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Strive Volunteer Coordinator

Oldham
£14,189 per annum. (Pro rata of £21,000)
Group
Job Ref: JHG125
Closing Date: 31st May 2020

Hours: 25 Hours per week worked flexibility to meet the requirements of the service.

Please note, this position is fixed term until December 2021

Jigsaw Homes Group of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

Jigsaw Support brings together our support services from across the Jigsaw Group. We work with communities, families and individuals across the North West of England, with offices and properties based in Manchester, Tameside, Oldham, Stockport, Leigh, Wigan and Lancaster.

Our projects and services are as diverse as the people we support and range from homelessness and housing advice, domestic abuse support, employment services to agency managed properties and more.

Bridges is Tameside’s commissioned domestic abuse service, which Jigsaw has run since its inception in October 2013. Funding is currently in place to continue until 2024.  This is a fast paced service, providing a mixture of outreach and refuge support to individuals and families, across the spectrum of risk. Bridges plays a key role in working with partner agencies to deliver effective and bespoke support to those affected by abuse in the Tameside Borough.

We are looking for a STRIVE Volunteer Coordinator to manage the delivery of STRIVE in Oldham, Coordinating recruitment, training, and supervising a team of volunteers as they offer home visits to standard risk victims of domestic incidents in partnership with GMP.

In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, flexible working, on-site gyms, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and  training/development opportunities.

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us via email to recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/vacancies Please note you must apply via our application