Female support worker – Newby House

Female Support worker – Newby House
Job ref: FSWNH0519
Location: Supported Living – Newby House, Halewood
Hours: 35
Contract type: Permanent
£8.50 per hour

About the Job?

Mental health problems can affect the way you think, feel and behave. Newby House is a re-embalmment service located in Halewood. The service is designed and created to directly respond to the needs of the people we support. Our aim is to create a safe environment that could empower and stimulate people we support to live their lives to the full in a community setting. We work with people over a specific period of time to find a right treatment for them in order to enable them to move back to their local communities.

Whatever challenges life brings, we think everyone should have a chance to change things for the better. As a Support Worker, you’ll empower people with support needs to live the way they want to live.

The main responsibilities of the role will include; creating opportunities, developing relationships and building trust with the people you support. You’ll support individuals to play an active role within their communities and help them to achieve their goals. As Ann Marie explains below, nothing comes close to the feeling you get when you are helping to change someone’s life:

‘I love that the job is different every day. This is not your usual 9 to 5, its more personal you can build meaningful relationship with people. The job is rewarding in itself and I love knowing that I make a difference in someone’s life’ Ann Marie, Support Worker

Who are we looking for?

We’re on the hunt for someone who has a big heart, is open-minded, genuine, determined and professional. The perfect candidate will be positive with a can-do approach and will be committed to providing excellent support.

Previous experience is not essential; you’ll receive access to our extensive training programme which will enable you to gain all the skills and knowledge you need to be excellent at your job. We’ll also make sure you get a comprehensive induction and our experienced staff team will support you in your journey with us.

We offer a range of benefits

  • Access to the Employee Assistance Programme
  • Medicash
  • Costco Wholesale membership
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Retail discounts

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Closing date for applications: 24th June 2019

Please email your completed application and monitoring form to recruitment@pss.org.uk

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