Vacancies

Vacancies

Amber works with young people in crisis – homeless and unemployed, often with a history of substance misuse, mental health issues or crime. Offering 24/7 residential support, we aim to inspire, to educate, to motivate and – most importantly – to support our young residents discover their potential and move forward with their lives.

If you are passionate about helping young people to positively turn their lives around and have a non judgemental approach and a ‘can do’ attitude we’d love to hear from you.

For further information on any of our positions please download the appropriate forms below or contact Donna Leach at [email protected] or telephone 01769 582023.

Job Title: Administrator

Location: Farm Place, Ockley, Surrey

Hours: Flexible Monday – Friday 20-30 hours pw.

Salary: £8.21ph rising to £8.72 from 1st April 2020

As Administrator for Farm Place you will be the first point of call for everyone visiting or calling the centre.  You must be able to communicate well with people from all walks of life and be able to operate in a busy office environment.

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Equal Opportunities Form

Job Title: Team Leader

Location: Farm Place, Ockley, Surrey

Hours: 9.ooam -5.30pm Monday to Friday plus 1 overnight shift per month. 

Salary: £24073.20 + £63.44 Sleep in allowance

We are looking for a new, dynamic Team Leader to join our friendly team. Your focus will be on guiding a team of 8-10 residents aged between 17-30 through Amber’s development programme which provides a mix of support, structure, new experiences and training that builds motivation, self-discipline and skills. We see the potential in all our residents and inspire them to take responsibility for their lives, take control of their lives and move into education, employment and safe, sustainable accommodation.

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Equal Opportunities Form

Job Title: Support Worker – contracted and bank staff

Location: All Amber Centres – Chawleigh in Devon, Trowbridge in Wiltshire, Ockley in Surrey

Hours: We offer a variety of shifts and flexible working patterns on a contracted or casual basis including weekends, day shifts and sleep in shifts. £65.58 per shift

Day Shift – 9.00am to 5.30pm

Night Shift – 5pm – 9.00am.

Waking hours 5.00pm – 11.00pm and 7.30am – 9.00am with some flexibility.
Sleeping hours 11.00pm – 7.30am. £63.44 Sleep in allowance.

Closing Date: ongoing 

Do you have – a non-judgemental approach to working with young people – a proven and positive outlook towards work as an individual or as part of a team – Experience of working with young people – varied life skills and outside interests – Youth Sector or Supported Housing related experience.

If so, and you would like to join our small and friendly team, we would like to hear from you.

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All positions at the Amber Foundation are subject to receiving a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and references.

The safe recruitment of staff in Amber is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care. Amber is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people in its care.  As an employer, Amber expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.