Vacancies

Location: Catford/Lewisham

Salary: £21-24,000 p.a.

Contract type: Full Time Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week, pattern TBA

Benefits: Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; ‘Recommend a friend’ bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression

Date closing: 22/04/2019

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Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a specialist housing charity, providing services to those with mental health needs across South East London. Together, their dedicated staff team provide a range of support both on and off premises to help each individual client maximise their independence. They are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, efficient Handy Person to undertake upkeep and repair tasks on the interior or exterior of Quo Vadis Trust premises

As a Maintenance Handy Person, you will undertake multi trade works tasks in occupied properties, and complete such tasks to a high quality with no defects. You will have a good customer service manner and communicate any issues to stakeholders effectively and promptly. You will possess a strong understanding of health and safety regulations, and will travel to recognised QVT suppliers to collect any required materials and equipment. You will liaise with occupiers of designated properties in order to ensure client satisfaction.

To apply for this role, you must have demonstrable experience of providing maintenance work across a variety of premises. You must have significant experience in customer services and be able to demonstrate competency in manual labour. Overall, you will be able to provide a professional and efficient service to your clients on behalf of the organisation.

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Charity reference number: 1116196

Location: Catford

Salary: Up to £30,000

Contract type: Full Time Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week

Benefits: Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; ‘Recommend a friend’ bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression

Date closing: 22/04/2019

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Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a specialist housing charity, providing services to those with mental health needs across South East London. Together, their dedicated staff team provide a range of support both on and off premises to help each individual client maximise their independence. They are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, efficient Housing Manager to oversee one of their small, 24/7 residential schemes in Catford, providing effective support to clients with medium support needs.

As Housing Manager, you will work closely alongside the Head of Operations to ensure the delivery of high quality, client focussed, enhanced housing management services to all QVT clients. You will ensure that services are comprehensive, provide value for money and are in accordance with all QVT's strategies and values. You will ensure that your small team of Housing Officers provide an effective, responsive service, and will take initial responsibility for dealing with complaints from clients and external stakeholders. You will work in partnership with a variety of agencies to encourage and support client engagement with the community and will continuously work as an ambassador for the organisation when working alongside external agencies.

To apply for this role, you must have demonstrable experience of working alongside clients with complex needs within a supported housing capacity. You must have significant experience of managing a team, including rotas and budgets, and of working alongside a variety of partner organisations. Overall, you will be an engaging, proactive leader, passionate about delivering high quality housing support to vulnerable service users.

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Charity reference number: 1116196

Location: South East London

Salary: Up to £35,000

Contract type: Full Time, 35 hours per week, Fixed Term 1 Year

Closing date: 22/04/2019

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Benefits: Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; ‘Recommend a friend’ bonus; Generous holiday allowance

Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a specialist housing charity, providing services to those with mental health needs across South East London. Together, their dedicated staff team provide a range of support both on and off premises to help each individual client maximise their independence. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager – this is a brand new role and is an exciting opportunity to make a difference.

As Quality Assurance Manager, you will be solely responsible for overseeing all operational aspects of the charity and ensure it is concurrent with legislation and industry standards.

Your duties will include:

  • Drafting quality assurance and policies and procedures in accordance with the Trusted Charity Standard
  • Interpreting and implementing quality assurance standards
  • Reviewing the implementation and efficiency of quality and inspection systems
  • Planning, conducting and monitoring testing and inspection of services
  • Documenting internal audits and other quality assurance activities
  • Collecting and compiling statistical quality data
  • Analysing data to identify areas for improvement in the quality system
  • Developing, recommending and monitoring corrective and preventive actions
  • Assuring ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements, for example the RSH (Regulator of Social Housing)

You will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team and other managers to ensure the delivery of high quality, client-focussed, enhanced housing management services to all QVT clients. You will ensure that services are comprehensive, provide value for money and are in accordance with all QVT's strategies and values.

To apply for this position, you must have experience of working in a similar role and be able to work on your own initiative to construct and embed a quality-focussed culture for our charity. The ideal applicant will have experience of working in a similar environment, and be accustomed to following strict legislation and adhering to guidelines, and possess a calm, patient, can-do attitude.

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Charity reference number: 1116196

 

Location: South East London

Salary: Up to £27,000 p.a.

Hours: 35 per week

Closing date: 22/04/2019

Benefits: Employer contribution pension; access to healthcare cover, Perkbox and employee assistance helplines; eye care and flu jab vouchers; ‘recommend a friend’ bonus; generous annual leave allowance; training and continuing professional development opportunities. Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a small charity in South East London. We provide housing to people whose mental health issues are such that they need support with housing and other needs. QVT currently provides homes to approximately one hundred and fifty people in South East London. Our range of supported housing helps each individual client to maximise their independence and enhance their recovery.

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It's an exciting time at Quo Vadis Trust. In the last two years we have been reviewing our position and sustainability in a shifting and challenging market. We recognise that in order to be viable and sustainable, we need to be dynamic, creative and innovative in our practice. Having recently undertaken streamlining and efficiency measures we are now ready to implement our new staffing structure to lead and develop recovery services in supported mental health accommodation.

We are looking for a dynamic, proactive and organised person to join our service and assist the CEO, Senior Leadership Team and Head Office with a range of administrative tasks.

The post holder will be involved in the following key areas:

Providing support to the board of trustees and the SLT

Assisting in the smooth day-to-day running of the HR Department

Lead on applying for awards, bids and making nominations for QVT, its staff, clients and volunteers as requested by the CEO

Maintaining an Events Calendar such that the SLT and other staff can see significant forthcoming events including staff, service users and trustee meetings, management meetings, national and local events and other meetings

Working with the Development Manager to maintain the website for staff, clients and external stakeholders

Managing stakeholder surveys and record results

Maintaining, recording and categorising the complaints log

Maintaining emergency plans for each scheme ensuring all are updated as and when changes occur

Full details can be found in the job description. We are keen to hear from highly organised people with impeccable written and verbal communication skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to work on their own initiative and to contribute positively to a team. How to apply: Please send your CV and a cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and we are looking to recruit people who share these values. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and two satisfactory references. Quo Vadis Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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