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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On Track Administrator

Posted: 04/10/2021 21:34

Deadline: 02/11/2021 12:00

Salary: £17,348 - £18,049 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week

Do you want to make a difference to people’s lives?  

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role?

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to be the first point of contact for the On Track project. The postholder will deal with all communication by phone and email to On Track, taking and documenting referrals and following up with referral agencies and young people. The post holder will support the On Track Team in a wide range of administrative tasks including supporting staff to maintain accurate and up to date client and financial records and documentation. You will need experience of data entry and Microsoft Office packages and have good communication skills.

On Track is a partnership between The Matthew Project (Lead agency), YMCA Norfolk, GYROS, The Prince’s Trust and Nansa. On Track has been funded as part of the Building Better Opportunities programme and is a project jointly funded by the National Lottery through the Community Fund and the European Social fund. 

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.

 

How to Apply

Read the full description of the role by clicking 'apply now' from the link below 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 2nd November 2021 at 12 noon

Interviews: Thursday 11th November 2021 at our Oak Street office

Young People's Practitioner (Affected Others)

Posted: 15/10/2021 15:34

Deadline: 09/11/2021 12:00

Salary: £20,651 - £22,353 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week

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 children and young people under the age of 19 affected by the substance misuse of others. You will need experience of working directly with children and young people, have a relevant qualification or experience and an understanding of the issues facing young people in relation to someone else’s drug and alcohol use. This post involves working with young people in universal, targeted and specialist settings and will include the identification, engagement, screening and assessment of young people.

Unity is a partnership between: The Matthew Project, Norfolk Carers Support and Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust.

 

The office base for this post is Great Yarmouth but will cover a wider geographical area across the east and north of Norfolk. The work will be carried out within the service location and in the community; the ability to travel is essential. Work is currently being carried out remotely and in our office.

 

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 welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, of any faith or none.

 

How to Apply

Read the full description of the role by clicking 'apply now' from the link below 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 9th November 2021 at 12.00 noon

Interviews: Thursday 18th November 2021 at our Oak Street office

Young People's Practitioner (SM & AO)

Posted: 15/10/2021 15:34

Deadline: 09/11/2021 12:00

Salary: Pro rata of £20,651 - £22,353 per annum

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

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 children and young people under the age of 19 vulnerable to substance misuse themselves and affected by the substance misuse of others. You will need experience of working directly with young people, have a relevant qualification or experience and an understanding of the issues facing young people in relation to their own or someone else’s drug and alcohol use. This post involves working with young people in universal, targeted and specialist settings and will include the identification, engagement, screening and assessment of young people.

 

Unity is a partnership between: The Matthew Project, Norfolk Carers Support and Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust.

 

The office base for this post is Norwich but will cover a wider geographical area across central and south Norfolk. The work will be carried out within the service location and in the community; the ability to travel is essential. Work is currently being carried out remotely and in our office.

 

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 welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, of any faith or none.

 

How to Apply

Read the full description of the role by clicking 'apply now' from the link below 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 9th November 2021 at 12.00 noon

Interviews: Thursday 18th November 2021 at our Oak Street office