Do you want to make a difference to the lives of local people and children?
We have an exciting opportunity for a Caseworker to join Charity Link supporting local people in need, at our Leicester City Centre office. This rewarding role offers a great opportunity to make a tangible difference to the lives of local people and children, and the wider community.
Location: Leicester, with occasional travel within Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire
Hours: 24 hours per week
Salary: £24,100 pro rata: £15,632 for 24 hours per week
Benefits: Flexible working including partial remote working (after successful completion of the probationary/training period), competitive salary, 32 days’ annual leave (pro rata for part time roles) including Bank Holidays, pension scheme, car parking in Leicester City Centre
Closing Date: 18th October 2021 at Midday
Interview Date: Week commencing 25th October 2021
Charity Link helps thousands of local people facing poverty, hardship or crisis by finding funds for people and children in need to purchase basic items such as beds, cookers, clothing, and in emergencies, food. These items can have a huge impact of people’s lives and ensure that local people and children are warm, safe and fed.
You will be responsible for managing a caseload of applications for people who are in need. Your job will be to prioritise these, assess applications, gather information and make clear concise written applications to UK trusts, secure funds to purchase goods to help.
As a Caseworker you will need to have excellent communication skills, be computer literate and be able to deal sensitively with a wide range of people. You will be self-motivated and a confident decision maker with a flair for communication. It is also essential that you are a team player and can demonstrate your ability to work well under pressure to meet deadlines and targets alike.
So, if you have a successful track record in supporting people, experience in managing partnerships and delivering an exceptional customer experience… apply today as we would love to hear from you!
To fulfil the role, you must have the right to work in the U.K. and be able travel for the purposes of work, as occasional travel in Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire may be required.
About the Organisation
Charity Link believe that everyone deserves a decent standard of living, with a right to adequate food, shelter and the means to keep warm, clean and rested – no matter what difficulty they may be facing. We help to make a difference by finding funding to provide the essential items that everyone deserves.
As an equal opportunity employer, we would particularly welcome applications from people with an ethnic minority background or those with a disability, as we are currently underrepresented in our workforce.
You may also have experience in areas such as Funding Officer, Funding Officer, Case Worker Funding, Case Worker, Vulnerable Adults, Mental Health, Recovery Worker, Recovery Case Worker, Social Housing, Advice, Benefits, Adviser, Housing, Case Worker Mental Health, Youth Worker, Youth Case Worker, Lead Case Worker, Junior Case Worker, Community Case Worker, Welfare, Charity, Grants, Grant Officer, Grant Case Worker, Grant Aid, Community Aid, Charitable Services, Case Worker Social Care, Social Care, Care, Care and Support.
Completed application forms can be posted to:
Director of Marketing, Charity Link, 20a Millstone Lane, Leicester, LE1 5JN, please mark as “Private & Confidential”
or emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further details please call us on 0116 222 2200