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Why work for 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.

Employee benefits include:

Employee Pension Scheme
Company Sick Pay
Employee Assistance Scheme

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Our current vacancies

    • Job Title: Van Driver
    • Location: Re-Use Shop, Bury St Edmunds
    • Salary: £17,123.08 per annum (£8.84 per hour)
    • Hours: 37.25 hour per week
    • Contract: Permanent
    • Closing Date: N/A as role is urgently required. Please submit application as soon as possible
    • Interview Date: TBC – suitable candidates will be interviewed as soon as possible (Bury St Edmunds)
    • Job Title: Sessional Play Worker Level 2
    • Location: Dussindale Primary School, Norwich
    • Contract: Sessional- termtime only
    • Salary: £8.75 per hour plus £1.24 per hour sessional holiday pay
    • Hours: Hours to be worked between 7:15am - 9am and 3pm - 6:30pm Monday to Friday termtime only
    • Closing date: Monday 24th February 9am
    • Interview date: Tuesday 3rd March (Norwich)

    • Job title: Young Person's Support Worker
    • Location: Anchorage, Great Yarmouth
    • Salary: £7,829.12, £9.41 per hour
    • Hours: 16 hours per week to be worked flexibly
    • Contract: Part time, fixed term for 18 months in the first instance
    • Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020 at 9am
    • Interview date: Wednesday 5th February 2020 (Great Yarmouth)

  • • Job Title: Operational Manager - Ben's Social Enterprises • Location: Norwich based but covering Norfolk & Suffolk • Salary: £30,004.13 per annum/£15.49 per hour plus car users allowance • Hours: 37.25 hours per week • Contract: Permanent, full time • Closing Date: Wednesday 29th January 2020 (noon) • Interview Date: Thursday 6th February 2020 (Norwich)

    • 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.

A member of our team supporting a young person at one of our accommodation centres
I consider myself very lucky to work for The Benjamin Foundation- I have been encouraged and supported to take on more challenges and can honestly say I am never bored!

Member of our staff team

A thoroughly enjoyable event that I would love to return to next year.

Butterfly Treasure Hunt 2018 Participant

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