Jobs

If you are a CWVA member and would like us to advertise a job vacancy, please email enquiries@chesterva.org.uk

Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust
Job Title: Carers in Employment Support Project Worker
Location: Chester
Salary: Pro rata based on full time salary of £23,693.00
Hours: 18 hours per week to include occasional evenings and weekends
Closing date for applications: Monday 30 May 2022

The successful applicant will:
– Work with local employers to raise awareness of working carers
– Support local employers to gain Carer Confident Quality Mark
– Develop knowledge and expertise on working carers’ issues
– Strengthen links with the Employers for Carers network
This post is initially funded until September 2023 with any continuation subject to funding

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 15th June and Friday 17th June 2022.

Please see website for further details https://cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org/jobs/


Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust
Job Title: Early intervention in Primary Care Carer Support Worker
Location: Chester
Salary: Pro rata based on full time salary of £23,693.00
Hours: 18 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Monday 30 May 2022

You will be part of the team that delivers the Cheshire West Carers Support Service, responsible for supporting GP practices to identify carers across Cheshire West and Chester.

To work with Primary Care Teams to better support carers and support carers making contact with the service.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 15th June and Friday 17th June 2022.

Please see website for further details https://cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org/jobs/


Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust
Job Title: Carer Support and Advice Worker
Location: Chester
Salary: Pro rata based on full time salary of £23,693.00
Hours: Working 15-18 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Monday 30 May 2022

You will provide comprehensive information, support and advice to carers making contact, arrange and facilitate support and activity groups. This role includes providing 1 x 4 hour helpline shift per week.

You will be working 15-18 hours per week including a commitment to work until 5pm once a week and to include occasional evenings and weekends.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 15th June and Friday 17th June 2022.

Please see website for further details https://cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org/jobs/


Cadent
Job Title: Stakeholder Specialist – Social Value
Location: North West
Salary: £38,213 -£44,957 dependant on experience
Hours: 12 Month FTC
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 31 May 2022 at 11:59pm

CWVA are working with Cadent who recently had the go ahead for the next phase of a “Hydrogen Village” in Whitby, Ellesmere Port. As part of this programme Cadent are recruiting a Social Value Lead, the job application and information is below.

https://cadentgas.taleo.net/careersection/cgexternal/jobdetail.ftl?job=006385

This is a tremendous opportunity and the role will be working with the VCFS sector as well as the local community and other stakeholders.

The deadline is 31st May so you need to get your skates on!


Platform For Life
Job Title: Clinical Lead/Director
Location: Chester area
Salary: £40,000 and £44,000 per year full time equivalent pro-rata depending on number of working days
Hours: Flexible working opportunities including the option of working 4 or 5 days per week
Closing date for applications: Friday 3 June 2022

Are you an experienced Clinical Director/Lead with a passion for helping others? We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Director to join our charity to coordinate, lead and develop our counselling / therapy team in making a real difference to low income clients struggling with poor mental health.

We provide free, quick and easy access to high quality, community-based counselling, play and art therapy in the Chester area to low-income families; parents/carers, children and young people struggling with poor mental health.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Fallen Angels Dance Theatre
Job Title: Access and Inclusion Consultant
Location: Chester
Salary: £180-250 inclusive of VAT per day depending on experience and expenses. (Approx 12 days)
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 14 June 2022

We are seeking an experienced access and inclusion consultant with an arts background, to move forward our ambitions for EDI (Equity, Diversity & Inclusion) across Fallen Angels Dance Theatre.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Deafness Support Network
Job Title: Front of House Administrator
Location: Macclesfield
Salary: £12,671 per annum
Hours: 22.5 hours per week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 15 June 2022 at 5pm

We require someone with a strong background in customer service & a proactive attitude, able to work on their own initiative & with a desire to constantly improve existing systems. This is an interesting and challenging role where 2 days are never the same!

You will be the first point of contact for clients accessing our services, providing administrative support to our social care team along with supporting external organisations to access training & meeting rooms.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Pennysmart CIC
Job Title: Trainee Money Debt Adviser
Location: Chester
Salary: £18,500 (pro Rata)
Hours: Flexible btw 16 and 28 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Friday 17 June 2022

Role Purpose:
– To provide advice, casework and administrative support to money, debt and welfare benefits advice service clients and to support our referring partners
– To take responsibility for successfully completing technical casework qualifications for the Wiser Adviser Learning Route, IMA Cert. MAP and accreditation as a Licensed DRO intermediary.
– To measurably add value by contributing to the success of the ‘A Team’ to deliver advice contracts on time, on budget and to the required quality standard.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK (downloads as a Word document)


Westminster Drug Project
Job Title: Recovery Wellbeing Practitioner
Location: Ellesmere Port
Salary: £23,500 – £27,175 depending on experience
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Sunday 19 June 2022

We are looking for a dynamic and committed individual to join our New Beginnings service in Cheshire West and Chester, working with a supportive and friendly multidisciplinary team of clinical and non-clinical professionals.

This rewarding and exciting role will be key in ensuring that effective, efficient and appropriate care is planned and managed well for service users and that this care achieves a positive impact to the recovery of the individual. You will deliver harm reduction advice, guidance and education including, needle & syringe exchanges, brief and extended recovery interventions, blood borne virus interventions and overdose prevention advice.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Westminster Drug Project
Job Title: Recovery Wellbeing Practitioner
Location: Chester
Salary: £23,500 – £27,175 depending on experience
Hours: Part Time 30 hours per week/flexible working pattern
Closing date for applications: Sunday 19 June 2022

We are looking for a dynamic and committed individual to join our New Beginnings service in Cheshire West and Chester, working with a supportive and friendly multidisciplinary team of clinical and non-clinical professionals.

This rewarding and exciting role will be key in ensuring that effective, efficient and appropriate care is planned and managed well for service users and that this care achieves a positive impact to the recovery of the individual. You will deliver harm reduction advice, guidance and education including, needle & syringe exchanges, brief and extended recovery interventions, blood borne virus interventions and overdose prevention advice.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Power2
Job Title: Programme Lead
Location: Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Salary: £23,000 – £25,000
Hours: Fulltime
Closing date for applications: Sunday 3 July 2022 at 11:59pm

We are looking for Programme Leads to work in Ellesmere Port as part of RootEd, an innovative new programme to maximise access to education and reduce school exclusion, so that all children and young people, regardless of their needs, feel they belong and can prosper.

Our new Programme Leads will work as part of a team in 3 secondary schools to support young people, their families, and school staff to ensure that at-risk pupils make the most of their education and improve their life chances. Work will include 1:1 support and delivery of Power2’s core programmes, including Teens and Toddlers and Power2 Progress.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Fallen Angels Dance Theatre
Job Title: Finance and Operations Manager
Location: Chester
Salary: £30k (pro rata)
Hours: Part Time 2.5 days per week.
Closing date for applications: Unspecified

This is a very hands-on role and would suit someone who enjoys working proactively, has a logical and systematic approach and excellent communication skills.

You will provide a full range of financial management and systematic approach to managing operations for FADT. You will work closely with the creative directors to ensure that financial & operational reporting are provided in a timely and efficient manner.

Please note that interviews will be held week beginning 4 July 2022 & will take place at Storyhouse Theatre Chester CH1 2AR

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Vivo Care Choices
Job Title: Shared Lives Carer
Location: Chester, Ellesmere Port, Northwich, Winsford
Salary: This is a self-employed position – you will not be employed by Vivo Care Choices
Hours: Various/Flexible hours
Closing date for applications: Ongoing recruitment

Are you a kind, caring and compassionate person who enjoys being around people, helping make them happy? Have you ever thought about being a Shared Lives Carer?

We welcome people of all ages and backgrounds who are married, single, living with a partner, with or without children, who own their own home or rent with or without experience of caring for people. Anyone over the age of 18 can become a Shared Lives Carer.

You can work from home or in the local community, choose your own days and hours.

Each Carer develops a personal profile, which is used to match them with an individual requiring support, based on common interests, location and support needs.

For long-term and respite support, a spare bedroom is essential.

For more information and to apply, please follow this LINK


Save The Family
Job Title: Full-Time Family Mentor
Location: Just outside Chester
Salary: £20,020 per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Ongoing Recruitment

As Family Mentor, you will act as a mentor working alongside families to provide guidance and practical skills to enable them to overcome difficulties and barriers in order to achieve identified outcomes and reach their potential. The Family Mentor will mentor parents to help them give their children the best possible start in life and lay the foundation for a fulfilling future. The Family Mentor will be required to work closely with other agencies as part of a ‘Team Around the Family’ (TAF) approach.

Therefore, having the ability to work productively with other agencies through established structures such as TAF is essential. The ideal candidate will have excellent mentoring skills and a positive attitude in working with challenging adults.

For more information and to apply, please visit HERE

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