Empowerment Worker – closing date 4 February 2022

Hope into Action: Reading (HiAR) is a Christian charity which houses men and women who are homeless, connecting them with support from local churches.

The Empowerment Worker is responsible for supporting and mentoring our residents and liaising with churches, working closely with the HiAR Manager and other Empowerment Worker. Currently HiAR has 3 houses in Reading, with the possibility of a fourth next year – we are growing! We are looking for a compassionate and practical person, preferably with experience of working with the disadvantaged, who can come alongside our residents and relate positively with our supporting churches.

Hours per week: 16 (may be increased depending on work demands).

Working from home
Postholder needs own transport
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
£22,000-£25,000 pro rata, depending on experience
Richard Croft, Empowerment Worker
07815 633098
How to apply

Please contact Richard Croft, Chair of Trustees, for a detailed job description and application form. richard.croft@hopeintoaction.org.uk

Open for applications from
22 November 2021
Closing date for applications
4 February 2022
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course