Job Vacancies

Temporary Accommodation Wardens - Merton Hotel
Merton Hotel, Commercial Road, Hereford, HR1 2BG
Casual zero hours contract
£11.79 per hour, with additional % for annual leave. Enhanced rates at Christmas/ New Year working
Please call 0330 20 20 730 if you are having difficulty or are unable to download the application.

These roles provide warden cover for the hotel, overnight from Monday to Friday and cover at weekends, ensuring guests are safeguarded and the terms of the stay is adhered to. You will be a welcoming presence, ensuring all guests are kept safe and the building is secure, respected and a safe place.
There may be some responsibility for managing bookings and room allocations whilst on duty, along with general cleaning and health and safety duties as they arise as well as dealing with any emergencies that may occur.

  • You share our vision that transformation is possible
  • You are considerate, caring and non-judgemental
  • You have a good understanding of the issues faced by homeless people and rough sleepers from complex backgrounds with the ability to deal positively with challenging behaviour
  • You are self-motivated and can manage your time effectively; prioritising different areas of work according to needs and deadlines.
  • You are reliable and committed and willing to work to a common goal
  • You are practical and hard-working
  • You are happy to work nights and be alert at all times and be available for vital support and assistance

  • Workers with a zero hours contract are entitled to the statutory annual leave allowance. The pay that you receive for each hour worked will contain an additional payment for deferred holiday pay of 12.07%. which is pro rata to the statutory entitlement of 20 days annual leave and 8 public holidays
  • Necessary training will be provided in the Induction period
  • Robust safe working protocols
  • You will automatically be enrolled into Vennture’s workplace pension NEST if you meet the qualifying conditions




An application form and the job description are available to download above or you can e-mail to request this or phone the office on 0330 20 20 730.

Closing Date: 14th June, 2024 at 5pm                                     


Vennture adheres to Safer Recruiting principles and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

Vennture is committed to the promotion of equality of opportunity and to creating and sustaining an environment that values and celebrates the diversity of its board members, its employees and volunteers and that our services are accessible, equal and fair to all.

This commitment is central to Vennture’s vision to ‘Love People Better’.