The Fells, Chester le Street
37 hours per week, Permanent
£18,825 per annum
Closing Date – 26th January 2020 Interview Date – TBC
Do you hold NVQ level 2 in Social Care or equivalent appropriate qualification?
Do you have experience of supporting socially disadvantaged and vulnerable people? Do you have experience of working in an environment that requires confidentiality?
Do you have a willingness to work with clients who may demonstrate challenging behaviour? Do you have the ability to develop and influence others?
Are you able to use basic Microsoft Office packages? Are you able to maintain attention to detail, ensure all work is accurate, concise and understandable? Do you have commitment to the values of Changing Lives? Do you have commitment to equality and diversity?
If so, the Support Worker role may be the role for you.
Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,000 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.
We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.
We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.
About the job
To work with Changing Lives clients in order to improve their quality of life and to deliver an excellent service for our clients in line with the organisation’s mission, service goals, values and associated regulations, guidance and legislature.
Apply for the job
Want to know more about this extremely exciting and rewarding opportunity? Download the full job description and application form from https://www.changing-lives.org.uk/careers/vacancies/
We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities.
- Salary Offer £18825 per annum