£9.30 an hour, 8 hours a week, two year fixed term contract Fordingbridge, Hampshire
We are looking for a Programme Support Worker- Children and Families to join our team at Fordingbridge where you will work as part of a team to engage with different areas of the mission and strategy of The Salvation Army specifically in its work with children and families
Disciple children and families; developing and maintaining effective relationships to enable them to explore the Christian faith in relevant ways. Attending and supporting the development of worshipping spaces. Working as part of a team to build positive and mutually beneficial working relationships with local agencies and schools.
As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate:
Experience of helping children and families explore the Christian faith in creative and relevant ways
Able to use initiative
GCSE standard of education or equivalent standard
There is an occupational requirement for a practising Christian for this post and the successful candidate must be able to work within The Salvation Army’s Christian ethos and key values: integrity, accountability, compassion, passion, boldness and respect.
Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (pro rata), a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan and an employee assistance programme.
Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK and DBS disclosure.
The Salvation Army is a worldwide Christian church and registered charity, which has been fighting against social inequality and transforming lives for over 150 years.
The Salvation Army expresses its faith through charitable action by working at the heart of communities across the UK and the Republic of Ireland. We have 650 churches and community centres where we offer friendship, practical help and support to some of the most disadvantaged people in our communities.
Motivated by our Christian faith we offer practical support and services to all who need them, regardless of ethnicity, religion, gender or sexual orientation. Our work includes: