Work for The Matthew Project

Our values are at the heart of our work; they shape the way we support and care for our people. Our people are committed to making a difference to others' lives through giving hope and providing professional, creative and compassionate support.

The Matthew Project works with individuals and communities affected by substance misuse. Our job roles work alongside individuals and their families throughout their recovery from substance misuse, providing specialist interventions, education and advice to all those who access our services.  Finance, fundraising, ICT, HR and administrative functions provide the infrastructure that support our services.

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Young Peoples Practitioner 

Deadline: 19/04/2021 12:00

Salary: £22,575 - £24,435 per annum

Location: Norfolk

Job Type: Temporary - 37hrs week - Client Facing

Fixed Term until Sep 2021

 

Are you committed to making a difference to people's lives?

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge?

 

We are looking for an experienced professional to support young people in response to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 through coaching and other interventions. You will need experience of working directly with young people, have a relevant qualification or experience and an understanding of the mental health issues facing young people. You will provide wellbeing support for those experiencing anxiety, depression and stress and where necessary triage them to other appropriate services. You will run drop-in sessions for young people, facilitate resilience workshops for carers and support our mindfulness practitioner to deliver interventions where needed.

Due to current Government restrictions there will be times where you are required to adapt to the changing situation and find innovative ways of working with young people.

This will be a home-based role but will cover a wider geographical area across West and North Norfolk. The work will be carried out within the service location and in the community; the ability to travel is essential.

On Track Team Manager

Deadline: 27/04/2021 12:00

Salary: £28,349 - £31,927 per annum

Location: Norfolk

Job Type: Temporary - 37hrs week

12 Month Contract (Maternity Cover)

 

Are you committed to making a difference to people's lives?

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge?

 

We are looking for an experienced professional to manage the On Track team. You will need to have a commitment to partnership working with a relevant qualification or experience and an understanding of the issues facing young people in relation to multiple and complex needs and unemployment. You will have day to day management of the On Track project, delivering targets and outcomes and managing the budget. Other elements of the role include; networking, promoting sustainability and diversity within the project and raising the profile of the On Track service across the county.

 

The office base for this post is Norwich but will cover a wider geographical area across the whole of Norfolk. The work will be carried out within the service location and in the community; the ability to travel is essential.

 

On Track is a partnership between The Matthew Project (Lead agency), YMCA Norfolk, GYROS, The Prince’s Trust and Nansa. On Track supports young people with multiple and complex needs into education, training and employment. The project is funded by the National Lottery through its Community Fund and the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations.

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Main telephone number 01603 626123 | Youth Advice Line 0800 970 4866

Company registered in England - company number 6388343 | Registered charity number 1122801

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