The following page is a list of job vacancies based in Lewisham, the list is updated as and when we hear of new jobs.
Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind – Peer Support Worker
Hours: Full time
Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded local charity, helping people to be mentally healthy and working together with those experiencing mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of £5M, over 150 staff and 200 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.
BLG Mind is working in partnership with South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) to deliver the Primary Care Mental Health Service for Lewisham. We have an exciting opportunity to work as part of an integrated team providing support to people with long-term mental health problems within a primary care setting, supporting people to develop their independence, self-management skills and achieve their recovery goals.
We are looking for a full time Peer Support Worker to work alongside Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind and SLaM colleagues to deliver this service.
Closing date: Wednesday 27th October (11:59pm)
Likely interview date: Wednesday 10th November
Morden College – Volunteer and Community Engagement Manager
Salary: £35,000 pa
Hours: Full Time
Following the opening of the John Morden Centre and our exciting plans to expand our community services we are looking to recruit a dynamic and inspiring Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager. Please read the full job advert, the job description and the person specification before applying.
Closing Date: Friday 29 October 2021
Quo Vadis Trust – Supported Housing Medication Officer (Mental Health)
Salary: Up to £25k p.a. on completion of 6 month probation
Hours: 9am – 5pm, 35 hours per week
Location: Lewisham (Verdant Lane)
To provide high quality support and consistent tenancy advice for our clients, with the aim of helping them recover, move on and rebuild their lives. Quo Vadis Trust (QVT, registered charity number 1116196) is a small charity in South East London. We provide a range of supported housing in South East London to approximately one hundred and eighty adults whose mental health needs are such that they require support with accommodation and other needs.
Closing Date: 22nd October 2021. This vacancy may close sooner should a suitable candidate be found
Age UK Lewisham & Southwark – Fundraiser
Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 p/a
Age UK Lewisham and Southwark – a dynamic and innovative values-led local charity that provides a wide range of services and support to older people in South London – is looking for an exceptional individual to help us generate new sources of income from business supporters and local communities – as well as supporting our leadership team to submit strong grant and contract applications.
Closing date: 01 November 2021
Youth First – Business Support Manager
Salary: £34,000 to £36,080 p.a
Weekly hours: 35 hours
Youth First has a fantastic role available for a Business Support Manager who has excellent interpersonal skills and can display enthusiasm and an inspiring work ethic!
Location: Based at Bellingham Gateway Youth Centre, 185 Brookehowse Rd, SE6 3TT with ability for remote working when suitable
Closing date: 23:59, on Sunday October 24th
Lewisham Speaking Up – Parents Advocate
Salary: £28k fte
Hours: 28hrs per week
Lewisham Speaking Up, a charitable organisation providing both 1-2-1 and Self-Advocacy support to people with learning disabilities living in the London Borough of Lewisham, have a new role for a Parents Advocate.
You will have at least 2 years proven Advocacy experience – advocacy qualification would be an advantage but not essential.
Deadline Wednesday 20th October at 5pm
Lewisham Irish Community Centre – Elders Wellbeing Officer
Part-time, 14 hours weekly (Monday/Wednesday/Friday)
Contract – 1 year fixed term
Hourly rate – £13 (£23,660 pro-ratio)
The Lewisham Irish Community Centre (LICC) is seeking an Elders Wellbeing Officer. The Elders Wellbeing Officer will make a key contribution to the strategic aims of the LICC with a specific focus on meeting the needs and supporting the welfare of the older Irish community and keeping our community connected. The role will facilitate three weekly programs including our Monday Digital classes, Wednesday (Bia) Community Meals Project and Lewisham Irish Elders Program. The role involves face to face interaction with older people, some of whom may be living with dementia, mental health issues or substance misuse. The role requires a strong understanding of equality and diversity and safeguarding vulnerable adults.
Deadline 5pm October 15th