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If your organisation or group is a current hvoss member and would like to advertise a paid job vacancy on our website at no cost, please send the vacancy details to:

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If you would like to highlight details of voluntary roles within your organisation, please contact joy.harvey@hvoss.org.uk

All volunteering roles are shown on our dedicated volunteering site which is free to use for all. 

 

Job Title - Help at Home Assistants - Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire

  • Date Advertised - 30/04/2019 00:00:00

Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire has ongoing job opportunities for Help at Home Assistants.  Further details are here

Job Title - Support Worker

  • Date Advertised - 03/07/2019 00:00:00

Sil

SIL is a ‘not for profit’ organisation providing services that enable older and disabled people to live independently at home and access the community.

Herefordshire Care Employer Finalist 2018

Male and Female Support Workers – Herefordshire (including Ledbury area)

Rate of Pay: £8.21 per hour (Potential earnings of £28,000 per annum) plus a generous benefit package

Location: Herefordshire

Hours: To be worked over 7 days on a rota basis

Do you want to work somewhere where every day is different? Working with people to live independently in their own homes.

From supporting someone to go to the cinema, assisting with personal care, to a quiet night in and everything in between, if so we could have the job for you.

We currently have vacancies for shorter calls of four or five hours, mornings and evenings as well as 24 hours shifts and experience is not always essential.  Applicants must possess a current driving licence.

Please contact Gemma on 01568 616653 or e-mail Karen.Hunt@s4il.co.uk

Job Title - Youth Support Worker Role (including volunteers)

  • Job Type - Children and young people support - - Volunteers
  • Location - Herefordshire
  • Date Advertised - 05/08/2019 00:00:00

MFN

Marches Family Network

Charity number 1047075

 Is looking for Youth Support Workers, Volunteers and Trustees!

 We are a unique, well-established, registered charity providing valued support and opportunities for children and young people with a disability or additional needs.

 Due to increasing demand for our services, we are recruiting for support workers and volunteers to help at our Saturday term time activity days in Herefordshire and/or South Shropshire, term-time evening youth clubs in Hereford and Leominster and weekday sessions in school holidays.

We are looking for enthusiastic, fun loving people with a genuine passion for enabling all children and young people achieve their potential, good team working and communication skills.

We offer a free enhanced DBS check, high quality training and the chance to develop many valuable transferable skills. Previous experience of working with young people, including those with additional needs is desirable. Does this sound like you?

Paid worker positions are available for candidates 17 years old and above, and volunteer roles from the age of 16. Current pay is £9.20 per hour and volunteer expenses will be paid.

 

If you would like to know more, please contact us for an application pack on 01568 614908, or

email Louise at manager@marchesfamilynetwork.org.uk

 

We are also seeking people from various walks of life, including accounting, IT, HR and education/social care to join and strengthen our Trustee Board.  If you have a genuine interest in promoting opportunities for children and young people and can spare around two hours a month to really make a difference to the lives of children, young people and their families, this could be you.

If you would like to discuss this role or come along to meet our trustee board, please contact Louise on 01568 614908, email manager@marchesfamilynetwork.org.uk 

Visit our website at www.marchesfamilynetwork.co.uk to find out more about what we do

 

Job Title - Communication Officer

  • Date Advertised - 20/11/2019 00:00:00

Do you want to make a positive difference to health and social care in Herefordshire?

Communications Officer for Healthwatch Herefordshire

22.5 hours per week

Salary £11,124 per annum (£18,540 annual full-time salary)

Based in Hereford

We are looking for an organised and creative person to manage communications for Healthwatch. This involves producing newsletters and e-bulletins, social media, updating the website, managing the feedback centre, coordinating articles and interviews for the media, and increasing publicity and marketing reach for Healthwatch Herefordshire to the residents of Herefordshire.

This is great opportunity for the right person to further develop skills in communications and marketing. You will join our small team and champion people’s views and experiences of health and social care in Herefordshire to improve services for local people.

You will need to be an effective communicator at all levels as you will be working with; the public, volunteers, service users, commissioners, service providers and the media to promote the work of Healthwatch , its values and impacts, and improve health and social care services for people in Herefordshire.

Closing date for applications 4pm Monday 16th December 2019

Interviews to be held on Thursday 19th December 2019 at Elgar House, Holmer Road, Hereford HR4 9SF.

Digital application form replies to Healthwatch only.

For online application pack email: info@healthwatchherefordshire.co.uk

For more information about Healthwatch Herefordshire visit our website www.healthwatchherefordshire.co.uk

To discuss the vacancy email Christine Price christine@healthwatchherefordshire.co.uk

Job Title - Herefordshire Mind: Safe Haven Cafe Coordinator

  • Date Advertised - 20/11/2019 00:00:00

Mindlogo Herefordshire

Safe Haven Café Coordinator

£22,000 per annum

37 hours per week, including 3 evenings (days and times to be decided), plus office hours to be worked flexibly

Job description and person specification

Terms of employment

The Safe Haven Café is a brand new service offering a safe and friendly place that people experiencing a mental health crisis can come and access mental health support and advice outside of normal service hours. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in developing and shaping a service that can make a huge difference to people living with mental health problems in Herefordshire. This project will run in partnership with Vennture and is funded by Herefordshire CCG.

We’re looking for a Coordinator to manage the Safe Haven Café and ensure it delivers a safe, supportive and therapeutic service. You’ll be responsible for leading and supporting practice development within the team and developing processes for the management of data and risk. As well as working with the rest of the Safe Haven Café team and other Herefordshire Mind staff, you’ll also develop working relationships with other out-of-hours services, like the Police and Crisis Teams.

Interested? This is what you’ll need to succeed:

  • Knowledge and experience of supporting vulnerable adults 
  • Experience of supporting and supervising staff and volunteers
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly with a wide range of people
  • Understanding and empathy for people with mental health problems 
  • Ability to deal effectively and calmly with challenging situations
  • Discretion and judgment when dealing with sensitive and/or confidential information
  • Knowledge of mental health legislation

This post will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Closing date: Monday 2nd December

Interviews: to be held Thursday 12th and Friday 13th December

Apply online

Job Title - Herefordshire Mind - Safe Haven Cafe Support Worker

  • Date Advertised - 20/11/2019 00:00:00

Mind

Safe Haven Café Support Worker

£8.25 per hour, rising to £8.40 after 1 years’ service

16 hours per week, worked across 3 evenings (days and times to be decided)

Job description and person specification

Terms of employment

The Safe Haven Café is a brand new service offering a safe and friendly place that people experiencing a mental health crisis can come and access mental health support and advice outside of normal service hours. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in developing and shaping a service that can make a huge difference to people living with mental health problems in Herefordshire. This project will run in partnership with Vennture and is funded by Herefordshire CCG.

We’re looking for a Support Worker to be part of the Safe Haven Café team. You’ll be supporting people to create flexible and realistic crisis safety plans, offering guidance, reassurance and signposting people to further services if they need them. As well as working with the rest of the Safe Haven Café team and other Herefordshire Mind staff, you’ll also develop working relationships with other out-of-hours services, like the Police and Crisis Teams.

Want to join us? This is what we’re looking for:

  • Previous experience of working in a mental health service
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly with a wide range of people
  • Understanding and empathy for people with mental health problems 
  • Ability to deal effectively and calmly with challenging situations
  • Discretion and judgment when dealing with sensitive and/or confidential information

This post will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Closing date: Monday 2nd December

Interviews: to be held Thursday 12th and Friday 13th December

Apply online