Vacancies

Generalist Advice Worker

Narthex is a charity established by St Johns Church Sparkhill to support individuals and families impacted by destitution and crisis. Expressed in a desire to support all who come to us regardless of community or faith identity.

We want to employ someone with enthusiasm and drive to join our team as a Generalist Advisor. You need to be passionate about making a difference to people in need.

If the following describes you then you may be the person we need: organised, creative and selfmotivated people with the following attributes; •  A passion to see the lives of individuals and families who have been impacted by crisis, destitution, unemployment and poverty, transformed.

• Experience in using the benefits calculator

• Experience of working with people from multi-ethnic/faith communities

• Experience of developing good practice and promoting services

• Having organizational skills and computer literate in MS Office 10 or above

• Having good written and oral communication skills

• You will be based at various venues in Sparkhill, Hall Green & Tyseley

• Min level 2 in generalist advice

• Willingness to respect the Christian ethos of the project

Closing date: 5pm 28th October 2020

Interviews: could be by Zoom- Wednesday 11th November 2020

We are looking for applicants who are free to start as soon as possible.

For an application pack email: Nigel Brookhouse nigelb@narthex.org.uk

Details

Location: Sparkhill, Hall Green & Tyseley Salary: £21,000 - £21,400 dependant on experience Closing date: 5pm 28th October 2020 Contact Name: Nigel Brookhouse Email: nigelb@narthex.org.uk Hours: 37.5 hours + 1/2 hour unpaid lunch over 5 days