Vacancy for a Housing & Welfare Advice Worker

Housing & Welfare Advice Worker’s post

The Manna Day Centre is a drop-in Centre for homeless and long-term unemployed single men and women. It is run by a team of project workers, under the Director, who are responsible for its smooth operation. Basic Services offered include food, showers, clothing, housing & welfare advice, medical care, furniture and adult education classes. The Centre opens to service users 7 days a week, 8.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. The working week for this particular post is from Monday to Friday, from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. each day. Annual leave is 25 days plus time in lieu of bank holidays worked.

Housing & Welfare Advice Workers must have a commitment to homeless people, which includes acceptance and respect. They will also work for necessary social change to ensure justice for homeless and poor people. Responsibilities are shared among the team according to needs, skills and aptitudes. The starting salary is £23,277.

Those applying for this post should have:

Housing & welfare advice experience

Experience of working with homeless & vulnerably housed people

PLEASE DO NOT SEND CVs, for an application pack please email mail@mannasociety.org.uk

The closing date for applications is Sunday 18th June 2017

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Please sponsor our runners in the British 10K London Run

 On Sunday 9th July five of our supporters will be running the British 10K London Run to raise funds for us. The run is through central London, starting at 9.30am in Piccadilly and finishing on Whitehall. Three of the runners are from MyDrive Solutions Ltd, Lyga Ivanovska, Massimiliano Kisvarday and Nhan Phan. Two of the runners are from the Thomas Guy Sub Aqua Club, Alessandra Natale and Olga Baron.

You can support them online at:

https://mydonate.bt.com/events/mannasociety/441965

                or by sending a cheque made payable to “The Manna Society”.

                               Your support would be very much appreciated.