What is Yeldall Manor ?

Yeldall Manor is a residential Christian addiction recovery centre for men. We are based in the Berkshire countryside near Twyford (so your own transport is essential). We provide a therapeutic environment in which men can address deep-seated drug or alcohol addictions and the issues underlying them.


Current Jobs

We are currently looking for committed Christians with a heart for addiction recovery work to join the staff team at Yeldall Manor, a Christian addiction recovery centre for men, near Twyford. Roles can be full- or part-time and could include more than one of the elements below. Some roles could also be voluntary.

Grounds Maintenance: Are you a keen gardener who would like to help oversee part of the grounds such as the orchard, allotment and borders, and work on it with residents? The ability to organise small teams and gardening knowledge and skills would be desirable, as well as the ability to teach and guide residents how to look after these areas.

Maintenance: We are looking for someone to be responsible for day-to-day maintenance, appliance repair and Portable Appliance Testing using their own trade skills and those of liaising and supervising subcontractors and volunteers employed to carry out specific tasks in plumbing, electrics, and general building maintenance.

Kitchen: Would you like to be responsible for the day-to-day running of the kitchen, and the provision of lunch and dinner? You must be able to prepare meals for up to 40 people. A background in catering and an understanding of how to use a commercial kitchen would be beneficial.

Discipleship: Do you have good people skills, an understanding of addiction and recovery, experience of pastoral ministry and a mature faith? The Discipleship team helps residents gain a deeper and more personal relationship with Christ and grow spiritually wherever they are in their faith journey. The team provides discipleship, guidance, pastoral care and help to residents via Bible study groups and 1-2-1 discipleship.

Grant Trust Fundraising: We are looking for someone with experience/skills in Grant Trust Fundraising to work alongside the existing post-holder for approximately two days a week. If you have self-motivation and determination to help us grow this vital area of charitable support, please get in touch.

Medication and Health Management: We seek someone to support our Medications Administrator in: Promoting residents’ physical and mental health and wellbeing; All aspects of administration of residents’ medications and management of health-related appointments; Developing and maintaining infection control matters, monitoring Covid-19 matters, ordering and auditing drug and alcohol tests /equipment, auditing and maintaining first aid equipment, and training staff to administer and manage medications.

Evening and Weekend Duties: We are looking for responsible duty staff team members to undertake evening duty shifts and occasional weekend duty shifts at Yeldall Manor.

Yeldall Manor is a Christian organisation, and it is anticipated that all the above roles will have an occupational requirement that the successful candidates be committed and practising Christians (in accordance with Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010).

Voluntary and paid positions are subject to a satisfactory Criminal Records or Enhanced DBS check depending on the role. If you are in recovery, a minimum of two years’ demonstrable clean time is required.

Please send a CV and covering letter stating which area/s you are interested in, to Stephanie, by emailing recruitment@yeldall.org.uk . Expressions of interest are invited by 31st July 2022.

 

Full details and application forms for vacant posts can normally be found at: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/recruiter/yeldall-manor/1271

 

Volunteers

We also welcome voluntary help, which could include working in the house or grounds (catering, bike maintenance, gardening, decorating, DIY), or in one of our offices (word-processing and data entry etc.). To find out more about our current needs, and how you might be able to help us, please see the list of current opportunities.