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.

Part Time Youth Development Worker

Opens for applications: Friday 24th May 2019
Final deadline for applications: Monday 24th June 2019
Salary: Dependng on hours - £8,213.33 -£15,666.66
Hours: 14 - 23.5 hours per week, negotiable (including evenings and occasional
Location: Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Part Time Youth Development Worker
.

To mentor and support young people in their schools and on their estates that are on the edge of
school exclusion, mental health issues or Serious Youth Violence through 1-2-1’s, after school and
positive activities and holiday programmes.

The successful applicant will be required to:

• Preferable have experience of working with young people on the edge of school exclusion and serious youth violence

• A minimum of two years’ working with challenging young people in a full time paid capacity including:
o information, advice and guidance
o 1-2-1 mentoring
o workshops

• Particular experience of working with young people with boarder line or undiagnosed mental health issues.
• Managing safeguarding incidents
• Detached youth work
• Delivering positive activities/youth clubs
• A minimum Level 3 youth work qualification or equivalent with level 2 in English
preferred.

To apply for this role please download and complete the attached application form which should be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

Please note we will not be able to accept CV's alone for this role.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 9am Monday 24th June 2019 with interviews scheduled for 1st July 2019

Young People’s Services Manager

Opens for applications: Monday 20th May 2019
Final deadline for applications: Monday 17th June 2019
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Hours: 37.5 hours including some unsociable hours
Location: Based in Barking and Dagenham with travel throughout East London

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Young People’s Services Manager to manage and develop LifeLine’s Young People’s Services through measuring and ensuring impact,
liaising with funder, partners and stakeholders and providing supervision for staff.

The role will also take responsibility for staffing and developing new initiatives and models of delivery such as residential, detached work, schools work and a peer leadership development programme.

The successful candidate should have:

  • A Youth Work Degree or equivalent experience.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a managerial role; leading programmes and supervising staff.
  • A Minimum of 5 years’ experience of working with young people in a full time paid capacity, 3 years
    of which working with young people with borderline Mental Health issues or at risk of NEET or
    Serious Youth Violence.
  • Experience of setting up new projects.
  • Experience in managing safeguarding incidents.
  • An understanding of secondary education and funding systems.
  • Knowledge / experience of working in a Trauma Informed approach.
  • An understanding of adolescent mental health services.
  • Experience of managing a budget.
  • Experience of delivering targets in a challenging environment and in line with best management practice.
  • Experience of working with statutory health services.

To apply for this role please download and complete the attached application form which should be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk
Please note we will not be able to accept CV's alone for this role.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 9am Monday 17th June 2019 with interviews scheduled for 21st June 2019

Nursery Practitioner – SENCO Experience Required

Opens for applications: Tuesday 14th May 2019
Final deadline for applications: Friday 14th June 2019
Salary: £17,500 - £18.000
Hours: 40 hours per week
Location: Ilford

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Nursery Practitioner - SENCO.

To be the point of contact for SENCO children within the nursery setting.

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

  • To be the point of contact for SENCO children within the nursery setting.
  • Plan, prepare and participate 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.
  • Assist with the implementation of activities which encourage linguistic and social interaction between children and their carers.
  • Be a key worker for a group of children within the Nursery setting by observing, monitoring and recording each key child’s individual development.
  • Complete Tapestry entries for children within the setting observing, monitoring and capturing information and progress which is logged within the individual online learning journals.

The successful candidate will be required to have a NNEB / CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3 and up to date SENCO training

Previous experience of SENCO and working with SENCO children in different age groups.

Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting.

Experience of planning, short, medium and long-term plans in an early years setting to meet the needs of both individual children and those in a group setting and experience of providing a nursery curriculum for 0-3 and/or 3-5 years. Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families Experience of maintaining accurate records. The ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds and organisations and the ability to build relationships with children

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Completed application forms can be downloaded and should be emailed to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

Nursery Manager

Opens for applications: Monday 13th May 2019
Final deadline for applications: Friday 31st May 2019
Hours: 40 hours
Location: Ilford, IG1 1NL
Duration: Permament

Description

Little Learners: leading the way, learning through play.

LifeLine Projects is charitable organisation serving the community by delivering public services (such as childcare, health and social care, housing, youth programmes and employability).

Under the maxim: ‘Leading the way – learning through play our Ilford Nursery is purpose built with a large garden, giant indoor sandpit and brand new soft play zone. Many of our children live in high density housing and we offer an innovative, fun and active learning environment.
The Nursery Manager will equip all children to function as a member of a socially inclusive group and enable them to develop positive, co-operative and supportive relationships with peers and adults. In your role, you will be required to provide:

  • Training and support for staff
  • Propagate exemplary practice in childcare and education
  • Develop and manage all aspects of the nursery including marketing and administration
  • Ensure a high quality of education and childcare by following all Ofsted requirements as set out in the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage

The successful candidate will be required to hold a NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3 or above and have previous management experience within a day care setting and of child protection and safeguarding.

To apply please download the relevant application form or email careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk
Completed application forms need to be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk by 12 pm, Friday 24th May 2019.

Please note that we are unable to accept CV's for this role. Previous applicants need not reapply.

Youth Development Worker

Final deadline for applications: Monday 24th June 2019
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (including evenings and occasional weekends and
Location: Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Full Time Youth Development Worker to mentor and support young people in their schools and on their estates that are on the edge of
school exclusion, mental health issues or Serious Youth Violence through 1-2-1’s, after school and
positive activities and holiday programmes.

The successful applicant will be required to have:

• A minimum of two years’ working with challenging young people in a full time paid capacity including:
o information, advice and guidance
o 1-2-1 mentoring
o workshops
• Particular experience of working with young people with boarder line or undiagnosed mental health issues.
• Managing safeguarding incidents
• Detached youth work
• Delivering positive activities/youth clubs
• Minimum Level 3 youth work qualification or equivalent with level 2 in English
• Experience of working with young people on the edge of school exclusion and serious youth violence would be preferred.

To apply for this role please download and complete the attached application form which should be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

Please note we will not be able to accept CV's alone for this role.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 9am Monday 24th June 2019 with interviews scheduled for 1st July 2019