Project Assistant

Job reference: NRD-CAS-009259

Location: Kent

Closing date: 03/08/2018

Salary: £17,063

Employment type: Fixed Term

Department: Care and Support

Hours per week: 37.5



Riverside are currently recruiting for a full time Project Assistant based at Medway Housing First on a fixed term basis.

We are excited to be delivering a new Project; Medway Housing First based at our Supported Housing service in Chatham providing outreach support and identifying homeless individuals, building professional relationships and supporting them with their housing needs.

The ideal Candidate will be energetic and self-motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills with an awareness of the Housing First Principles as well as being able to adopt a flexible approach to working hours based on the needs of the business and customer needs.

We particularly welcome applications from those who have had lived experience of homelessness and rough sleeping or who have received a homelessness service.

In return for your hard work, we will offer you 25 days annual leave, as well as access to our pension and benefits scheme.

We also offer;

• Tax free bikes
• Car loan for scheme
• Eye tests, glasses and lenses
• Childcare vouchers
• Reward gateway – fantastic high street and online savings

If you’re thinking of joining us, we’d love to hear from you. We encourage applicants from all sections of the community so that we can truly reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work.


The closing date for this job has now passed.