Current Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for any of the current vacancies or submitting your information for future vacancies, please complete an application form (available at the bottom of this page) and email the completed form to or via post to OPENhouse, The Painswick Inn, Gloucester Street, GL5 1QG

If you need any additional information or assistance or would like to know other ways you can apply please contact us by any means on our contact page




Service Delivery Manager

Hours 37.5 hours per week to include Bank Holidays and Weekends on a rota 
Salary £23,000 - £25,000 pa depending on experience
Location Stroud
Closing Date 28th April 2017
Interview Date TBA

As part of the organisation’s strategic plan we are introducing the new role of Service Delivery Manager. This post will work directly with the Service Delivery Director to manage sustainable and quality assured services in line with the strategic direction of the charity.

You will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and take an active role in implementing operational policies to ensure support programmes meet the transitional requirements of services users and Commissioners. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in role modelling excellent line management, cross functional team work and change management.

This is an interesting opportunity for a proactive Manager with a person centred approach that can motivate a team to achieve their full potential whilst having the ability to reflect in order to continually improve.

Applicants should have a significant management experience in housing and mental health in the voluntary and community sector and educated to NVQ Level 3 or above.

Job Specification Service Delivery Manager




Part Time Support Worker

Hours 19 hours per week including Bank Holidays and Weekends on a rota basis
Salary £7.50- £8.50 per hour dependent on experience and qualifications in a related role
Location Gloucester or Stroud
Closing Date On Going
Interview Date TBA

OPENhouse has several new positions based in Gloucester focusing on supporting young people living in supported accommodation. If you have the skill and personal attributes to sensitively and professionally support service users in a person centred way with housing, licence agreements and ultimately preparing them for independent living we would love to hear from you. This is a varied and rare opportunity to be part of a team that develops vulnerable individuals often with complex needs and behaviours to become contributing members of society. Empathy and understanding of the issues young disadvantaged people face is essential.

Job Specification Support Worker





Hours Full time and part time posts available, Job Share considered. Shift begins at 21:45 and ends at 07:15
Salary £7.50-£8.50 per hour dependant on qualifications and experience
Location Gloucester or Stroud
Closing Date On Going
Interview Date TBA

This is an excellent opportunity to further develop your skills working with 16 and 17 year olds, to provide sensitive, professional, and purposeful activity enabling individuals to maintain their licences whilst living as independently as possible. You will be required to work as part of a small team and be comfortable lone working with the ability to use your own initiative to problem solve. Good communication skills both verbal and written are essential, together with a desire to offer person centred support. Experience of working with service users with complex mental health needs and challenging behaviours would be desirable.

Job Specification
Waking Night Worker



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OPENhouse  is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk. All appointments are subject to receipt of satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure. OPENhouse is an equal opportunities employer.

OPENhouse is the trading name of Shire Training Workshops Ltd. Registered address: British School, Slad road, Stroud GL5 1QW.
Company number: 1429772  |  Registered Charity number: 285834
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