Manchester Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00001646-1
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Streetwise Opera
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £22.50 Per Hour
  • Role: Frontline jobs
  • Job type: Contract
  • Work hours: Part Time

Job Description

Streetwise Opera seeks a Manchester Support Worker with a passion for social justice, music and pastoral care that wants to makes a real difference to the lives of people who have experienced homelessness through outstanding culture.

We are looking for an individual who shares our passion for social impact and outstanding performance, with experience working with clients with complex needs and within the homeless sector.

You will support participants and session leaders in workshops once a week and in external activities such as public performances and theatre trips.

About Streetwise Opera

Streetwise Opera is an opera company that enables people who’ve experienced homelessness to find inspiration and empowerment while they rebuild their lives and identities. We support participants to develop as creative people and, as we amplify their voices, change how society views homelessness.

We engage world-class artists, both established and emerging, to co-create bold new work and reimagine traditional repertoire. We create opera that is for everyone and, by bringing together diverse voices, change how society views opera.

Recruitment process

Apply online by 5:00pm on Thursday 18 August 2022.

Interviews will be in person on Thursday 25 August with Faye Jefferson, Manchester Programme Producer, and Marigold Hughes, Head of Programme.

We will guarantee first round interviews to candidates who have lived experience of homelessness. 

Find out more on the Streetwise Opera website.