Are you looking for an exciting new challenge? View our latest job vacancies here.

Thank you for your interest in working with our charity. Employment with The Benjamin Foundation is an opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of local people. Whether you work in one of our front line services, offices or retail shops, working with our charity and the young people we support is extremely rewarding.

Employee benefits include:

  • Employee Pension Scheme
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Employee Assistance Scheme

Our current vacancies are listed below. We welcome applications and ask that all applicants please complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring form and return together with your application form. If you have any questions about our vacancies or recruitment, please contact Emma Waller, HR Support Assistant on 07881 012553  or email us. 

Together we can help local young people to finally feel hopeful of a better future.

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form Working for The Benjamin Foundation - Tracy's Story

Our current vacancies

  • Job Title: Support Workers (Supported Living) Location: Swaffham Contract: Permanent, full, part time and sessional contracts available Salary: £10.07 - £10.37 per hour (dependent on qualifications). £10.07 plus sessional holiday pay for sessional contracts. Sleep ins and on call paid in addition plus employee pension and other benefits Hours: 17.5 or 35 hours per week. Zero hours also available. Will include evenings and weekends and night working on a rota basis Closing Date: Ongoing Interview Date: TBC    

  • Job Title: Van Driver/Retail Assistant Location: Kings Lynn Contract: Permanent, part time Salary: £15,600 per annum, £10 per hour plus company pension, employee assistance package & other benefits Hours: 30 per week to be worked over 4 days (including some weekends and bank holidays) Closing Date: Ongoing Interview Date: TBC

  • Job Title: Reuse Collection Operative Location: Ipswich Contract: Permanent, full time Salary: £19,370 per annum, £10 per hour plus company pension, employee assistance package and other benefits Hours: 37.25 per week to include occasional weekends/bank holidays on a rota Closing Date: Ongoing Interview Date: TBC

  • Job Title: Senior Support & Housing Worker Location: Thetford Contract: Permanent, full time Salary: £22,372.25 per annum, £11.55 per hour. Sleep ins and on call paid in addition. Plus employer pension, employee assistance package and other benefits Hours: 37.25 per week to be worked flexibly. Will include evenings, weekends, lone working and sleep in and on call responsibilities to meet the needs of the service Closing Date: Friday 3rd June 9am Interview Date: Shortlisted candidates will take part in an online safer recruitment interview (date TBC) and a selection interview in Thetford on Monday 13th June

  • Job Title: Young Person's Housing Support Worker Location: Fakenham Contract: Permanent, part time Salary: £10 per hour plus employee pension, employee assistance package and other benefits Hours: 8 per week Closing Date: Monday 6th June 9am Interview Date: Thursday 9th June  

  • Job Title: Maintenance & Support Worker (Waking Nights) Location: Great Yarmouth Contract: Permanent, part time Salary: £9,360 per annum, £10 per hour plus pension, employee assistance programme and other benefits Hours: 18 per week, waking nights working every other weekend: Friday - Sunday 22:00 - 07:00 then 10 days off Closing Date: Wednesday 25th May 9am Interview Date: Shortlisted candidates will take part in an online Safer Recruitment Interview (date TBC) and a Selection Interview in Great Yarmouth on Wednesday 8th June

  • Job Title: Early Years Practitioners (Levels 2 -3) Location: Ditchingham (near Bungay) Contract: Part time or full time (fixed term for 12 months). Permanent sessional contracts also available Salary: £10.00 per hour plus employee pension and other benefits Hours: Part time, full time or zero hours available across a variety of shifts. Nursery is open Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm Closing Date: Ongoing Interview Date: TBC, shortlisted candidates will take part in an online Safer Recruitment Interview and a Selection Interview in Ditchingham

    • Supported lodgings service: Hosts needed in Suffolk and Norfolk - particularly Norwich, Ipswich and surrounding areas.
    • Provide accommodation: to vulnerable young people aged 16-18 years of age who are in need of stability and security.
    • Offer: a spare room, support, tolerance and understanding.
    • Receive: on-going comprehensive support and training
    • Subject to: Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), assessment and home visits and references check.
    • Support payment: to cover expenses of approximately £125 per week whilst you have a young person staying with you.
    • Hosts are not employed by The Benjamin Foundation.

We’re committed to providing excellent support for our employees; we have an effective appraisal and personal review process which incorporates the principles of the Nurtured Heart Approach® recognising people’s skills and attributes as well as creating opportunities for personal and professional development.

Our privacy information for job applicants can be viewed here.

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The Benjamin Foundation Youth Support Worker

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