Emmanuel House Support Centre - Nottingham winter shelter project worker


Job purpose:

  • To deliver the operations of the Nottingham Winter Shelter during 2016-17, alongside fellow Project Workers.

Principal duties and responsibilities:

·         Work a waking night shift between 8:30pm and 08:30am

·         Working with the Shelter Coordinators, other Project Workers and volunteers to ensure the setting up and clearing up of the shelter

·         “Checking in” residents each evening between 9 and 10pm

·         Signing in/storing residents alcohol, possessions and medications

·         Overseeing the serving of refreshments

·         Make a key contribution to the safe, warm, happy environment of the project

·         Ongoing monitoring of all areas in the project in accordance with our policies and procedures

·         Supporting service users, and responding to their needs during the project

·         Assisting and encouraging service users to access existing accommodation and service providers, including making referrals

·         Recording key information within the daily log and reporting all incidents and accidents to the Shelter Coordinator

·         To complete the handover of keys, Shift Report/other paperwork to Emmanuel House each morning.

·         Any other reasonable duties


Special requirements:

  • Shifts will be waking night shifts.

We are recruiting workers on a sessional/casual basis for the winter shelter. Any offer of the post will be subject to references and DBS checks.

Please follow the job description and person specification closely in framing your application and do not enclose CVs.

To request an application pack, please email jobopportunities[at]emmanuelhouse.org[dot]uk

Last updated: 27 October 2016