Pathways to Independence UK Opportunities

Croydon Project Workers 
Salary:  £20,500 pa or if bank £10 per hour at a sessional rate
Hours:  Full time and bank positions available

Closing Date 8 February 2019

Providing targeted support to young people to help them achieve their goals and agreed outcomes working in a holistic strengths based way to empower young people to make positive choices and successfully transition to independence.

Croydon Maintenance Worker 
Salary:  £10 per hour
Hours:  Recruiting bank workers to work 15-25 hours per week, plus options for additional hours available

Closing Date 8 February 2019

Responsible for the maintenance of our semi-independent housing projects, ensuring the highest quality Health and Safety standards.

Croydon Volunteer Community Connector - Peer Support
Closing Date 1 March 2019

Want to help young refugees meet people learn new skills and be part of a great team?
Join the connect project which has been co-designed with young refugees and aims to increase self-confidence and sense of belonging as part of a community by increasing young refugees' social connections. Community connectors meet young people they support for a few hours a week to do activities that increase social connections and confidence e.g. going for a walk to the local park or cafe, helping a young person to meet other people, or attending an appointment with them.  Read more

Croydon Volunteer Community Connector - Life Skills
Closing Date 1 March 2019

Life Skills Community Connectors meet young people they support for a few hours a week to do activities that increase life skills and confidence. Examples may include: assisting staff teaching their accredited life skills programme; ESOL support; homework help; and other life skills support such as cooking, shopping, budgeting, cleaning, information about life in the UK, explaining UK systems and processes and much more!  Read more

How to Apply:

For full information on all roles, and application forms please click on the link below.

Applicants should address essential criteria points in their application form and be prepared to expand and provide examples of their experience, knowledge and skills at interview and through tasks set as part of the interview process.
Completed applications can either be retured by email to or by post to:
Pathways to Indpendence UK, Young People's Centre, 69 Ship Street Brighton, BN1 1AE. 

Croydon Age UK: Facilities Officer


Salary:  £23,000 - £24,000 (fte depending on experience)
Hours:   35 hours per week, covering shifts between 9am-7pm with some weekend and out of hours

Closing Date 18 February 2019, 5pm

Do you want a job that makes a positive difference in people's lives?  This is an exciting opportunity to join the team and support the development of Brigstock Road, promoting, and ensuring maximum use of its facilities including its hall and meeting rooms.  Find out more

Will take place 27 February 2019.


AGE UK: Permanent Home Helps


Salary:  £8.50 per hour, £9.50 per hour, post training
Hours:   20 hours per week

Closing Date 22 February 2019, 5pm

Looking for permanent Home Helps to provide help with domestic tasks such as cleaning shopping ironing and laundry for clients.  Find out more

Will take place on 28 February 2019. 

How to Apply (for both jobs)
Click on the links above for a full application pack.  Completed application forms should be signed and either emailed to, with your name and job role in the subject title of the email, or by hand/post to:  81 Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7JH for the attention of the Executive Assistant. CV’s will not be accepted.

Croydon Mencap Vacancies


Closing Date for all 4 February 2019, noon


Deputy Manager @Clubs at Leslie Park

Salary:  £23,108
Hours:  37.5 hours per week

Leslie Park in Central Croydon provides amazing support for young adults with learning disabilities.  You will support the manager to lead a small team to deliver a range of fun activities.  It is essential that you are willing to drive a 9 seater people carrier (UK normal driving licence required).

Support Worker/Driver Clubs@Leslie Park

Salary:  £20,592
Hours:   37.5 hours per week

As a member of a caring and dynamic team, you will support young adults to safely participate in a range of fun activities.  You must bee willing and able to drive a 9 seater people carrier (UK normal driving licence required).

Support Worker: Thursday Evening Social Club

Salary:  £22.75 per club plus holiday pay
Hour:     2 hours a week (6.15pm - 8.15pm) during school term time only

Seeking experienced support worker to help run a new social club for young adults with complex needs.  To be run at St Giles School, Purley.

Sessional Support Workers

Salary:  £10.20 plus holiday pay
Hours:   See below

Do you prefer to work flexible hours?  Looking to recruit members for their staff bank who wil be invited to work when the need arise at their day centres.  evening social clubs, and occasionally during residential weekend breaks for people with learning diabilities.  There are plenty of hours available.


How to Apply:
For further detail and an application pack for the above please contact Jo on 020 8684 5890 or email  Early application advised as they will be reviewing applications as they come in and reserve the right to close the application period.

Bright Futures 4 All:  Part-time Teachers/LSA's


Part time teachers

Salary:  From £20-£25 per hour
Hours:  Mainly Saturday mornings and 2 x week day evenings


Salary:  From £8 per hour
Hours:   Saturday mornings and/or week day evenings

Closing date - ongoing

Bright Futures 4 All, is a small not-for-profit education and training organisation, founded on Christian values. Located in Central Croydon, they offer a range of English and maths programmes. Currently they are keen to hear from teachers of KS2-to-KS4 English and Maths, as well as LSA's.

Looking to employ reliable, honest and enthusiastic individuals who have a genuine interest in supporting children to accelerate in their learning, in a family atmosphere.

Teachers: must have a DBS and a teaching qualification with at least 1 years’ experience of teaching children/adults.

LSA's: must have a DBS and TA qualification/trainee with at least 1 years’ experience working with children/adults.

How to Apply:
If you have a heart for the community and a desire to work within an environment that promotes Christian values, then please contact them on:
Tel:07833-928917/0207- 645-2304  

Age UK Croydon:  Home Help


Salary:  £8 per hour rising to £9.50 post training.  Casual worker contract
Hours:   Contact for details

Closing Date:  Ongoing

Age UK Croydon’s Help at Home service provides practical support to older people within the borough of Croydon. Home Helps work in the community to provide help with domestic tasks such as cleaning, shopping, ironing and laundry, visiting Age UK Croydon’s clients in their own homes.

Key qualities:

  • A compassionate nature
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Able to work flexibly, ideally for more than 8 hours per week

If you are passionate about making a difference to the lives of the older people who use our services, and want to contribute to an organisation which is continuously striving to improve, then we would love to hear from you.
This role will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

How to Apply:
For further information or a full application pack, please email: quoting the job title. Large print application form is also available. Completed application forms should be signed and emailed, to  the above email, with your name and job role in the subject title of the email. Completed signed applications can be returned to 81 Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath,  CR7 7JH for the attention of the Executive Assistant. CV’s will not be accepted.

Week  beginning 3 September 2018.

ASKI:English Tutors


ASKI are looking for tutors and volunteers to teach english to women from BME communities in particular women from Asian backgrounds.

If interest email

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ASKI: Dance Exercise Teachers


Job Title: Fitness Dance Exercise Teachers

Salary: Contact for details

No. of Hours: Contact for details

Role: Dance Exercise teachers required in the Croydon and surrounding areas to teach classes for over 50s.  A range of styles is required

How to Apply: Please send your CV to