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Birmingham Talent Scout

Standing Tall
Eleven Brindley Place, Brunswick Square, Birmingham, B1 2LP
£30,000 + benefits
Closing date
11 Apr 2024

Standing Tall is an innovative not-for-profit reducing homelessness. 80% of the people we help are still off the streets and in the same job 12 months later. Last November, Standing Tall won Social Enterprise UK’s ‘One to Watch’ award. We’re looking for an exceptional person to lead and deliver what we do in Birmingham.

We’re looking for a versatile person who makes things happen and has exceptional emotional intelligence in Birmingham. If you’re looking to make good change happen and join a small start-up with a big social mission, you’re in the right place.  

Our Mission

Standing Tall is a not-for-profit that matches people experiencing homelessness with stable jobs and safe homes. We know our model works because 80% of the people we help are still off the streets and in the same job one year later! Last November we won Social Enterprise UK’s ‘One to Watch’ award. 

This year, we’re growing our operations from Birmingham, Manchester, and London into Liverpool, Leeds, and Bristol.

About the role...

What you’ll be expected to do:

  • Assess and support people for 12 months who have been through homelessness, placing them in stable jobs and safe homes  

  • Build partnerships with businesses willing to work with Standing Tall to employ people who have been through homelessness

  • Recruit, train, and support Standing Tall’s Amici hosts to provide safe homes for people who have been through homelessness

  • Having responsibility for Standing Tall’s operations and activities in Birmingham.

A bit about you...

What we're looking for:

·      A person who has strong motivation with fire in their belly for social justice and has a genuine passion to help people reach their potential.

·      A person with exceptional emotional intelligence to assess an individual’s motivations.

·      A person with a commitment to quality will naturally focus attention on delivering the highest standard of service possible.

·      A person with exceptional resilience and adaptability, has a strong sense of identity and will change their approach to ensure outcomes are still achieved. 

·      A person who can lead bringing all he/she/they has to offer to work with others so the best outcome can be achieved.

·      A person with financial competence to monitor budgets and understand the financial implications of how services are delivered.

·      A person who can think commercially to identify and secure opportunities and build financial surpluses. 

How to apply

Visit our website to find out how to apply. 


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