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
Resettlement Worker
Women’s Sector – Oakdale House
Part time (20 hours)
Salary: £10,074.00 per annum
Oakdale House provides time limited support to women with complex and multiple needs, in a supportive, safe environment via emergency 24 hour accommodation. Reporting to the Scheme Manager and Senior Worker, you will be involved in the day to day work of Oakdale House paying particular regard to safeguarding, risk assessment and management and support planning all of which are designed and developed with the client to provide them with meaningful choice and support. Our aim is to ensure women can obtain and access services to facilitate their move on to independent living.
You must be able to work on a rota system that includes some lone working, have a flexible, non-judgemental approach and the ability to work constructively with women who have complex needs. You will also demonstrate your ability to support women in a way that encourages active engagement and promotes independence. If you have the right values for our organisation, you will be supported by a programme of continuous training and development.
To view Job Description for the post please open the attachment next to this listing. Application pack is available to download from downloads sections . Alternatively you can contact our office on 0113 2760616 or email val@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 for applications 29 April 2016.
Interviews to be held Tuesday 17 May 2016.
Cleaner- Women's Sector
Part time (15 hours per week)
Salary: £5,156 per annum

Must be able to work 3 mornings a week, Monday, Wednesday and Friday in a variety of locations in Leeds 7, 8 and 11.
The women’s Sector provides time limited supported housing accommodation to women who have multiple and complex needs. This post is to keep the communal areas of community properties clean, tidy and equipped to maintain a hygienic environment to comply with Environmental Health Department guidelines. You will also clean individual flats and bedrooms as and when required.
If you have the right values for our organisation, you will be supported by a programme of training and development.
To view Job Description for the post please open the attachment next to this listing. Application pack is available to download from downloads sections . Alternatively you can contact our office on 0113 2760616 or email val@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 for applications 29 April 2016.