Job vacancy: Deputy Chief Executive (Zest)

37 hours* per week £36,000 – £38,000 per annum Our Vision: to enable everyone in our communities to lead successful and healthy lives. We are looking for someone who brings inspiration, innovation and leadership to the role and who shares our values and aspirations. A fantastic opportunity to lead and develop the Zest health service…

Job vacancy: Zest Centre Operations Manager (Zest)

Deadline extended to Friday 14 May Location:                    Zest Centre Rate of Pay:                £28,000-30,000 pro rata depending on experience Hours:                         29.6 hours (0.8 fte) hours per week willing to discuss flexibility/ options on hours for the right candidate Holidays:                     25 days per annum plus 8 statutory days (pro rata)                                     (1 day add on per year up to 30 days)…

Zest4Life wellbeing course to resume in April

Zest’s wellbeing/behavioural change course Zest4Life will restart in April, after being postponed due to coronavirus. The course is for ESF Pathways employment support participants, but anyone who is a Sheffield resident, unemployed, 18+ and has the right to live and work in the UK can access the programme via a Pathways keyworker. If you are…

The Zest Centre is reopening on 12 April

Following the publication of the Government roadmap out of the current lockdown we are working to a Zest Centre reopening date of Monday 12 April 2021. This will see an immediate return of our leisure offer, with selected library services to follow. We are currently developing the timetable and will be in touch with our…

Zest keyworkers offer employment support services in S6 and beyond

Zest’s Lead keyworkers are seeking referrals of unemployed and economically inactive indviduals for their Pathways to Success employment support contract. Russell and Lindsey work out of Zest for Employment in Upperthorpe, S6, but are currently working remotely delivering support online and via the telephone. Interested parties can get in touch for a chat about their…

Zest extends local Small Grants scheme deadline to 31 Jan

Zest has extended the deadline for its Small Grants scheme for another two weeks up to the end of January. Applications for Small Grants (including those for Dementia specific services) are invited from local groups for activities in the areas listed below, which meet one or more of the 5 Ways to Wellbeing: Netherthorpe, Upperthorpe, Langsett…

Zest still seeking employment support referrals during December closure

Zest is continuing to seek employment support referrals during December, with its Pathways to Success keyworkers able to operate remotely (Zest Centre remains closed until January). The Upperthorpe-based employability providers is working with a range of unemployed and economically inactive people, both from the local area and further afield, with a view to supporting progressions…