Position Available: Residential Assistant

Based in: WLM Katherine Price Hughes House (KPH) Approved Premise, Islington, London

Salary range: £22,785.00 - £24,780 per annum (inclusive of London Weighting)

Do you want to help offenders resettle into the community?

Do you have a passion to see transformation in people’s lives?

About WLM

WLM’s mission is to empower people affected by homelessness, poverty and trauma to make positive changes in their lives.

WLM provides a range of services including supported accommodation for ex-military personnel, a residential care home for people with alcohol dependency, a hostel for men coming out of prison, advice and support for rough sleepers, affordable counselling and financial resilience services.

About the service

WLM have been working with offenders for over 80 years and run WLM Katherine Price Hughes (KPH) in partnership with the Ministry of Justice and the National Probation Service. WLM KPH is an Independent Approved Premise for men leaving prison and its aim is to provide every resident with a transforming experience, which enables personal growth and safe rehabilitation into the community.

About the role

We seek to appoint a dedicated Residential Assistant who has the skills to manage risk and support offenders to live a more positive life. The successful candidate must have the required skills to support people who have complex needs and who presents high risk. They must be able to work effectively under pressure, coordinate work with colleagues and other professionals in partner agencies.

To apply

  • Please see the job description and person spec HERE.
  • Please download and complete the application form HERE. Please return it to [email protected]
  • Please ensure that all documents submitted to WLM are in either MS Word document or PDF format. If you are using the Pages application on an Apple device, you will need to change the document to one of these formats.
  • Closing dates for applications is midnight 14th August 2020.
  • Interview dates to be confirmed.

Please also take the time to complete the Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form and return to [email protected]


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