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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:           Youth Support Worker (Youth West) Employer:        The Benjamin Foundation Location:          Docking Youth Club & Hunstanton Youth Club Contract:          Part Time Salary:               £9.19 per hour Hours of work: 2x 2 hour youth work delivery session per week • Monday 6pm – 8pm including school holidays • Friday 5pm – 7pm term time only • Holiday activities by negotiation Department:    Children and Young Person’s Services Reporting to:   Operations Manager (with support from the Youth West Coordinator)

  • Job title:            Lead Youth Support Worker (Youth West) Employer:         The Benjamin Foundation Location:           Docking Youth Club & Hunstanton Youth Club Contract:           Part Time Salary:                £10.95 per hour Hours of work: 6 hours per week: • Monday 6pm – 8pm including school holidays • Friday 5pm – 7pm term time only • Hours may vary in school holidays 1 x 2 hour admin/planning per week - flexible Department:    Children and Young Person’s Services Reporting to:   Operations Manager (with support from the Youth West Coordinator)

  • • Job Title: Young People's Support Worker x 2 • Location: Winston Court, North Walsham • Salary: £18,227.17 per annum (sleep ins & on call will be paid in addition) • Hours: 37.25 hours plus 2 sleep ins per week • Contract: Permanent, full time • Closing Date: Wednesday 9th October 2019 (Noon) • Interview Date: Friday 18th October (North Walsham)

  • Job Title: Outreach Support Worker Location: Right Tracks, Kings Lynn Salary: £8,807.76 per annum/£9.41 per hour Hours: 18 hours per week - to be worked flexibly Contract: Part time - Fixed until 1st February 2021 initially Closing Date: Monday 21st October 2019 (Noon) Interview date: Friday 1st November 2019 (Kings Lynn)

  • Job Title: Young People's Support Worker Location: Walmington Court, Thetford Salary: £14,679.60 per annum/£9.41 per hour - Sleep Ins and On Call allowance paid in addition Hours: 30 hours per week Contract: Part time, fixed for 6 months in the first instance Closing Date: Monday 14th October 2019 (Noon) Interview date: Wednesday 30th October 2019 (Thetford)

  • • Job Title: Bank/Early Years Practitioner Level 2 • Location: Ditchingham Day Nursery & Kidtown, North Walsham • Salary: £8.75 per hour (£1.24 per hour sessional holiday pay will be paid in addition) • Hours: The number of hours will vary • Contract: Zero hours • Closing Date: Tuesday 1st October Noon • Interview Date: Wednesday 9th October (Norwich)

  • • Job Title: Play Worker • Location: Dussindale School, Norwich • Salary: £9.99 per hour • Hours: Sessional and Part time ( Please see vacancy pack) • Contract: Permanent • Closing Date: Tuesday 1st October (Noon) • Interview Date: Wednesday 9th October (Norwich)

  • Job Title: Team Leader & Youth Support Worker Location: Docking & Hunstanton Youth Groups Salary:  Team Leader - £10.95 per hour/Youth Support Worker - £9.19 per hour Hours: Team Leader - 6 hours per week/Youth Support Worker - 4 hours per week Contract: Fixed, Part Time - Fixed to March 2021 in the first instance Closing date: Wednesday 9th October 2019 (9am) Interview date: Wednesday 16th October 2019 (Kings Lynn)

  • • Job Title: Private Sector Liaison Worker • Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk • Salary: £23,883 per annum plus car users allowance • Hours: 37.25 hours to be worked flexibly • Contract: Fixed for 18 months • Closing Date: Monday 23rd September 2019 (9am) • Interview Date: Thursday 3rd October 2019 (Norwich)

  • • Job Title: Sessional Young People's Support Worker • Location: Ipswich & Stowmarket • Salary: £9.63 per hour • Hours: Zero hours  (to meet the needs of the services) • Contract: permanent • Closing Date: Wednesday 25th September 2019 (Noon) • Interview Date: Monday 7th October 2019 (Ipswich)

    • Covering Norfolk with current demand being in West Norfolk & Breckland
    • Zero Hours contract - hours are to meet the needs of the services
    • £9.19 per hour to £10.56 per hour (depending on qualifications and experience)
    • Employee Pension scheme & Employee Assistance Package
    • Closing date: Open
    • Interview date: TBC

    • 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

Steven Newing House opened its doors in May 2003. Since then it has accommodated nearly 200 young people.
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