Employment Opportunities at
Westminster Almshouses Foundation

Philantropy Philantropy

Position: Clerk

Salary: Pro rata 3.5 days per week of £70,000 + benefits.

Founded in 1665 the Westminster Almshouses Foundation provides warden-assisted sheltered housing for those over sixty. In addition, they provide grants to relieve hardship to individuals, and to support education and training.

With the redevelopment of Westminster, all properties were consolidated on the site of Emery Hill's almshouses in Rochester Row, becoming the United Westminster Almshouses in 1879, from when many of the present buildings date.

Please find further details of the position from the
Marylebone Executive Search website.

Apply online with a CV and personal statement addressing the
person specification.

For an informal confidential discussion call Richard Evans on
07958 984161 or 020 3126 4858.

We look forward to your application.

Closing date for applications: 24 June 2021
Long List interviews: 28 June – 5 July 2021
Final Panel Interviews & Candidate visits: 12/13 July 2021

The successful candidate will have:

  • Comparable experience such as of the problems/needs of the elderly, health and social services, welfare and other benefits
  • Evidence of previous relevant experience in a similar role preferably in a charity or related organisation
  • Demonstrable financial literacy
  • Evidence of effective team management
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and a good eye for detail
  • Degree level equivalent or relevant professional qualification(s)

We are seeking to appoint to this position a person who:

  • Can demonstrate empathy towards the elderly
  • Has a positive “can do” attitude
  • Is non-judgmental and supportive
  • Discreet
  • Practical