Due to our successful growth and future expansion plans we are currently recruiting full time and part time staff in a variety of roles within the charity, some of which may include shifts covering evenings, weekends and sleep-ins. We are currently operating flexible closing dates for some of our vacancies and therefore advise you to apply at your earliest opportunity as once sufficient applications are received the vacancy will be closed.

Your initial employment is conditional upon the provision of a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Certificate of a level appropriate to your post.  You will be required to consent to subsequent criminal record checks from time to time during your employment as deemed appropriate by the Company.  In the event that such certificate(s) are not supplied your employment with us will be terminated.  Our full criminal records policy is available upon request.  Please contact the Administration Team.

Please see the application guidance and apply online or contact Admin 01788 573318 to request an application pack via email or post.

£250 joining bonus payable 6 months after successful completion of probation, for all permanent posts*
* conditions apply 

Chief Executive Officer 

Rugby – £65,000 to £75,000

We are at a particularly exciting time for the charity, with the Board requiring a passionate and dynamic leader, with the proven ability to continue to take New Directions from strength to strength. An individual who can develop the organisation through an ambitious and innovative approach to service and accommodation development, ensure our financial sustainability and be our public ambassador, championing our services, and working to increase our influence.

CEO – Further information

Support and Activity Worker
35 hours per week, 9am – 4pm Monday to Friday.  Starting at £8.48 per hour, up to £8.82 per hour.  Supporting individuals at our day opportunities service, researching activities, working with a team and leading activities.  A full driving licence enabling you to drive a minibus is required for this role.

(Closing date: 14 July 2019)

Job Description      Person Specification

Support Workers
Full and part time hours available.  Starting at £8.48 per hour, up to £8.82 per hour.

We also have Waking Night Support Worker vacancies starting at £9.10 per hour, up to £9.52 per hour.

Job Description      Person Specification      Further Information

We are looking for a volunteer to enable an individual that we support to volunteer with the Admin Department on Wednesday mornings.  The current person in this role leaves at the end of July but it is hoped that there could be a handover period to enable a smooth transition of support provided.  The role involves supporting the individual to carry out a range of tasks including collating information packs, emptying files, shredding, checking first aid boxes and sorting/distributing post.

For further information please contact Admin on 01788 573318.

We have another individual we support who says, ‘I love music, car racing, going for walks and for meals out. I am looking for a volunteer to take me out on a Sunday for a few hours to go for a walk and maybe a meal or a drink at a local pub. If you have a few hours spare each week and would like to support me out into the community then please complete an application form.

For further information please contact Admin on 01788 573318.


Application Guidelines

Online ApplicatioN

Volunteers We are looking for volunteers to help in many different areas of the charity e.g. administration, driving, befriending and gardening.  If you would like to become a valued member of our team, learn new skills, share existing skills and make a difference to the lives of others please contact us today.

Work Experience If you are currently at school or college and have an interest in support work but would like to find out more, please contact us about our work experience placements.

Work Placement Students  If you are studying for a health and social care degree and looking for a work placement, please contact us.