Job title: Peer Mentor
Reporting to: Senior Project Worker – Resettlement Team
Contract: 12-month fixed term with possible extension
Location: 48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham B9 4DY.
Hours: 16 - 21 per week
Salary: £ 17, 290 pa (pro-rata)
Closing Date: 4th January 2021
Interviews: W/C 18th January 2021
We are seeking a Peer Mentor to join our resettlement team. You will have a direct understanding of the barriers experienced by people who are homeless and vulnerably housed and will have lived experience of either homelessness, addiction, offending or mental health. This role has a particular focus on people who are first, second or third generation Irish and we strongly encourage applications from individuals that have Irish heritage. You will be helping to prevent and relieve rough sleeping among this group through structured activities and increased engagement. You will be committed to ensuring that the voice of our clients is heard and that they receive the support they need by working closely with Project Workers to deliver a personalised approach.
SIFA Fireside is a values driven organisation and it is essential that you can demonstrate your alignment with our values of courageous, supportive, dynamic and inclusive.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Angelina Piechowska on 0121 766 1700 or email [email protected]
For further information please download the Job description below.
To apply please download and return your completed application form to [email protected]