ASSET COACH job in Durham


  • Employer - Changing Lives
  • Reference number - AT014
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Durham
  • Salary - £18,825 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Sunday, 16 August 2020

Job Description

About you

Do you have ambition to work for an award winning, accredited and innovative service within the homelessness sector? Do you have a passion for helping others fulfil their potential?  Do you believe more can be accomplished by focusing on an individual’s strengths and positives instead of their deficits and weaknesses?

Do you believe that everyone has their own internal and external potential to make their lives better?

Are you positive, driven, dynamic, creative and able to build a positive rapport with individuals, working in equal partnership with them? Are you interested in working within a team determined to change the system?

If so, the Asset Coach role may be the role for you.

About us

Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,500 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.

We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.

We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.

About the job

To provide one to one support to individuals referred into the Personal Transitions Service (PTS) through effective Asset Coaching sessions. Broker opportunities for them based on their strengths and interests and promote access to positive peer support networks to support individuals to transition from supported housing into independent living.

Contact information

Please return your completed application form by the closing date by email to: or by post to: Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 ORU

Should you have any questions please contact the HR PEOPLE Team on 0191 273 8891.

How to apply

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