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HR-Group-Photo-Conference_W300BHT employs around 250 staff, in a range of therapeutic, advice, and support roles.

We have offices across Brighton and Hove along with residential and advice services in Eastbourne and Hastings. BHT is an equal opportunities employer using a fair and open recruitment  process and complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010.

For enquiries about current vacancies, or to be added to the BHT jobs mailing list, please send an email to jobs@bht.org.uk or telephone Tess Hill or Gemma Baldwin on 01273 645419

Project Consultant Assistant:
Fulfilling Lives: Multiple and Complex Needs South East Project
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Location: Hastings
Reference Number: 903h
Hours per Week: 18.5 (18 months Fixed Term Contract)
Salary: £19,086 pro rata

Fulfilling Lives: Multiple and Complex Needs South East Project

The purpose of the Fulfilling Lives Project, funded by The Big Lottery is to bring about lasting change in how services work with people with multiple and complex needs. The project will operate in Brighton and Hove, Eastbourne and Hastings and will be delivered by different delivery partners in each area.

BHT is the lead organisation for the South East Partnership.

Interview Date: Tuesday 6th June 2017

This is an exciting development opportunity for individuals who have personal experience of complex needs and of using support services. The post will involve working with service users and the staff team to review and improve services for people with multiple and complex needs. The job includes a comprehensive training program and supervision. Help to move on to other vocational opportunities will also be provided at the end of the project.

You will need to have experience facilitating or volunteering in service user groups or forums, show knowledge of local agencies in the area you wish to apply, have excellent communication skills and be passionate about improving services for people with complex needs.

Closing Date: 12 noon, Thursday 1st June 2017
Interview Date: Tuesday 6th June 2017
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Project Consultant Assistant:
Fulfilling Lives: Multiple and Complex Needs South East Project
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Location: Brighton
Reference Number: 903b
Hours per Week: 18.5 (18 months Fixed Term Contract)
Salary: £19,086 pro rata

Fulfilling Lives: Multiple and Complex Needs South East Project

The purpose of the Fulfilling Lives Project, funded by The Big Lottery is to bring about lasting change in how services work with people with multiple and complex needs. The project will operate in Brighton and Hove, Eastbourne and Hastings and will be delivered by different delivery partners in each area.

BHT is the lead organisation for the South East Partnership.

Interview Date: Wednesday 7th June 2017

This is an exciting development opportunity for individuals who have personal experience of complex needs and of using support services. The post will involve working with service users and the staff team to review and improve services for people with multiple and complex needs. The job includes a comprehensive training program and supervision. Help to move on to other vocational opportunities will also be provided at the end of the project.

You will need to have experience facilitating or volunteering in service user groups or forums, show knowledge of local agencies in the area you wish to apply, have excellent communication skills and be passionate about improving services for people with complex needs.

 

Closing Date: 12 noon, Thursday 1st June 2017
Interview Date: Wednesday 7th June 2017
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Support Worker:
Shore House
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Location: Brighton
Reference Number: 820
Hours per Week: 37
Salary: £22,233 + £1,426 Anti-Social Hours Enhancement

Shore House is an innovative service which provides accommodation and intensive one-to-one and group support to people with complex mental health needs, including those with a dual diagnosis. The service works proactively and flexibly with people to build their skills and confidence, enabling them to move into more independent accommodation within an 18-month time frame.

Interview Date: Friday 9 June 2017

The successful candidate will have knowledge and experience of:

  • Supporting clients with mental health issues, substance misuse and complex needs
  • Housing and tenancy related issues
  • Multi agency working (e.g. statutory mental health services)
  • Safeguarding procedures
Closing Date: 12 noon, Tuesday 30th May 2017
Interview Date: Friday 9th June 2017
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Gardening volunteer opportunity:
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We are looking for a volunteer to assist with gardening on Wednesday afternoons at the on the growing project at Richardson’s Yard, Brighton. The project uses vegetables and flower planters for the 36 residents of the yard. The volunteer would assist the horticultural therapist and project manager, Jess Bayley, in maintaining the crops, keeping the growing area accessible for all, liaising with, and encouraging participation from residents.

The opportunity would suit someone with knowledge of or an interest in vegetable growing; experience of moving from homelessness/vulnerably housed to independent renting and a desire to help others through peer support/mentoring. Also the volunteer needs to be able to keep a regular weekly commitment.

In return we can offer training, guidance and support, recognition of the role that you are carrying out, regular volunteer supervision meetings and the opportunity to make a significant impact to combatting homelessness.

To apply, please contact Juliet O’Brien, Tenant and Client Involvement Coordinator on
01273 645443 or Juliet.obrien@bht.org.uk

Closing Date: 12 noon, Wednesday 31st May 2017
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Volunteering Opportunity: Stewarding at BHT's Around the World Cycle Challenge:
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Sunday 25 June 2017

On Sunday 25 June 2017 BHT is hosting a 12-hour Around the World Cycle Challenge at Preston Park Velodrome to raise funds for BHT’s First Base Day Centre.

We are looking for volunteers to help us on the day in various stewarding and marshalling roles, including participant registration, event safety, donations collection, lap recording and litter picking.

Volunteers will be working together as a team to ensure that participants stay safe and that the event runs smoothly.

The opportunity would suit anyone who is friendly, enthusiastic and enjoys talking to people. Volunteers must be aged 18 years old or over and available to commit to a 2-3 hours slot between   7am – 8pm. It will be a really enjoyable day and volunteers will be supporting an important local cause.

To apply, please contact Sara Peskett, Fundraising Officer, on 01273 645425 or sara.peskett@bht.org.uk. Please specify the times that you would be available on the day, and any preferred responsibilities.

Closing Date: 12 noon, Monday 19th June 2017
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