E8, London
£24,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

About the role

We’re on the hunt for a Programme Officer to join us at this exciting stage in Settle’s development. Over the next few years we will be rolling out our programme to hundreds of young people across London. This is a brilliant opportunity to take an integral frontline role in a dynamic and fast-growing charity. We’re a small team taking big steps to tackle youth homelessness.

As a Programme Officer you’ll be working at the frontline - delivering our award-winning programmes and working 1-1 with marginalised young people across the capital. You’ll work closely with our partners to ensure the smooth delivery of our contracts and report to the Programme Manager.

Responsibilities

  • Supporting vulnerable young people

You’ll be delivering our programmes and working 1-1 with marginalised young people across London. You’ll manage a caseload of young people and be a shining role model to those you’re supporting. 

  • Working with delivery partners

You’ll be working closely with our delivery partners to ensure the young people are getting the best support out there. Whether that’s liaising with social landlords or local debt advice charities.

  • Collecting crucial impact data

You’ll be meticulous in your collecting and reporting of data, understanding that this information is crucial to demonstrating our impact to funders and clients. You’ll keep your notes and our databases up to date with accurate information. 

  • Getting stuck in

We’re a small team and you’ll be ready to get stuck into new projects and opportunities as they arise - stretching yourself and developing your expertise.

Key info:

  • Reports to:     Programme Manager
  • Start Date:     January 2020
  • Salary:         £24,000
  • Hours:         Full time
  • Contract:     12 month fixed term, subject to 3 month probation period
  • Location:     Office is in London Fields, Hackney. You’ll work there and across Greater London 
  • Closing date:     Sunday 1st December at 11:59 PM, 1st round interviews 9th or 10th December

Benefits:

  • Lovely open plan office in Hackney, right next London Fields and Broadway Market 
  • Scope to take real ownership in a fast-growing startup 
  • Strong commitment to professional development - with a £500 training budget 
  • Up to 3% pension contribution 
  • 25 days paid annual leave per year (excluding bank holidays)
  • Cycle to work scheme

About us

Settle is an award winning charity that supports vulnerable young people moving into their first home. Our mission is to break the cycle of youth homelessness by equipping young people with the life skills and confidence they need to thrive. 

Since launching in 2015 we’ve supported hundreds of young people across London.As a result of our positive impact, we've been shortlisted for the Guardian Public Services Award 2019, picked as a Big Issue Top 100 Changemaker in 2019 and voted ‘Best Tenant Support Service’ at the 2016 National Housing Excellence Awards.. We’ve been consolidating our work over the last few years, working with partners including Nesta, Hyde Housing and JP Morgan, and we’re now ready to take things to the next level. We are a deeply committed team of 6 supported by a brilliant board of 5 trustees who help us achieve our social mission.

 

The closing date for the role is 11:59 PM, Sunday 1st December. We will be holding first round interviews on the 9th and 10th December.

Please submit a CV & covering letter by clicking 'Apply' Your cover letter should include why you are suitable for this role, what your current employment situation is and when you would be available to start.

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Refreshed on: 22 November 2019
Closed date: 01 December 2019
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