Current Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for any of the current vacancies or submitting your information for future vacancies, please complete an application form (available at the bottom of this page) and email the completed form to or via post to OPENhouse, The Painswick Inn, Gloucester Street, GL5 1QG

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Hours Full time posts available in Gloucester or Stroud including Bank Holidays and Weekends on a rota basis
Salary £14,625 - £16,575 
Location Gloucester or Stroud
Closing Date 25th August 2017
Interview Date TBA

OPENhouse has several new positions based in Gloucester focusing on supporting young people living in supported accommodation. If you have the skill and personal attributes to sensitively and professionally support service users in a person centred way with housing, licence agreements and ultimately preparing them for independent living we would love to hear from you. This is a varied and rare opportunity to be part of a team that develops vulnerable individuals often with complex needs and behaviours to become contributing members of society. Empathy and understanding of the issues young disadvantaged people face is essential.

Job Specification Support Worker





Hours Full time post available in Stroud including Bank Holidays and Weekends on a rota basis
Salary £16,575 - £18,525
Location Stroud
Closing Date 25th August 2017
Interview Date TBA

This is an excellent opportunity to further develop your skills working with 16 and 17 year olds, to provide sensitive, professional, and purposeful activity enabling individuals to maintain their licences whilst living as independently as possible. You will be required to work as part of a small team and be comfortable lone working with the ability to use your own initiative to problem solve. Good communication skills both verbal and written are essential, together with a desire to offer person centred support. Experience of working with service users with complex mental health needs and challenging behaviours would be desirable.

Job Specification
Senoir Support Worker



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OPENhouse  is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk. All appointments are subject to receipt of satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure. OPENhouse is an equal opportunities employer.

OPENhouse is the trading name of Shire Training Workshops Ltd. Registered address: British School, Slad road, Stroud GL5 1QW.
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