Relief Project Worker


Recruiting Organisation: Turning Tides                                

Working hours: Zero hours, Mainly Evenings and Weekends, 2pm-10.30pm; Waking Night shifts: 10pm – 8.30am
Salary: £12.38 per hour, plus £25 supplement for waking night cover per shift
Location: Horsham, East Grinstead, Burgess Hill and Mid-Sussex




Turning Tides are searching for motivated and committed people to join the team of Relief Project Workers, with flexibility to work across the North of the County at the residential projects or in the community on a need led basis. The role involves supporting teams with the day to day running of services as well as motivating, empowering and supporting clients.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain some experience of the organisation, delivering a breadth of homelessness services to a variety of clients. Relief Work can often provide experience to develop into further roles and opportunities with Turning Tides or within the sector, with access to Turning Tides training programme to support the role and further professional development.

The successful candidate will need to enjoy working with people, have a “can do” attitude and show commitment, resilience, empathy and good basic admin and IT skills.


Turning Tides is committed to developing psychologically informed environments that encompass key concepts of this approach, including ‘elastic tolerance;’ and strengths-based working. As such, candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work flexibly and creatively to create a culture that supports these values.


Interviews are ongoing.

No agencies please.

Read More: Relief Project Worker – Job Description & Personal Statement

A full job description and specification document is available here –

To apply, please ensure you complete an online application form, including your responses to the questions and upload a copy of your CV. We also require you to complete an Equal Opportunities Questionnaire.

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Turning Tides requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. Successful applicants (dependent on role) are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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Closing Date: 30 Jun 2024

Interview Date: candidates maybe called before, so don’t delay in applying.

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