contract to 31 March 2021 £23,391 – £26,342 (pro rata) plus up to 6% matched pension contribution We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced practitioner for the Best Start with HENRY Healthy Families service in Southend-on-Sea. This role...

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HARP – Housing Support Worker

Housing Support Worker – Part Time x2 Salary Grade point 3 to point 6 (£18,065 – £ 19,171pro rata) Contract type: Permanent Location: Southend-on-Sea Work pattern: Thurs to Sun 16.00hrs – 21.00hrs, 26hrs per week Mon to Fri 16.30hrs – 21.00hrs, 22.5hrs per week Job ref: HW1 PLEASE NOTE THAT HARP DOES NOT ACCEPT CVs....

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TrustLinks – Support Worker

Trust Links: South east Essex’s leading independent charity for mental health & wellbeing This is a great time to join Trust Links. We are developing innovative recovery-focussed services in local communities across Southend, Castle Point and Rochford including Growing Together therapeutic gardens, REACH Recovery College, Wellbeing Hubs, Youth Links and Carers Support. Mental health wellbeing,...

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FareShare – Community Coordinator

Reporting to: Regional Manager Location: Covering Essex, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire areas Type of work: Field based Employment type: Full Time, fixed term contract until 1 March 2021 Salary: £21,000 to £24,000 As Community Coordinator, your role will focus on the growth and sustainability of the FareShare Go programme; through maximising relationships and adding value to...

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HARP – Facilities Management Assistant

Facilities Management Assistant Salary Grade Point: 22 – 26 Salary £26,317 rising incrementally to £29,636 Location: Southend-on-Sea Contract type: Permanent 37 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm HARP is a Southend-on-Sea charity working to prevent homelessness and help vulnerable and socially excluded people to transform their lives. Each day our staff work...

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HARP – Charity Shops Assistant Manager

FULL TIME CHARITY SHOPS ASSISTANT MANAGER Salary grade points 6-9 (£19,171 to £20,344) Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life? HARP is a growing Southend-on-Sea based charity working to prevent homelessness and help vulnerable and socially excluded people to transform their lives. Each...

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HARP – Charity Shops Sales Assistant

PART TIME CHARITY SHOPS SALES ASSISTANT Salary grade points 3-6 (£18,065 to £19,171 pro rata) Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life? HARP is a growing Southend-on-Sea based charity working to prevent homelessness and help vulnerable and socially excluded people to transform their...

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Citizens Advice – Chief Officer

SALARY RANGE: £37,500 – £48,000 pa based on experience and qualifications As a result of the retirement of our long-standing and highly respected Chief Officer, the Board of Trustees now wishes to appoint a successor who will take us forward to the next stage of our development. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious...

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Headway Essex – Fundraising Development Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen to bring your experience and knowledge of fundraising to help change the lives of adults with acquired brain injury. You will join our fundraising team on a permanent basis 37.5 hrs per week. In return, you will receive a salary of £24,000 plus benefits. For over 35 years Headway Essex...

Volunteer Stories: Supported Volunteering
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Volunteer Stories: Supported Volunteering

The Supported Volunteering Project is a Big Lottery funded project, supporting people who have experienced mental ill health into volunteering. Project coordinator Rachel Rooks has been working with Charlene since March 2018. Here is her story: I have always had a difficult time with my mental health, from the age of 16, up until a...

Volunteer Stories: Childcare Assistant Volunteer
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Volunteer Stories: Childcare Assistant Volunteer

David David has volunteered as a Child Care Assistant with SAVS since May 2018. The role supports the Parent Engagement service which is part of A Better Start Southend programme. Since he began the role he has grown into it and developed new skills and had new experiences. David is always keen to learn new...

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ACSOS – Bookkeeper

Age Concern Southend-on-Sea (“ACSOS”) wishes to appoint a Bookkeeper to assist in managing our day-to-day accounting and finance requirements. Reports to: CEO, Age Concern Southend-on-Sea Background ACSOS is a small, independent charity formed in 1974. The charity has four full-time and five part-time employees and c.200 volunteers. The main aims of the charity are to...

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Peaceful Place – CEO

Peaceful Place is a registered Charity which provides Day Care Services to individuals living with Young Onset Dementia. The Day Centre relocated from Rochford in December 2018 to a more central position in Essex, and now operates from fully owned modern, bespoke premises in Basildon. The Charity is seeking an accomplished professional to assume the...

W/E 30th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities
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W/E 30th August 2019 – Funding Opportunities

Funding of up to £3,000 Available to Groups Fighting Discrimination and Injustice (UK) Small community groups tackling discrimination and injustice have until the 16th September 2019 to apply for grants of up to £3,000. The Edge Fund is a very small fund which was initiated by a small group of philanthropists and activists in early...

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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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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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...