Vacancies

New Arrival Support Worker & Residential Volunteer (Male)

Permanent

Baca is looking to recruit a creative, proactive and passionate individual to join our team. The role will provide  'parental' support to unaccompanied asylum seeking young people 16 to 18, as part of our support team. They will be a strong role model and through their role they will seek to establish a safe, fun, caring and interdependent home, helping them to settle and learn living skills so they can move on to independent living.  The role will also work with social workers and representatives from other agencies, for the best interest of the young people. The role comes with free accommodation, utility bills and council tax. 

Through our work we aim to see these young people empowered with dignity, strength and hope, inspiring them to become net contributors to society. 

An enhanced DBS check will be required. The closing date for applications will be 14th of June at 5pm with interviews during the week commencing the 17th of June.

Contact: Gill Niedojadlo
Deadline: 14th June 2019

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Residential Volunteer - Loughborough (Male)

Voluntary

Residential Volunteer (male) based in Loughborough

Benefits in kind including free rent, council tax, utilities etc.

Baca is seeking a compassionate and proactive male Residential Volunteer to join our team. The successful volunteer will be a great role model for semi-independent unaccompanied asylum seeking boys aged 16 to 18.  The Residential Volunteer will seek to establish a safe, fun, caring and interdependent home with the boys in the house. They will be very approachable, supportive, keen to build relationships and be a strong team player. The successful applicant will have a personal style that is in line with Baca’s vision and values.

The role requires the individual to live in one of our properties and be a ‘big brother’ to the young people. Some of the benefits for the Residential Volunteer includes free rent, council tax, utilities and WiFi.

Our volunteers make a fantastic contribution to the work that we do and are highly valued. You will be supported in your role through an induction, training and ongoing support from our Volunteer Coordinator.

The role is appropriate for someone undertaking study or who has another job. An enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check will be required.

Please see below for Role Description for more details and Application form.

Contact: Rosalie Crouch
Deadline: 22nd July 2019

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Trustee

Voluntary

We are looking to recruit creative and passionate individuals to join our strong trustee team to provide effective governance for the Baca Charity. Through our work we aim to see these young people empowered with dignity, strength and hope, inspiring them to become net contributors to society. 

We are looking for new trustees with a passion to serve vulnerable people and with skills and or experience in the following areas:

1. Property management / housing regulations / social housing.

2. Experience and understanding of national and local asylum policy.

3. Fundraising from individuals including the use of social media in fundraising.

Whether you are an experienced Trustee or wanting to take your first step at Board level, we would like to hear from you. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this role. 

Deadline for expressing interest: 25th June 2019                 
Interviews: W/C 1st of July

Contact: Sarah Gowers-Cromie
Deadline: 25th June 2019

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Support Worker

Permanent

Baca is looking to recruit a creative, proactive and passionate individual to join our team to provide holistic support to unaccompanied asylum seeking young people 16 to 18. They will be a strong role model and they will seek to establish excellent rapport with our young people in order to support them to independent living as contributors to society. The role will also work with social workers and representatives from other agencies, for the best interest of the young people. The role will require evening and weekend work. 

Through our work we aim to see our young people empowered with dignity, strength and hope, inspiring them to become change makers for good in the communities around them, in line with Baca's vision and values.

An enhanced DBS check will be required. The closing date for applications will be 10th of June at 5pm witth interviews planned for the end of the same week. Please contact us if you require further information.

 

Contact: Gill Niedojadlo
Deadline: 10th June 2019

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Residential Cover Volunteer

Voluntary

All Baca properties have Residential Volunteers who live in our houses alongside the young people we support.  To allow these Residential Volunteers the opportunity to have a break from this role and to have time away from the houses, Baca needs a bank of relief cover volunteers who we can call on to stay in the houses for one or several nights, depending on need and your availability. This role serves a vital function in supporting our holistic care of our young people. It provides an opportunity to build healthy friendships with young people from various different cultures, languages and backgrounds. Full training and induction is given and a full DBS check will be completed.

Contact: Rosalie Crouch
Deadline: 22nd July 2019

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