Our Promise To Our Team


At Herts Young Homeless, we’ve been providing big opportunities for big-hearted people since 1998.


Are you passionate about having a career where you make an impact on young people? Whether you’re just starting your career, or you have years of experience, we make a number of promises to you so that you can thrive in a new role with us.

 

 

Our Promise to your wellbeing

We promise to support your wellbeing


Our line of work can be tough, but as a team, we’re here to support you. With Medicash, we offer you an extensive healthcare plan. This allows you to benefit from a wide range of cash back and discounts on health services, including:

 

  • Optical care
  • Dental care
  • Gym memberships
  • Complementary treatments

 

Medicash also gives you access to a 24/7 mental health and stress related helpline, where you can receive support at any time from mental health professionals.


Everyone should enjoy their time at work, and we believe showing our appreciation to our employees really helps to foster a positive work environment.That’s why we offer monthly draws to win ‘lunch on your manager’ and ‘leave work early’ tokens.

 

 
Work/life balance

Having a harmonious work/life balance can be so important for your mental health. That’s why, on top of a maximum 28 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), you’ll have the option to ‘purchase’ up to five days’ extra holiday each year.

 

 

 

We promise to be as flexible as we can be


We are non-judgemental, empathetic and understanding, and we know that you’re likely to have commitments outside of work. Whether you have children, you’re caring for a loved one, or another responsibility at home, we’ll do the best we can to accommodate your requirements. Our Flexible working policy allows you to work from home up to two days per week.


As well as this, our interview process caters for all, so we are flexible with interviews and assessments to accommodate various needs. Our HR team are there to support you through the recruitment process and answer any questions you may have.

 

All salaries within hyh are benchmarked at least once a year against similar local organisations and job roles so you can be sure that you are being paid a fair wage.


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We promise to give you tools

We promise to give you the tools you need to thrive


Whether you’re looking at starting your career, or you’re experienced in the world of work, we’ll support you with the training relevant to your role and career goals. As well as regular 1:1 support and mentorship from your Line Manager, you’ll receive on-the-job training so you can feel confident in your role. You also don’t need formal qualifications to have a fulfilling and successful career at hyh.

 


Click here to download the Applicant Information Pack

 
Worklife balance

We promise to provide equal opportunities to all


We are passionate about diversity, equality and inclusion and want to ensure anyone who works for us can belong, thrive and grow.

 

We have a group of Wellbeing Champions who meet regularly throughout the year to plan for the year ahead to acknowledge special days throughout the year, share a regular newsletter, and organize wellbeing events across the year. Our wellbeing desk is a popular place for 5-10 minutes time out to take a break from your desk.


As well as offering an interview process that caters for everyone, our inclusive recruitment process makes sure that our job opportunities and application process is as equitable as possible.

 

Read more about our equal opportunities policy

 

Interested in Joining Our Team?


Whether you’re just starting out on the career ladder, or you’re established in the workforce, we can support you in finding your next role. Apply today or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

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