We Are With You is a licensed charity that offers free confidential support to people experiencing issues with drugs, alcohol or mental health and has been offering services for over 50 years. Often shortened to ‘With You’, the charity has seen exceptional growth since its founding, now with 80 bases across England and Scotland – enabling them to reach over 100,000 people per year. With You’s services are delivered through various methods to ensure they effectively meet their clients’ needs, and they also deliver workshops in schools and prisons to support addiction awareness. On top of the enormous job satisfaction from working at With You, there are a variety of benefits employees can take advantage of. The charity offers flexible working, as well as protected time each week to learn and develop. Employees also have access to a 24/7 assistance programme and 2 days of paid volunteering leave each year – demonstrating We Are With You’s commitment to their community. Operating from centres across Lincolnshire including Skegness, Grantham, and Lincoln, We Are With You showcase a drive to recruit graduates from Psychology disciplines as they look to support the community using contemporary and innovative approaches.
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Children’s Links is a national charity providing support for children, young people, and their communities by delivering high-quality childcare, training & consultancy, and a range of other services. Founded in Lincolnshire and based in Horncastle, Children’s Links have a multitude of roles available for anyone with a passion for bettering the lives of young people in areas including education, business development or human resources. The organisation ensures that everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their full potential by delivering a host of training sessions and support workshops. Children’s Links also offer a series of voluntary roles that can give you the experience of working with a charity and the opportunity to develop your skills. Children’s Links make a real, positive difference to the lives of young people – and you could be a vital part of it.
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Based in East Lindsey and operating throughout the county, Linkage is a charity focused on providing high standard care, education and employment services to people with learning disabilities. Employing over 700 people, the charity supports clients with varying degrees of learning disabilities to reach their full potential. Linkage is a values-focused organisation that prioritises independence, respect, honesty, and teamwork so actively seek employees that share these values. The charity has the vision to allow those with learning disabilities to achieve their aspirations by providing opportunities, choices, and support. If you’re interested in working for a charity, Linkage Community Trust offers fantastic benefits to ensure a healthy work/life balance. The business also offers ongoing qualifications throughout employment to ensure you’re constantly developing your skills and making the most of your career development.
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With over 35 years of residential childcare experience, Esland Care delivers trauma-informed therapeutic services to children and young people, helping them to develop resilience and improve their wellbeing. With a clear mission of providing high quality, bespoke and specialist care and associated services to Local Authorities, Esland Care operates 31 sites across the East Midlands, providing a plethora of opportunities for health and social care graduates across the region. The business aims to provide the best quality care within a homely and nurturing environment where young people are encouraged and assisted to develop the skills and confidence to realise their full potential. This provides the opportunity to work in an altruistic and supportive field. Furthermore, Esland Care is a Gold Standard Investor in People, showcasing its commitment to ongoing training and development. Offering a competitive salary, dynamic roles supporting young people from a variety of backgrounds, and ongoing support for qualifications, a career at Esland Care can be rewarding in more ways than one.
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Shine Lincolnshire is an award-winning charity organisation developing a network of individuals and organisations that help and support people in need. Providing essential services and support with a particular focus on mental health support, Shine Lincolnshire deliver workshops and resources with the aim to build a network of like-minded individuals striving to improve wellbeing across the county. As part of this, Shine Lincolnshire has developed an online service that gives users a simple, searchable directory to receive on-demand support. If you’re motivated to support others and strive to work in a people-focused environment, then Shine Lincolnshire would be a great place to develop your career and give back to the county. The charity also offers volunteering opportunities ranging from social media gurus to peer support workers, so if you want to get a feel for the workplace and help others in the process, then get involved!
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Double Impact is an addiction and education charity whose aim is to help people rebuild their lives after struggling with addiction. Double impact believes that addiction doesn’t need to destroy lives and as such work to support anyone struggling with the impact of addiction to improve and repair their lives. As a testament to how they transform lives, over 40% of the team are former addicts with many of them being ‘graduates’ from their services. Double Impact uses their in-depth knowledge of addiction struggles to help them cater their services to their users’ needs. Forward momentum is at the heart of Double Impact’s objectives, with the goal of constant improvement very much at the forefront of everything they do. If you’re looking for a career that will see you make a tangible difference in people’s lives the Double Impact Services would be an excellent fit for you.
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Age UK Lincoln & South Lincolnshire is an independent and local charity working with the community to support the elderly. The charity has a team of over 200 dedicated staff and volunteers working together to deliver services to over 4,000 people over the age of 50 in Lincoln and across the county. Ran as an independent charity, Age UK Lincoln and South Lincolnshire have many great benefits to support their employees, with a great work/life balance, ongoing training, and support, competitive rates of pay, and a generous holiday allowance. Their values underpin the way they work, supporting not only the users of their services but their employees too – making Age UK a fantastic employer for you to make a real difference, love the work you do, and grow both personally and professionally.
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The United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest hospital trusts in the UK, responsible for a population of over 720,000 people and operating 4 hospitals across the county (Lincoln City, Grantham, Boston and Louth). The United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust offers a wealth of opportunities for graduate-level employment and a wide range of graduate schemes in various specialisms, such as the Scientist Training Programme and the Digital, Data and Technology Scheme. Some of the NHS graduate schemes allow for applicants from any degree subject area so be sure not to restrict your search to only schemes directly related to your course area.
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