Job Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Volunteer Support/Employment & Skills Worker

Type of Contract: Funded to 30 September 2023

Salary: £25012 p.a.
Hours per week: 35
Employers Pension contribution of 6%

Citizens Advice Knowsley are looking for a full time (35 hours) Volunteer Support/Employment & Skills Worker to work within the community to recruit and train volunteers; providing training and development opportunities, support and supervision to improve vocational skills, help with improving employability and to move further towards employment.  The role will also provide some employability support to clients, where appropriate.

You will be required to work at any Service Delivery Point, including Outreach. This will include occasionally working outside normal opening hours

At present the role will be largely home based.

Please note we DO NOT accept CV’s

Closing date: Friday 25 June 2021

Interviews: Wednesday 30 June 2021

To apply please download Job Pack or for further information email recruitment@citizensadviceknowsley.org.uk  

Chair of Trustees

We are looking to recruit an experienced leader as Chair of Trustees for Citizens Advice Knowsley.

The Chair is expected to provide leadership and influence over the future direction of the organisation; be a spokesperson, ambassador and custodian of Citizens Advice Knowsley.

We are looking for a candidate with leadership experience, an understanding of the services we provide and the determination to ensure that we continue to provide quality advice services to Knowsley residents in a climate where there is increased demand for our services and continued pressure on funding.

In addition to chairing board meetings and leading a team of Trustees, the Chair will be expected to represent Citizens Advice Knowsley at a local and regional level amongst key stakeholders and build a strong relationship with Citizens Advice nationally.

We are looking for someone who will take the lead at our board meeting, ensuring that all Trustees are able to contribute, show their skills, knowledge and experience and enable the board to make effective decisions.

The Chair will demonstrate clear leadership of the organisation and be able to clearly communicate the strategic objectives of Citizens Advice Knowsley both internally and externally.

You will also be responsible for providing direction to the Chief Officer and senior management and ensuring that suitable support and guidance is available where required.

You will be joining an established Board of Trustees who are keen to develop the organisation and meet the challenges that lie ahead.

For the full role profile, please visit Chair Role Profile

To apply for this role, please email your CV and covering letter to: brian.gouldson@citizensadviceknowsley.org.uk  or apply through Reach Volunteering https://reachvolunteering.org.uk/opp/chair-trustees-208 

Volunteering

We are currently recruiting volunteers for multiple roles in Knowsley.

Volunteering forms the backbone of our service our volunteers provide valuable support to members of the local community. In return, we offer full training for our volunteer roles and the chance to earn vital skills that can help further your personal development.

We have a diverse range of roles available that you can choose to apply to. To find out more about our current volunteer roles, visit our Volunteering page.