Job Vacancy: The Amber Foundation is currently seeking to recruit a Data and Evaluation Project Manager

The Amber Foundation, a charity based at Ashley Court, Chawleigh, Devon and with other centres in Wiltshire and Surrey, that offers residential support to young people in crisis, is currently recruiting for the following posts. Many thanks to Rebecca Fry, Fundraising Manager at the Amber Foundation for sending in details. Please forward information about the posts to anyone in your network(s) that may be interested in finding out more or applying.

1. Job Title: Data and Evaluation Project Manager

o Location: home based with some travel requirements.
o Hours: full-time, fixed term contract until November 2022.
o Salary: up to £35k, depending on experience

The advertisement reads:

We are looking for someone to lead on an exciting project to redesign our approach to data, impact and evaluation as part of fully funded project. Amber’s cause is to help some of the most vulnerable young homeless and unemployed people to develop the confidence and skills needed to move on to bright and independent futures. We achieve this through our holistic residential training programme. It is important that you have a real commitment to the aspirations of the people who use Amber’s services and place these at the centre of everything you do.

“You will join us at an exciting time and have an important role to play in building on the great start we have made over recent years in developing the way we use data to evaluate our impact and use this learning to shape the way we work. For more information on this role please see the job description below. You can also contact the CEO, Paul Rosam, with any enquiries”

A job description is available at this LINK.

2. Job Title: Support Worker – contracted and bank staff

o Location: All Amber Centres – Chawleigh in Devon, Trowbridge in Wiltshire, Ockley in Surrey.
o Hours: the Foundation offer a variety of shifts and flexible working patterns on a contracted or casual basis including weekends, day shifts and sleep in shifts. £67.22 per shift + sleep in allowance for night shift as detailed below

Day Shift – 9.00am to 5.30pm
Night Shift – 5pm – 9.00am.

Waking hours 5.00pm – 11.00pm and 7.30am – 9.00am with some flexibility.
Sleeping hours 11.00pm – 7.30am. £74.12 sleep in allowance.

Closing Date: ongoing 

The advertisement reads:

“Do you have – a non-judgemental approach to working with young people – a proven and positive outlook towards work as an individual or as part of a team – Experience of working with young people – varied life skills and outside interests – Youth Sector or Supported Housing related experience.

If so, and you would like to join our small and friendly team, please download and read through the Job Description below and then make an application.”

A job description is available at this LINK.

Further information about both posts, including the application forms and equal opportunities monitoring form, can be found on the Amber Foundation website.