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Volunteer Co-ordinator

Hours – 15-18 hours per week

Salary – £25,000-£26,000 FTE

Location – Hemel Hempstead/Kings Langley

About the role

We are looking for a Volunteer Co-ordinator to lead and manage the operational running of the Volunteer Services Department. To provide efficient and well trained volunteers to meet the needs of the organisation.

How to apply

Please read the full Job Description which is on a separate document.

If you do not match our criteria, we ask that you do not apply. If you are a match, please send your CV to HR@dens.org.uk.

For an informal chat, please ring Jacky Stafford on 01442 412340. Please advise us should you require adjustments to be made for you at interview.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 10th June 2022.

Community Resettlement Key Worker

Hours – 37.5 a week

Salary – £27,000

Location – Hemel Hempstead

About the role

We are looking for a Community Resettlement Key Worker to join our team to support vulnerable clients who have experienced homelessness and are now living independently within social or PRS properties. This role will involve developing relationships with external agencies to assist in providing resettlement support to individuals in the community. The applicant needs to promote and engage with a range of DENS services such as the Food Bank, Day Centre, Social Enterprises and Open Space. The applicant will be responsible for delivering intensive support, to empower clients and enable them to take the next positive steps to rebuild their lives.

How to apply

Please read the full Job Advert which is on a separate document.

If you do not match our criteria, we ask that you do not apply. If you are a match, please send your CV to HR@dens.org.uk.

For an informal chat, please ring Jacky Stafford on 01442 412340. Please advise us should you require adjustments to be made for you at interview.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 7th June 2022.

THE ELMS COOK

Hours – Saturday and/or Sunday, 6 hours (approx. 2pm to 7pm but negotiable)

Salary – £13.50 an hour

Contract – 1 year fixed term

Location – The Elms, Hemel Hempstead

About the role

DENS is seeking a Cook to provide the evening meal at The Elms during the weekend – either Saturday, Sunday or both days. The Elms is a mixed 44 bedroom homeless hostel in Hemel Hempstead. The successful candidate will need to cook 30-40 covers for 6pm on Saturday and/or Sunday. Experience in cooking within a school, college or restaurant/public house is desirable, but not essential.

How to apply

Please read the full Job Description which is on a separate document.

If you do not match our criteria, we ask that you do not apply. If you are a match, please send your CV to HR@dens.org.uk.

For an informal chat, please ring Jacky Stafford on 01442 412340. Please advise us should you require adjustments to be made for you at interview.

Bank Worker

Hours – Zero hours contract

Salary – £11.25 an hour

Reporting to – Department Manager

Location – Hemel Hempstead

About the role

DENS are looking for Bank Workers, to be employed on a zero hours contract. We are looking for flexible staff with experience in working with vulnerable adults.

You could be working in our 44 bed hostel or our Day Centre, both based in Hemel Hempstead. You will be required to provide person centred support to individuals who could be experiencing a range of problems surrounding homelessness.

An enhanced DBS check is required.

Duties can include:
• Cooking lunch
• Monitor CCTV
• Upon arrival, reading Handover and keep Handover updated through your shift
• Hand out post to residents
• Get crash pad ready/clear up crash pad
• Answer phone and deal with queries
• Update and Issue new key cards
• Supply laundry tokens to residents
• Support the Key Workers
• Assist with breathalysing and drug testing
• Prepare the training room for meetings
• Maintain good relationships with residents and assist them with their day to day needs

How to apply

Please read the full Job Description which is on a separate document.

If you do not match our criteria, we ask that you do not apply. If you are a match, please fill in the DENS Application Form, and submit your application to HR@dens.org.uk. We will not accept a general CV for this role.

For an informal chat, please ring Jacky Stafford on 01442 412340. Please advise us should you require adjustments to be made for you at interview.

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