Vacancies

Thanks for taking an interest in working for us! We’re a close-knit bunch and work by the values of excellence, integrity, ownership, compassion and team. If that sounds like you, we’d love you to apply for one of our vacancies to join us in delivering our vision to impact individuals and influence systems.

By working with us, you will be offering solutions that are characterised by renewed hope, developed confidence and improved skills; our programmes release people to be agents of change in their communities.

PS: We don’t always wear orange t-shirts! We got together with the rest of the LifeLine family and put on a fantastic fun day for local families last year.

If you decide to apply, please return your completed applications to Carey Luke, unless otherwise specified.

Nursery Practitioner

Opens for applications: Wednesday 8th February 2017
Salary: £16,016 per annum
Hours: 40 hours per week
Location: Elm Park
Duration: Permanent

Description

Little Learners Nurseries are a new brand of Nursery based in Essex, located in close proximity to transport links into the city.

We currently have new, exciting positions which have arisen for Nursery Practitioners to work full time at our Elm Park Nursery .

The Nursery Practitioners will work as part of the Nursery team to provide a stimulating and caring environment for the children. Creating a warm and friendly atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities. Working as a key worker to a group of children within the nursery setting by observing, monitoring and recording each individual child within your group’s personal development.

The successful applicants will need:

  • A minimum NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3.
  • Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting and providing a nursery curriculum for 0-3 and / or 3-5 years of age.
  • Previous experience of planning age appropriate, short, medium and long-term plans in an early year’s setting to meet the needs of both individual children and those in a group setting in compliance with EYFS.
  • Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families.
  • Experience of maintaining accurate records and children’s profiles

Please do not apply for this role if you do not hold a current Childcare Qualification

To find out more about the Little Learners Nurseries please visit http://www.littlelearners-nurseries.co.uk/

If you would be interested in applying for one of our exciting roles please send a covering letter detailing why you are looking to work at our Nursery, your salary expectations along with an up to date, relevant CV.

We are unable to provide individual CV feedback and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Nursery Practitioner – Ilford

Salary: £16,016 per annum
Hours: 40 hours per week
Location: Ilford

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Nursery Practitioner to be based at the Ilford Nursery.

The Nursery Practitioner will work effectively as part of a team, providing a stimulating and caring environment for children. Support team members to provide a high standard of care and education.

Planning, preparing and participating in a range of activities in line with the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Service) Framework, to promote each child’s physical, intellectual and emotional needs to enable them to reach their full potential.

Working as a Key Worker to a group of children within the Nursery setting by observing, monitoring and capturing information and progress which is logged within the individual key children’s online learning journals.

 

The successful applicants will need:

  •  A minimum NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3
  • Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting
  • Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting and providing a nursery curriculum for 0-3 and / or 3-5 years of age.
  • Previous experience of planning age appropriate, short, medium and long-term plans in an early year’s setting to meet the needs of both individual children and those in a group setting in compliance with EYFS.
  • Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families.
  • Experience of maintaining accurate records and children’s profiles.
  • Ability to demonstrate verbal reasoning and listening skills.
  • Ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds and organisations.
  • Ability to build relationships with children.
  • Be able to work independently using your own initiative as well as within a team.
  • Ability to identify and deal with problems and to know when to refer on.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate clearly and simply both verbally and in writing.

 

If you would be interested in applying for one of our vacancies please send a covering letter detailing why you are interested in the specify role along with an up to date, relevant CV to Carey Luke – careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

English Teacher (Functional Skills & GCSE)

Final deadline for applications: Wednesday 3rd May 2017
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 pro rata
Hours: 18 hours per week
Location: Lifeline Institute, Dagenham, Essex

Description

We are currently seeking to appoint a part time English Teacher (Functional Skills & GCSE) to teach KS4 students. As a member of the teaching staff you will facilitate the smooth and effective running of Lifeline’s Alternative School, ensuring the appropriate education and development of students

The role will include:

  • Providing a high quality learning experience for students through effective and innovative teaching of the English and an additional subject, from functional skills to GCSE, and to oversee relevant qualifications.
  • Working with students and staff to ensure LifeLine ethos and values are reflected throughout the provision.
  • Preparing appropriate lesson plans as set out in the handbook.
  • Keeping the provision’s marking policy including setting and marking homework as appropriate.
  • Monitoring and recording students’ progress.
  • Completing attendance registers and informing parents/carers when there is unauthorised absence.
  • Mentoring a small tutor group and setting and reviewing targets for their ILPs.
  • Supervising students at break times.
  • Completing termly progress cards and annual reports.
  • Attending parents evenings.
  • Observing and implementing the organisation’s practice guidelines, systems and procedures, including equal opportunities and health and safety

The successful applicant will be required to have experience of working with young people who may have challenging behavioural issues.
Whilst being competent to teach English up to GCSE and Functional Skills Level 2.
Be able to teach in an enthusiastic and imaginative manner in order to engage students who are out of mainstream schooling. Have good classroom management skills and a commitment to bringing out the full potential of the students.
And an enjoyment of the outdoors and able to embed learning into vocational styled activities.

A Teaching Qualification would be desirable as would experience to be competent to teach an additional subject up to GCSE and Functional Skills Level 2.

If you would be interested in apply for this role, please complete the attached application pack.
Please note we will not accept CVs for this role. Completed application forms should be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk by 12pm Wednesday 3rd May 2017.

Interviews will be scheduled for the week commencing 15th May 2017 and the role is currently due to start in September 2017.

FaithAction – Deputy Partnership Manager

Final deadline for applications: Monday 15th May 2017
Salary: £25,000 - £29,000
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: LifeLine Projects sites, some national travel

Description

FaithAction, a department of LifeLine Projects, is looking a Deputy Partnership Manager to build relationships and be the point of connection for Creative English hubs, monitoring delivery and ensuring that the contract is met.

A successful applicant will need:

  • Previous experience in administration and contract management
  • Experience in account management
  • Ability to work at a fast-pace whist still giving attention to detail
  • Good organisational ability with ability to prioritise multiple tasks with different deadlines
  • Aptitude for running training – particularly related to Creative English
  • First class communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good understanding of the vision and values of the organisation
  • The ability to remain calm in challenging circumstances
  • The ability to work in a team
  • The ability to anticipate potential difficulties and help resolve them
  • Effective problem solving
  • Ability to relate to people of all backgrounds, ages and abilities
  • Ability to write case studies for different audiences
  • Ability to work in a self-directed fashion, organising own workload and taking initiative
  • Knowledge of working with the voluntary sector, particularly faith-based organisations
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel and Word packages
  • Knowledge of social media
  • An understand and ability to promote the values and aims of the organisation

If you would like to apply for this role, please complete the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and return by email to felicity.smith@faithaction.net by noon 15th May 2017. Interviews will be held on 22nd May 2017.

Please note we do not accept CVs/covering letters for this role.

FaithAction – Senior Project Administrator

Final deadline for applications: Monday 15th May 2017
Salary: £21,000 - £23,000
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: LifeLine Projects sites, regular national travel
Duration: Until 31 March 2018

Description

FaithAction, a department of LifeLine Projects, is looking for a confident, pro-active, solution-focused thinker with exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail.  They will be working as a Senior Project Administrator to the FaithAction team, particularly connecting with our membership, getting feedback and finding ways to improve the service we offer to members.  They will also be providing high level administration support to the Creative English contract, working to ensure that the Creative English hubs are engaged and resourced.

A successful applicant will need:

  • Previous experience in administration and contract management
  • Good organisational ability
  • Ability to act interdependently and problem solve when issues arrise
  • Aptitude for training – particularly in relation to the context in which Creative English is delivered.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment but still maintain excellent attention to detail
  • First class communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Excellent standard of written English
  • Proven ability to work well as part of a team
  • The ability to remain calm in challenging circumstances
  • The ability to anticipate potential difficulties and help resolve them
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Ability to relate to people of all backgrounds, ages and abilities
  • Ability to write letters and arrange meetings with different audiences
  • Ability to work in a self-directed fashion, organising own workload and taking initiative
  • Knowledge of working with the voluntary sector, particularly faith-based organisations
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including exceptional skills in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft word and Outlook.
  • An understanding and ability to promote the values and aims of the organisation.

If you would like to apply for this role, please complete the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and return by email to felicity.smith@faithaction.net by noon 15th May 2017. Interviews will be held on 22nd May 2017.

Please note we do not accept CVs/covering letters for this role.

FaithAction – Administrator

Final deadline for applications: Monday 15th May 2017
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: LifeLine Projects sites, some national travel

Description

FaithAction, a department of LifeLine Projects, is looking for a capable administrator to work in a fast-paced team.  The administrator will be expected to perform administration tasks that will aid the successful running of the team.  They need to be confident on the phone, and in meetings, with the ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in written form.

A successful applicant will need:

  • Previous experience in administration
  • Good organisational ability with ability to prioritise multiple tasks with different deadlines.
  • First class communication skills both verbal and written
  • Competent telephone skills particularly with partners
  • Experience of managing data related to specific projects
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • The ability to remain calm in challenging circumstances
  • Ability to work quickly but still pay attention to detail
  • The ability to anticipate potential difficulties and help resolve them
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including exceptional skills in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft word and Outlook.
  • Ability to relate to people of all backgrounds, ages and abilities
  • Ability to work in a self-directed fashion, organising own workload and taking initiative
  • An understanding and ability to promote the values and aims of the organisation
  • Knowledge of working with voluntary sector organisations including faith-based organisations

If you would like to apply for this role, please complete the attached application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and return by email to felicity.smith@faithaction.net by noon 15th May 2017. Interviews will be held on 22nd May 2017.

Please note we do not accept CVs/covering letters for this role.

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