Bank Staff – Gateway
Employment Type:
£11.00 per hour (including holiday pay)
BB11 4EH
Closing Date:
20/02/2019 00:00


Part of The Calico Group, Gateway provides supported accommodation for individuals and couples who are homeless and have additional multiple and complex needs.



A variety of Bank Shifts positions

Pay rate £11.00 per hour ( including Holiday pay )


Complex Needs Housing & Support Worker (Shifts available Monday – Sunday from 07:30am – 11:00pm)

Night Time Concierge (Shifts available Monday – Sunday from 10:30pm – 8:00am)


Gateway is Calico’s flagship complex needs homelessness service, in Burnley, and opened in August 2018.


Calico has delivered homelessness services for over 10 years, and our Gateway supported accommodation service expands our current provision.


Providing 30 units of short-term supported accommodation, alongside a range of supporting services, Gateway will enable customers to gain skills and live independently.


Calico has a reputation both locally and nationally as an employer of choice, having appeared in the “Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For” list for ten consecutive years – an achievement we are exceptionally proud of.



  • A way to use your skills and gain experience whilst being paid.
  • Working on the bank offers you the flexibility to book shifts based on dates and times that fit in with your personal life or other work commitments. As a bank worker, you aren’t required to work a set number of hours, so you don’t have to accept a shift unless you want to. We just ask that you work at least one shift every 2 months to keep your staff bank skills developing.
  • Working in a Gateway bank staff position can often lead to a longer term contract or permanent job opportunities, as bank staff are perfectly placed to fill these roles.


You’ll provide direct high quality housing and support, advice and practical help to high level complex needs customers to enable them to achieve well-being and independent living.


Passion, commitment, customer focus, partnership working, flexibility, resilience and motivation are key qualities needed to fulfil these roles, as well as excellent communication and organisational skills.


If you think you have the qualities and skills required and would like the opportunity to work with an organisation committed to providing exceptional services we would love to hear from you.


For an informal discussion please contact one of the managers Mandy Speddy on 01282 686363 or Sarah Crompton 01282 686359.


If this post if of interest to you, please submit a completed application form to jobs@calico.org.uk


Closing Date:   Wednesday 20th February

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a Workshop on: Thursday 28th February 4:30pm – 7:30pm 


Calico are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and wish to be representative of the communities in which we work. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 



How To Apply

Please see advert for more information.

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Calico Enterprise
Calico Enterprise Limited works with a host of organisations to deliver a range of services across the North West that: provide housing-related support; tackle worklessness; and give information and advice. Such services include: Calico Interiors; Constructing the Future Lancashire; Help Direct; and Floating Support contracts.

Telephone: 01282 686300

Email: careers@calico.org.uk