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Current vacancies

Welfare Benefits Adviser (part time) £22,595 – £22,955 (pro rata 18 hrs/week) Closing date: 25/08/17  Interviews: 07/09/17

Personal Development Coach (full time) £22,595 – £22,955 (36 hrs/week) Closing date: 08/09/17  Interviews: 18/09/17

Shap is looking to recruit the above posts for its Big Lottery funded project – Changes: Bringing Balance Back which supports individuals who have experienced hardship. These are front line service roles working with people in crisis to bring balance back to their lives. If you are a proactive person who can listen effectively, is supportive, works respectfully and can identify with the organisation and the Changes role, we would love to hear from you. For an application pack or to request an informal chat about the role(s) please call 01744 454056.

Other news…. Congratulations to Team NCS Shap on raising £1,150.  Very well done to all.

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What We Do

Our mission is to promote social justice  and to combat poverty and homelessness.  Our aim is to enable homeless, vulnerable, or disadvantaged people to take control of their own lives and to receive high quality housing and support.

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SHAP Ltd, 2nd Floor Lakeside Building, Alexandra Park, Prescot Road, St Helens, Merseyside WA10 3TP
01744 454056


Success Stories

Here are some of the people we have supported and what they have achieved.