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Our charity supports local children, young people and families who are going through tough times, with our passionate and dedicated staff team bringing hope, opportunity, stability and independence to those who use our services. With services and locations in Norfolk and Suffolk, working for 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 for us is extremely rewarding.

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.

Our current vacancies for our essential services 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 01603 615670 or email us. 

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Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Our current vacancies

  • Job Title: Van Driver/Retail Assistant Location: Kings Lynn Contract: Permanent, full time Salary: £17,549.22 per annum, £9.06 per hour plus benefits Hours: 37.25 including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis Closing Date: Will run until the right candidate has been appointed Interview Date: TBC

  • Job Title: Early Years Practitioner Location: Ditchingham Day Nursery (near Bungay) Contract: Permanent, full time Salary: £17,549.22 per annum, £9.06 per hour Hours: 37.25 over 4 days 8am - 6pm Closing Date: Wednesday 3 November 9am Interview Date: Shortlisting candidates will take part in an online Safer Recruitment on Wednesday 10th November and a Selection Interview in Ditchingham on Friday 12th November

  • Job Title: Young Person's Support Worker (Looked After Children) Location: Norwich Contract: Permanent, Full Time Salary: £22,463.94 per annum (includes hourly rate, on call allowance and sleep in payment) Hours: 35 per week + 2 sleep ins Closing Date: Monday 25th October 2021 (9am) Interview:  Shortlisted candidates will take part in an online Safer Recruitment Interview on Monday 1st November 2021 prior to a Selection interview in Norwich on Monday 8th November 2021

  • Job Title: Administrator (Norfolk Sustainable Housing Partnership Service) Location: Home working with occasional face-to-face meetings in Norwich and Kings Lynn Contract: Fixed term to March 2025, part time Salary: £9.23 per hour Hours: 16 per week to be worked flexibly over 3 - 4 days Closing Date: Friday 22nd October 9am Interview Date: Tuesday 1st November (Teams)

    • Job Title: Registered Manager - Supported Living
     
    • Location: Kings Lynn
     
    • Contract: Permanent - Full Time
     
    • Salary: £28,000 to £36,500 per annum depending on experience (includes retention bonus payable at end of year 1)
     
    • Hours: 37.25 hours per week
     
    • Closing Date: Friday 8th October 2021
     
    • Interview Date: To be confirmed

    • 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.

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Member of our staff team

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A young person we look after in one of our accommodation centres

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