Current vacancies

Project Worker

Do you want to make a real difference?

Join our small team at Winchester Churches Nightshelter dedicated to providing vital support to people experiencing homelessness in Hampshire.

This rewarding role gives the successful applicant the opportunity to have a positive impact on the lives of residents at the Nightshelter. A hands-on position, it involves tasks such as welcoming residents, offering support and guidance whilst effectively coordinating the Nightshelter with assistance from other staff and volunteers.

The successful candidate will need to have a passion for helping others and experience of working with vulnerable adults. The position requires a confident multi-tasker who is approachable and open-minded.

Position is for 40 hours per week but we are open to the idea of a job share and are willing to be flexible over hours for the right candidate. Shifts may be during the day or night but it is important to note that it is a non-waking role.

The position does not require any lone working.

Maternity Cover 16 month fixed term contract April 2020 – August 2021 with possible opportunity to extend. £19,500-£20,500 (Experience dependent)

Applications close on Monday 17th February at 5.00 pm.   Interviews will take place the week of 2nd March.   For further information please contact the Operations Manager on 01962862050, or email admin@wcns.org.uk

About us: We offer a safe and welcoming home, often for long periods of time to those in need of help and support. No staff lone work at the Nightshelter, and we only have 17 beds on site in Winchester.  We are open very nearly 24/7 with over 300 volunteers helping us out. Induction will take place (paid) over 4 to 5 weeks when you will receive training and work alongside other members of a small, passionate and committed team.

 

 

 

 

Volunteer with us

We are always on the look out for volunteers to help at the Nightshelter. Roles include evening helpers, weekend cooks and overnighters. Find out more here.