We employ a team of around 22 people. Many of our staff are from the Islington communities that we work with.

"Working for Help on Your Doorstep is great. It's really motivating to have a job where you can see the positive impact you are helping to bring to the wellbeing of your local community."

Current vacancies

Head of Services (Connect and Social Prescribing)

About the role 

Our ‘Connect’ outreach and referral service, Social Prescribing Service and Good Neighbour Schemes all contribute to our goal of supporting individuals to thrive in happier, healthier communities. We are seeking an ambitious and inspirational leader to join our staff team as Head of Services.  As a member of the senior team, you will be responsible for our Connect and Social Prescribing services. You will provide strategic direction for the work of 18 staff and will secure sustainability and growth within these areas of our operations. You will have proven leadership skills and will enjoy collaborating with others to achieve positive change.  You will be confident in taking on the various aspects of the role, including people management, income generation, stakeholder engagement (including with local authority and health partners) and change management. This is a great opportunity for a creative, responsive leader who shares our core values of relational practice, collaborative working and community empowerment. 

Job description and person specification can be found here

Find out more about the organisation here

How to apply

Applications should consist of;

  • A CV and supporting statement (not exceeding 3 pages)  please save documents with the position and full name in the title. 
  • Equal opportunities monitoring form (optional)

The deadline for receipt of applications is 9am on Tuesday 19th April 2022.  Please send applications to [email protected]

Interviews of shortlisted candidates will take place in the first week of May 2022.

Administrative Officer (fixed term contract to 31/12/22)

About the role

We are currently seeking an experienced Administrative Officer to join a dynamic and vibrant community based organisation based in Islington. Applications are sought from individuals who have excellent computer, organisational and interpersonal skills.  Areas of responsibility will include the maintenance of administrative systems, information management, supporting on some light communication and human resource functions and supporting the organisation of organisational meetings and events.

Interested applicants can find out more about the role and our organisation in the recruitment pack here. 

How to apply

Applications should consist of;

  • A CV and supporting statement (not exceeding 2 pages) - please save documents with the position and full name in the title. Supporting statements should clearly outline how you meet the criteria in the person specification. 
  • Equal opportunities monitoring form (optional)

Please send your application to [email protected] by 9am on Tuesday the 19th of April. Interviews will take place between April 21st - 28th. 

What do we offer?

We offer an array of benefits for our team including;

25 days holiday plus public holidays (pro rata for part time)

Hybrid working – 1 to 2 days remote depending on the role

Pension scheme

Access to our Employee Assistance Programme

Access to weekly Meditation

Organisation wide away days

We can offer a friendly working culture and a chance to make a difference to people’s lives in Islington.