Job Description

Project Worker

Houghton le Spring

Salary: Grade B: £22,144 per annum. The band goes up to £23,793 per annum, however, this is dependent on annual performance reviews. Plus £650 Anti-Social Hours Allowance

Hours: Full Time, 37 hours per week, Covering Monday to Sunday. Shift working between 8am and 8pm, flexibility with aim to work hours over 4 days

Job Purpose:

This is an opportunity to work within our new accommodation service running in Houghton le Spring, Sunderland. The role will be to work in trauma informed service that provides 6 on site self-contained flats with on staff for those who have been homeless with multiple and complex needs. We will work with people closely with a person-centred approach to tailor support to meet individual needs and to help people sustain accommodation and support into more independent living, engage with relevant services, engage in their communities and build bright futures.

Organisation Context:

Oasis Community Housing (OCH) is a Christian response to homelessness and disadvantage providing housing, support and other specialised services. The support provided aims to develop life skills that will enable people to live successful independent lives. 

Oasis Community Housing is part of the Oasis group of charities. The group includes national charities dedicated to education, housing, and campaigning against human trafficking and we work to a common vision of creating communities in which everyone can thrive and reach their God-given potential.


We welcome applicants from all faiths or none, but it is important that all employees understand and sympathise with the Christian vision, ethos and culture of Oasis Community Housing. However, it will be an occupational requirement that a practising Christian is needed for some specified roles. This will be highlighted in the qualifications section of the job description and will be clearly stated in the job advert. This is not one of those posts.


Closing date for applications is Monday 8th April 2024

Oasis Community Housing is an equal opportunities employer

Registered charity no. 1107554.


To apply for this role, please use the Apply link below. Using the links to the Job Description, Guidance and our Ethos and Values.

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, meeting essential criteria and Enhanced DBS.


Please note CVs are not accepted.

Project Worker, Houghton le Spring – Job Description
Guidance on Completing an Application
Oasis Community Housing Ethos and Values