Psychological Wellbeing Support Worker (New Leaf) in Making Space Charity at Warrington, England, United Kingdom

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This listing is about Making Space Charity in Warrington, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

Psychological Wellbeing Support Worker (New Leaf) – Part-time – £10.25 per hour

New Leaf is part of the Building Better Opportunities Programme and is funded by the by European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund. It is an innovative project, targeting individuals furthest away from the labour market in the Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) area, to help them in their journey towards employment. Led by Warrington-based Torus Foundation, working in partnership with other organisations across the area, New Leaf will support 4,200 individuals, providing a tailored service, giving individual support and direction.

We are looking to recruit Psychological Wellbeing Support Worker to join our CCBT team, offering a competitive salary of £10.25 per hour. The role is fixed term until April 2023.

As an employee of Making Space you will help to provide services in the heart of local communities, in the comfort of people’s own homes, and specialist care and support services. This position is funded through Building Better Opportunities – New Leaf Project by the Big Lottery and the European Social Fund.

The role will be based at 46 Allen Street, Warrington, WA2 7JB. However, there will be home working involved as well as assigned face-to-face clinics across the Cheshire area (West, East and Warrington including Crewe, Knutsford, Chester, Winsford, etc).

Principle accountabilities are to provide support and assist New Leaf services users to maximise their independence as part of a structured programme of care. Maintain accurate and up to date record keeping and reports and carry out assessments to determine appropriate help following the services protocols for best practice on delivery and management. You will support service users through a computerised CBT Package and assess their suitability for the programme, providing a signpostingeferral on function if it is not suitable.

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Our main priority for any new colleague is to find people who share similar values and attitudes to our own , however working within a health and social care environment and experience of supporting individuals who are experiencing mental ill health is essential.

A recognised qualification in Psychology and an ability to travel across the area of operation are both essential criteria for the job role.

Who We Are Looking For

Kind Hearts – generously building empathy and connection to create a sense of belonging

Tailor Making – nurturing unique relationships to make every day count

Dreaming Big – harnessing imagination we generate confidence in ourselves and others to take the first step

Having Courage – committing bravely to working in ways that take us to new places

Being Ready – responding to whatever comes our way by moving forward together

If you feel that you do possess the essential skills outlined in the Person Specification, then we would welcome your application.

We Offer a Range Of Tailor-made Rewards Including

Wagestream – Access up to 30% of your wages as you earn

Pension Schemes min 3% employer contribution

Paid sick leave

Death in Service benefit

Lifestyle discounts through Love 2 shop and Health service discounts

Holidays 28 days inc. bank holidays subject to contract

Double time for Xmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

Buy and sell up to 2 weeks holiday – statutory limits apply

Access to library of learning through e-learning portal

Free qualifications level 2 to 6 in Health and Social Care, Management, Admin plus others

Continuous professional development for professionally qualified colleagues

Career development opportunities – 1 in 2 senior posts filled through internal promotion

Travel schemes – cycle to work, car maintenance and 40p a mile travel expenses

Colleague engagement hub and monthly colleague awards

Company: Making Space Charity

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Job Location: Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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