Work for The Matthew Project

Our ethos is shaped by a Christian world view, and we work across East Anglia, mostly in Norfolk. Our work benefits a wide range of people from a range of different backgrounds. We help these beneficiaries to achieve better physical and mental health, better relationships with others, and overall better quality of life, along with access to more opportunities. 


We have a number of job roles in the organisation including administration and support function roles alongside frontline practitioner roles working within the different teams.  


We offer a variety of benefits including hybrid working, life insurance, pension, all staff meetings, regular supervision, an employee assistance programme with access to counselling support, training opportunities, generous holiday allowance (starting at 27 days excluding bank holidays) and enhanced sick pay.  


Please note that most of our roles require an enhanced DBS check prior to starting employment. Please also see our policy on recruiting ex-offenders & DBS checking here.


If you have any questions please call 01603 626 123 or email at [email protected]


HR Officer - Admin Team

Salary: £25,777 - £28,461 per annum
Location: Norwich
Level: Office
Deadline: 16/08/2022 12:00
Hours: 37 hours per week
Benefits: Pension
Job Type: Temporary

Maternity cover of up to 1 year plus handover

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and suitably experienced individual to join our Support Team as an HR Officer. You will have responsibility for all HR administration and associated processes. You will be responsible for recruitment, providing effective assistance to managers, improving compliance and responding to day to day HR queries from across the organisation. This role is supported where necessary by an external HR consultancy. You will need experience providing a range of HR advice and using an HR database. Good communication skills and the ability to prioritise work are essential.

The Matthew Project is a value driven charity working across East Anglia giving help and hope through programmes with adults, young people and communities affected by drugs and alcohol. We have a vision to reach every part of the community in the most creative, effective and efficient ways. Through our varied services, young people and adults receive professional advice, information, counselling, support, care and education. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, of any faith or none.

The office base is in Norwich with the flexibility of home working.

How to Apply

Read the full description of the role and click 'apply now' from the link above to complete and submit your application. If you experience difficulties in completing your application, please refer to the guidance on how to apply.

If you require a paper version of the application form and pack please telephone us on 01603 626123 or email [email protected] ensuring you provide your name and postal address.

Closing Date: Tuesday 16th August at 12 noon

Interview Date: Wednesday 24th August at our Oak Street office