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Salary: £28,100 pa, 35 hours per week. 

We are seeking someone who is passionate about providing quality support for people affected by homelessness in East London. 

£35,350 pa, 35 hours per week. Fixed term contract to 31 March 2018 (with possibility of extension, dependent upon funding)

We are looking for an experienced leader, to deliver our multi-faceted advice and support services.    

Advice Quality Standard 

Use your excellent organisational and administrative skills within a growing local E1 charity.

£25,000 pa, pension with 5% employer contribution, based in E1, 35 hours pw

O introducere în limba română a serviciilor noastre

 

Many of the people we work with are economic migrants who are, or have been, involved in casual labour or trades. We know that casual labour is a direct cause of becoming homeless as it leaves people with little or no savings and security when their jobs come to an end.

Homelessness can have a severe effect on people’s mental and physical health and hospital patients can be vulnerable to becoming trapped in a cycle of homelessness. 

Providence Row’s Women’s Service (formerly Open Doors Management Service) is a safe and confidential service, where women in Tower Hamlets can get information and advice around housing, money and health issues. 

What is 'Routes to Roots'?

Homelessness can have a severe effect on people’s mental and physical health and hospital patients can be vulnerable to becoming trapped in a cycle of homelessness.

One of our former clients Matthew* shared his story with us

For many years Pat worked as a bar tender in London and had been able to lodge at his place of work.

Events

Providence Row will be opening up their fantastic roof and courtyard gardens to the general public for tours as part of the Open Garden Squares weekend on Saturday 17 June between midday and 4pm.  

Blog Posts

My name is JC and I have been working in the homeless sector for 15 years. 

Today we celebrate International Women's Day at Providence Row.

Steph has gone to LA to see how organisations such as Providence Row work with people experiencing homelessness.

I first became involved with supporting the people that come to our centre to register to vote in April 2015, when I coordinated and ran a series of Registration Stations sessions, supporting clients to use the online register to vote system in the run up to the general election.

Mary, a personal advisor at Providence Row, travelled to Romania in February as part of the second phase of Providence Row’s EU10 project. She has written this blog about her experiences during the 5 day trip.
 

News Items

Staff at Providence Row are celebrating today for successfully passing the Advice Quality Standard (AQS), a nationally recognised quality mark for organisations providing free, independent advice to members of the public. 
 

Many of you may have seen the current trend sweeping social media – the #MannequinChallenge has seen everyone from the Obama’s to the England football squad getting involved.

Pam Orchard will leave Providence Row in 2017 after six successful years as chief executive to lead The Connection at St Martin’s .
 

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