The Thomas More Project in Bristol

The Thomas More Project

33 Fallodon Way
Henleaze
Bristol
BS9 4HX

Job vacancies

Want to change lives? Are you energetic? Do you have sense of humour and a positive  ‘glass half-full’ attitude? Do you want to work for an organisation which cares about its’ staff? 

Why work for us?  Find out what we offer our employee.

 

Care/ Support Worker (Part-time/ Full-time/ Casual positions)

What’s in it for you?

Excellent pay rates from £7.85 to £8.16 per hour for full-time and part-time; £8.70 per hour for casual/bank staff. Optional sleeping nights paid in addition, higher rate for overtime after 37.5 hours/week for part-time/full-time staff, on-call retainer paid to eligible employees participating in the on-call rota.  For more about the benefits of working for us see ‘work for us’.

Great opportunity for an energetic, compassionate person to change the lives of adults with disabilities.   You will be a hardworking team player and a good communicator.   You will have a positive outlook and a sense of humour - a ‘glass half full rather than half empty’.

In this role you will help adults to maximise their independence in a friendly and pleasant working environment.   As part of a team, you will use your energy, experience and skills to provide outstanding care and support in welcoming, supportive, enabling, stimulating and safe environments.  We provide ongoing learning and development opportunities to enable our motivated, competent and excited staff to thrive, who in turn to enable the people we support to flourish.

We support adults with learning disabilities. We provide support to three adults living in our supported living service, and provide care and support (including personal care) to our eleven adults with learning difficulties in a relaxed and friendly residential care home. Staff work across both services, but tend to focus on one service or the other.   The balance of care/ support depends on the service and needs of the individual.

Shift patterns include working alternate weekends and optional sleep-ins.

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Please email your application to enquiries@thomas-more.org.uk or call 0117 962 0887 if your require a paper application form or have any questions.

Finance Assistant, 16 hours per week

Closing date for application 20th January, Interview date 27th January 2018.

What’s in it for you?

£9.54 to £9.74 /hour, for more about the benefits of working for us see ‘work for us’..

Under the leadership of the Finance Manager, you will work across a number of functions to support the effective operation of The Thomas More Project’s services. This role will suit a hard working ‘can do’ individual who is able to prioritise effectively and provide reliable support to colleagues. The successful candidate will be comfortable with change and be able to work effectively with others.

Key Responsibilities

  • Matching invoices to statements and purchase orders to invoices
  • Input accounting data into the SAGE system with speed and accuracy
  • Ensure swift payment of invoices online
  • Perform routine calculations to produce analyses and reports as requested by the Finance Manager
  • Assist with monthly payroll preparation
  • Assist with month end and end of year preparation and procedures
  • Resolution of finance related queries
  • Provide financial support to team members
  • Plan, organise and manage own workload to ensure your contribution to the company’s monthly financial reporting process is achieved in a timely and accurate manner
  • Work closely with the Finance Manager to ensure smooth operation of all finance matters
  • Ideal candidate to work the hours over three to four days in a week
  • Any other duties that may be deemed appropriate to this role

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Please email your application to enquiries@thomas-more.org.uk or call 0117 962 0887 if your require a paper application form or have any questions.

Cook (20 hours per week)

Applications by 31st January 2018

£8 -£8.65 per hour, expected hours 10am – 2pm, Mon- Fri.  Great terms and conditions – For more about the benefits of working for us see ‘work for us’.

Are you passionate about food? Are you excited about planning and preparing delicious, nutritious meals for people with learning disabilities? Do you want to work as part of a team that makes a real difference to the lives of people with learning disabilities?

This is a great opportunity for an energetic cook to provide nutritious, tasty and appealing food and offering choices to our residents which meets their dietary requirements.  You will also be responsible for planning and purchasing food within budget.  You will also be responsible for maintaining health and safety and environmental health standards.  As an integrated part of the team, support workers will support residents to participate in cooking alongside you.

You will have a positive outlook and a sense of humour - a ‘glass half full rather than half empty’. You will be a hardworking team player and a good communicator, able to work calmly under pressure.  You will manage your time effectively in this busy role, and be proud of the catering you offer. You will be knowledgeable, competent and willing to engage in ongoing training and development.  Ideally, you will have experience of working with people with learning disabilities and/or working in a care environment or other similar setting

There is some flexibility on exact hours and job shares can be considered.

To apply:  Please download the full Job Description and Person Specification and the application form and send your application form to enquiries@thomas-more.org.uk  by 31st January 2018 If you require a paper copy please contact us.

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