"Everyone needs a home, support and a springboard into independent living, learning and work. Some don’t have it. Aberdeen Foyer helps fill the gap."
The Foyer works to prevent and alleviate homelessness and unemployment in the North East of Scotland.
The Foyer makes a notable impact working to support and strengthen communities, addressing the causes and consequences of poverty and inequality. In Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire people have improved education, health, skills and quality of life. The Foyer has enabled people to work and realise their potential. The Foyer makes a difference.
The successful candidates will be passionate about contributing to their areas of involvement.
To apply for any of the vacancies
please complete the three forms below and email to:
• Job Application Form in Word format
• Ethnic Monitoring Form in Word format
• Conviction Declaration Form in Word format
Positions available - click job title for details
Development Coach - Foyer REACH (Aberdeen)
Development Coach – Foyer REACH (Recovery, Employability, Achievement, Challenge, Hope) Secondments welcomed
Salary: Up to £22,658 pa (Depending on qualifications and experience)
Hours: Full-time 36.25 hours
Closing date: 4 August 2017
Foyer REACH provides a 12 week recovery programme based on community involvement, personal development, wellbeing and employability skills. REACH is open to people of all ages who have experienced health related issues which are barriers to employment, training or learning.
Working in partnership with North East Scotland College and other partners, the course builds confidence, enhances community links and accredits learning. Participants leave with Extended Level 1 City and Guilds Employability award, Emergency First Aid, Elementary Food Hygiene, with new relationships and improved self-esteem.
The post holder will have skills, knowledge and experience which enable them to support participants to achieve their individual and group aspirations.
Please click here to read the Job Description.
To apply for this post or to request further information please email HR@aberdeenfoyer.com
Volunteer Minibus Drivers
Are you a qualified minibus driver? Do you enjoy working with young people? Are you committed to supporting services that benefit the community? Would you like to be part of a successful charitable organisation?
If so, we would like to hear from you.
As a volunteer minibus driver you will transport groups of young people to activities that support their personal and social development. A member of staff would accompany participants.
Many of our projects are of benefit to the community and assist participants to enhance their skills to progress to further education, other training or employment and to develop a sense of citizenship.
We have projects running throughout the year and would welcome applications from qualified minibus drivers who are able to give a few hours of their time each week or month or at specific times of the year.
Opportunities are available in Aberdeen City and North Aberdeenshire.
To apply, please complete the volunteer application form.
n.b. successful applicants will require to be disclosure checked
Do you have any time to give?
We all have skills, talents and experience which we could use to benefit others. There are lots of ways that you could get involved as a volunteer providing a vital contribution at the Foyer.
If you are interested we would be delighted to hear from you. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Periodically we are looking for new Board members. We currently have no vacancies on the Board but please do check for future opportunities.