Urban Outreach is run by a dedicated team of talented staff aided by an army of wonderful volunteers.

Would you like to work for an organisation where you can:

– meet people from all walks of life?
– make a positive difference to people’s lives?
– work together in small teams with like-minded people?
– use your skills and experience to bring change in difficult situations?

Do you have:

– compassion and a commitment to helping people make changes?
– patience and organisational skills?
– clear professional boundaries?
– a good track record of managing or dealing with change?
– an ability to find creative solutions?

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Current Vacancies

Food Team Vacancies

Our Food Team runs three projects – Storehouse foodbank and pantry, Winter Watch homeless café and Friends of Fun Food. The team delivers seasonal events – Bolton Lunches (summer holidays) and Christmas Dinner on Jesus, and we also have a contract to provide Bolton Council’s emergency food provision service – Local Welfare Provision.

Food Team Leader

We are seeking a proactive and enthusiastic Food Team Leader to oversee the work of the Food Team and have particular responsibility for the delivery and development of the Big Lottery Funded Friends of Fun Food project.

The Friends of Fun Food Programme involves a person-centred, intensive 1:1 support service with a caseload of disadvantaged and vulnerable adults with complex and multiple needs including offending, homelessness, substance misuse and low level mental health needs. The programme offers practical dietary support to promote improved health, including making good food choices, shopping on a budget, preparing meal plans and building confidence in cooking. Cooking on a budget courses in small groups from community venues and schools sessions are also provided.

Salary:                                   £22,000

Fixed Term Contract to 30th November 2019 initially

Closing date:                      31st October 2017

Download Job Description here

Download Application Form here

Funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund

Food Project Workers

We are seeking enthusiastic project workers to be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of our food projects and services including the collection, storage, distribution, and the administration of food and other household essentials. The job involves supervising, training and supporting volunteers, the scheduling of work and maintaining good working relationships with a broad range of partner organisations.

Salary:                                   £18,000 (full time)

Closing date:                      31st October 2017

Download Job Description here

Download Application Form here

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