Help us support Lewisham - Working at CAL

The CAL team is a diverse and committed group of individuals looking to make a difference in the lives of the people who live and work in the Borough of Lewisham.  If you would like to join us in making a difference take a look at our current vacancies:

We are currently recruiting for the following roles.




To apply, please follow instructions in the role description.


Volunteering Manager

£32,000 – £36,000 pro rata

0.7 FTE (3.5 days/week equivalent)

Lewisham with some home working

 

At Citizens Advice Lewisham, we help people find a way forward. Our informed, independent advice assists service users to overcome life’s challenges – from managing money to understanding their housing rights; from navigating benefit rules to clarifying their employment rights. Every year, we support thousands of people in need, giving them a voice and a chance to make things better. You can play an important part in our vital work.

 

We are ambitious and wish to increase our volunteer team to 50+ across a number of entry-level and skilled roles. To support this, we are looking for an experienced Volunteer Manager, with experience of directing volunteer recruitment and training in an accredited environment, to oversee volunteer policy, recruitment, retention and training, as well as support our outreach programme.

With experience in an advice agency a distinct advantage, you will be supported by a dedicated Volunteer Recruitment Assistant and a Trainer.

In return, benefits include 25 days’ annual leave (rising to 30 after 2 years’ service) and up to 7.5% pension contribution.

 

Closing date: 9.30am on 4th October 2021

 

Interview date: 21st October 2021

 

How to apply: Completed application form and diversity monitoring form (3 and 4, below) should be sent to: [email protected]

 

1. Application Pack

 

2. Notes for applicants on completing the application form

 

3. Application form

 

4. Diversity monitoring form

 

Please note, we do not accept CVs. No agencies, please.      

Citizens Advice Lewisham is the operating name of Lewisham Citizens Advice Bureaux, charity number 1075040.

 

Human Resources Officer              

£32,000 – £36,000 pro rata

0.7 FTE (3.5 days/week equivalent)

Lewisham with some home working

 

At Citizens Advice Lewisham, we help people find a way forward. Our informed, independent advice assists service users to overcome life’s challenges – from managing money to understanding their housing rights; from navigating benefit rules to clarifying their employment rights. Every year, we support thousands of people in need, giving them a voice and a chance to make things better. You can play an important part in our vital work.

In this key role, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of HR systems including policies, recruitment and retention, Learning & Development, disputes, sickness management and change processes. A shared admin resource is available to support on HR recruitment and filing.

Experience in a charity and/or medium sized employer would be advantageous. You will be CIPD qualified (or currently working towards being qualified). Experience supporting accredited learning including online training is also required.

In return, benefits include 25 days’ annual leave (rising to 30 after 2 years’ service) and up to 7.5% pension contribution.

 

Closing date: 9.30am on 4th October 2021

 

Interview date: 20th October 2021

 

How to apply: Completed application form and diversity monitoring form (3 and 4 below) should be sent to: [email protected]

 

1. Application Pack

 

2. Notes for applicants on completing the application form

 

3. Application form

 

4. Diversity monitoring form

 

Please note, we do not accept CVs. No agencies, please.      

Citizens Advice Lewisham is the operating name of Lewisham Citizens Advice Bureaux, charity number 1075040.

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