Watford, Hertfordshire
Variable depending on shift type/location
Contract, Part-time
Job description
Casual Worker
Watford, Hertfordshire

About Us

New Hope is a charity that exists to support individuals who are homeless or in vulnerable housing. Providing accommodation as well as group and one-to-one support, we seek to transform and rebuild damaged lives. Founded upon Christian values, we support those of any faith. Our accommodation can sleep up to 66 people every night across three buildings and we are fortunate enough to be able to help over 600 people each year.

We are now looking for a Casual Worker to join us on a temporary, ongoing, zero hours contact to support a variety of our services.

The Benefits

- Salary is variable depending on shift type and location
- Flexible hours that can be fitted around your existing responsibilities
- Holiday allowance based on hours worked
- Play a vital role in the smooth running of our services
- Increase your experience in the charity sector

If you have experience within a busy customer service environment, this is a fantastic opportunity to join an organisation that is helping some of society’s most vulnerable.

As this is a highly diverse role, you will gain an abundance of experience and enhance your skill set within the charity sector, which will provide an excellent launchpad for your career in support work.

So, if you are passionate about helping others facing adversity and want to have a positive impact on your local community, we want to hear from you.

The Role

As a Casual Worker, you will take on a number of different duties across multiple sites to support the delivery of our services.

Some of your responsibilities may involve:

- Working with people accessing one of New Hope’s services
- Advising, supporting, guiding and encouraging people seeking help
- Preparing and serving food
- Keeping accurate and confidential records on our database
- Assisting with housekeeping and cleaning duties

About You

To join us as a Casual Worker, you will need:

- Customer service experience within a busy environment
- Compassion and awareness of the causes of homelessness
- To hold a DBS or be willing to undergo one

Other organisations may call this role Casual Charity Worker, Casual Community Worker, Casual Office Worker, Casual Community Support Worker, or Casual Housekeeper.

We want to hear from you if you’ve previously worked as a Customer Service Executive, Customer Services Advisor, Customer Care Advisor, Customer Services Representative, or Customer Care Rep.

Please note, we may close this role before the closing date if we receive a sufficient amount of suitable applications. As such, we advise candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

Webrecruit and New Hope are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re seeking a diverse role as a Casual Worker, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
Posted on: 24 December 2019
Closed date: 21 January 2020
Job ref: NSAGQ0302/CC-RD
Tags: Support Worker