Job Opportunity – Female Key Work – ATI
This post is restricted to women due to the nature of the role. The Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies
Hours: 17 hours per week
Length of contract: Fixed term contract until 31st December 2020 to cover adoption leave
This role is fully funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund. All duties and responsibilities within the Job Description relate to the Action Towards Inclusion role.
Salary: £11.00 per hour
Base: Kyra Women’s Project – York
Responsible to: CEO
Accountable to: Chair of Trustees
Closing Date: Friday 29th November 2019 12 noon
Interviews: Interviews will take place on Wednesday 11th December 2019 – we are unable to give feedback on applications.
The Kyra Women’s Project is the only independent charity in York which is dedicated to women’s self-development. It is run by women for women. The Project brings together women who are isolated, emotionally vulnerable, or who are looking for help to improve their wellbeing.
The Role: You will be an important part of the Kyra team providing individual support to the women attending Kyra who are eligible to participate in the Action Towards Inclusion (ATI) programme.
The programme will provide flexible and personalised support for the women of Kyra, who are facing challenges in their lives. The key worker will support and encourage participants recruited to the ATI programme to complete a personal action plan and support them throughout the project. A pathway will be planned in conjunction with the member to support them to achieve individual aims and objectives. The Key worker will have regular contact with the member to monitor progress, encourage and support. You will work with their needs to ensure they make progress and change is relevant and acceptable to them. The supportive, informal and accessible learning environment we provide at Kyra helps to maintain the quality of journey for the individual and the Key worker must ensure the value and ethos of Kyra is maintained.