Newark, Nottinghamshire

£7,047 - £7,702 per year

Permanent, Part-time

About the organisation

Framework is a charity delivering housing, health, employment, support and care services to people with a diverse range of needs. Regardless of... Read more

Job Description


Russell House provides temporary accommodation for single homeless people aged 16 years and above and have a local connection to the Newark and Sherwood area. The service is made up of 15 self-contained units and is staffed 24 hours a day by support workers.  The aim of the service is to provide a safe secure environment for our residents and work with them to achieve goals identified in their support plan before they move on to more permanent accommodation.

We are looking for candidates who can communicate with people in a friendly and welcoming manner. You will need to be reliable and enthusiastic with some experience of dealing with the public in a busy service environment.  The role requires the successful candidate to be able to lone work for periods of up to 6 hours after the appropriate induction and training.

Experience of working in a hostel or similar environment is preferable but NOT essential.

 The main functions of the role is:

  • To ensure that clients and the building are safe and secure

  • To build the skills and confidence of service users to empower them in maximising their independence

  • To contribute to the achievement of contractual service obligations

  • To work in partnership with other agencies to maximise service delivery

For more information please contact: Caron Blair

What we offer: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan.

Framework supports all employees to achieve a better work/life balance. Should you wish us to consider flexible working or job share as part of your application please state this on your application in the supporting statement section.

97% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work for Framework.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered charity No: 1060941.

As a Disability Confident employer we warmly encourage job applications from people with disabilities. Framework is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application.

CVs will not be accepted