Furniture Recycling Project Assistant – Foundations
Foundations was set up as a charitable arm of The Stockport Homes Group and they are now looking to recruit a Furniture Recycling Project Assistant to join them to support the effective operation of the furniture recycling projects and contribute to ongoing developments.
We are looking to recruit a Furniture Recycling Project Assistant to support the Recycling Project Officer with planning and organising the everyday running of the project in Stockport for households in furniture poverty.
Alongside the Project Officer you will oversee the Apprentice and volunteers in collecting good quality furniture donations. This will include; logging, cleaning, testing and storing items before delivering them to households in need, who are often considered vulnerable.
Working both in a team and alone to ensure the store is kept tidy, existing stock is ready for distribution and incoming stock is properly recorded, you will adhere to health and safety requirements at all times.
With a ‘can do’ attitude and excellent communication skills, you will work effectively as part of a team within a busy environment. The ability to drive and demonstrate exceptional customer service when working with vulnerable people is essential, as is the ability to use initiative and work flexibly to meet the needs of the service.
With a full UK driving licence and physically able to lift and carry a range of heavy household items, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational and administration skills, including the ability to use IT in particular Microsoft Excel.
In 2020, Stockport Homes achieved three star ‘extraordinary’ Best Companies accreditation and were recognised as one of Britain’s best employers for the eleventh consecutive year running by the Sunday Times newspaper.
We are the Number 1 Not-For-Profit Organisation to work for in the Sunday Times Top 100 list for 2020 (Number one in the Best Companies Top 25 Housing Organisations to Work for) and have also achieved Platinum Investors in People status for our approach to people management and development.
We are a values driven organisation committed to achieving our mission of ‘One team, transforming lives’, but we’re also entrepreneurial, maximising the value of our money and resources.
Closing date for applications: 29th June 2020
Interviews: 9th July 2020
Please note, Stockport Homes have the right to close this role early due to a high volume of quality candidates, therefore we would encourage an early application.
All posts offer attractive conditions of service and a range of employee benefits including a commitment to personal development, work life balance and a genuine commitment to embrace diversity for employees and customers.
Stockport Homes is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Furniture Assistant Role Profile Foundations June 2020.pdf
For more details please follow the link – http://careers.stockporthomes.org/vacancy-details/98603
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