Jobs

Leeds Housing Concern (LHC) is a well-established and respected voluntary sector housing charity that provides a wide range of generic and specialised housing and support services for homeless people. The organisation is committed to working in a supportive enabling way that promotes both social inclusion and service user rights.

All positions are full time (37 hours per week) unless otherwise stated. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and a demonstration of the skills in their applications. LHC offers an excellent employment package that includes generous annual leave, good training and development opportunities and a defined contributory pension scheme. LHC is a registered Charity - Registered Charity No. 515300 Company limited by Guarantee No. 1790817 (England). LHC reserves the right to move staff to other sectors of the organisation as and when required to meet organisation requirements. If you are unable to download an application pack then please contact Central Office on 0113 2760616 or email on info@leedshc.org.uk to request a pack to be sent out in post. Application form along with Equality and Diversity form should be returned to the Central Office before 12noon on closing date.

Current Vacancies:

TRUSTEES FOR THE SUPERVISORY BOARD
We are looking for new Trustee Members to join our Supervisory Board. The Supervisory Board gives guidance on the work of the organisation and would involve attending an average of 6 meetings per year.We are looking for individuals who are committed to unpaid voluntary service. For more information click here Interested parties should apply in writing to the Chair of the Organisation: Mr Keith Hearn LHC Unit 4 AshbrookeBusiness Park Parkside Lane Leeds LS11 5SF
Sinclair Housing Support Worker

Hours: 30 hours
Salary: £18,637 pro rata gross per annum (actual £15,111.08)

Sinclair provides accommodation based support to people with issues associated with their drug misuse. To work with the client group to promote and empower clients to participate in their revocery substance misuse.

You must have particulare regard to Safeguarding , Risk Assessment, Risk Management and development and implementation of support plans desinged to provide meaningful choice and support to service users, ensuring they can obtain and access services to faciliate their move to independent living.

Experience of working with this client group would be an advantage.

if you have the right values for our organisation, you will be supported by a programme of continuous training and development. if this sounds like the right opportunity for you or to find out more, please call 0113 2760616 or to obtain an application form and job pack go to 'jobs' at www.leedshc.org.uk or email admin@leedshc.org.uk.

Leeds Housing Concern (LHC) is fully comminitted to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, young people and adults. LHC will take all reasonable steps to promote safe practice and prtect children, young people and adults from harm, abuse and exploitation.

Any appointment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing date -Thursday 3 September 2015

Interview date- week commencing 14 September 2015

Housing Support Worker
Salary-£18,637.53(pro rata for part time hours) Actual salary-£11,585.50
Hours-23 hours per week
Carr Beck provides accommodation based support for women with issues associated with their alcohol misuse. A flexible, non-judgemental approach and a commitment to working towards the recovery journey of the individual is needed. Experience of working in a hostel setting or with homeless women would be an advantage. Experience of working with women who drink is essential, as is the ability to work shifts on a rotational basis. >

if you have the right values for our organisation, you will be supported by a programme of continuous training and development. if this sounds like the right opportunity for you or to find out more, please call 0113 2760616 or to obtain an application form and job pack go to 'jobs' at www.leedshc.org.uk or email admin@leedshc.org.uk.

Leeds Housing Concern (LHC) is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, young people and adults. LHC will take all reasonable steps to promote safe practice and protect children, young people and adults from harm, abuse and exploitation.

Any appointment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing date -Monday 14 September 2015

Interview date- week commencing 21 September 2015