About Threshold

Threshold is a charity with over 40 years’ experience of delivering accommodation and support to vulnerable people. Threshold is part of the Jigsaw Group, one of the largest housing groups in England with over 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands.

We offer services across the spectrum of needs, including supported accommodation for people experiencing multiple and complex needs, community based support for people who require low to medium support, along with intensive housing management for people with lower support needs.

Threshold has developed expertise in gender specific service, housing first and domestic violence services and has one of the UK’s largest and longest running Housing First Services for women.

Threshold provides services that make a lasting difference. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do as we continually strive to deliver excellent service.  We offer support to homeless and vulnerable people to support them to achieve greater independence and improved health and wellbeing.


  • TH176 Community Connector Threshold  Stockport The Prevention Alliance (TPA) 37.5  hours per week,

 Salary £16, 760 per annum

This is a fixed-term until the end of May 2020


Closing date Monday 29th April 2019 – 9am

Assessment & Interviews week commencing 2nd May 2019


Community Connector


You will be directly employed by Threshold and will work in partnership with five other Alliance partners to deliver The Prevention Alliance (TPA) service for vulnerable people within Stockport.   This role is about creating opportunities for people to improve their health and wellbeing by connecting with others.  You will help to reduce isolation and support customers to increase knowledge of local assets and support in their community.  The role focuses on developing strong relationships with partners in the community, spotting opportunities and kick-starting projects and groups, promoting collaborative community based solutions for customers.


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Contributory Pension Scheme, annual leave from 25 days plus Bank Holidays, Simply Health membership, a voluntary benefits programme including childcare vouchers and learning and development opportunities.


The successful candidates will be employees of Threshold.  We operate a Safer Recruitment process to protect vulnerable young people and adults.  Threshold will apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with the successful candidates




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