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Team Coaches

We have an exciting opportunity for two enthusiastic Team Coaches to join our individual inspired and family-led service Spire (Preston) Ltd.

You will have the ability to over-see the self-directed running of a Supported Living service, and appropriately matched Homecare services coaching staff in the attainment of organisational and individual aims and objectives. You will have experience of delivering services to a high standard; understanding that a person-centred and flexible approach is vital to the provision of individualised services. You will have knowledge and experience o undertaking quality monitoring practices. Your will spend your working hours partly completing administrative duties in our office in central Preston, and working directly on shift at your allocated Supported Living and Homecare services in the Preston/South Ribble areas.

You will have knowledge and experience of the Care Quality Commission, Social Care Sector, and Learning Disability Services. You will have worked previously as a Coach/Manager, or in a similar role. You will need to hold a current driving license, have access to a car during your working hours, and be willing to take out business insurance, using your car for work purposes. As a small charity we need applicants that are seeking a diverse and challenging role, that adopt a solution focussed approach, are creative, and can communicate effectively. In return we can offer 28days annual leave per holiday year, professional mentorship, learning and development opportunities, and a workplace pension scheme. Your may also be required to support individuals with their personal care.

What We Offer

Salary: £11.08 per hour for contracted hours. Overtime paid at national living wage currently £8.91per hour. Sleepovers paid at standard organisational rate. Additional payments received for providing on call cover.

Length of Post: Permanent following a 12month probationary period.

Workplace: You will be based within the local community at identified supported living and/or home care services surrounding our office (Spire (Preston) Ltd, Derby House, West Wing, Ground Floor, Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 8JE).

Hours of Work: As identified in specific advertised posts. Hours of work will include a combination of days, evenings, sleepover shifts and weekends.

Responsible to: The Operations and Quality Manager.

Responsible for: All support staff, within your allocated area/s.

Benefits: 28days annual leave entitlement per holiday year. Training and development opportunities. Workplace pension scheme.

Closing date for applications is Friday the 19th of December 2021.


Casual Support Worker Vacancies

We currently have vacancies for casual support workers.

Need a job that works around your other commitments? Looking for evening and weekend work? Do you need work that fits around your lifestyle? If yes, it sounds like being a casual support worker is the job for you!

As a casual support worker, you have control around your personal life and work. Every four weeks you will submit your availability. You will be allocated shifts subject to compatibility and what we have available.

We find that this role works really well for certain people. Typically students, people with other jobs, and people who need that flexibility. We also find that people who maybe aren’t sure if support work is for them, start as a casual to try it. They love it and don’t look back!

So what are you waiting for? Fill in our application form below and we will contact you for an interview if successful. Don’t forget to attach your CV! You’ll need to attach this as a PDF, but we can accept it by post if you would prefer.

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Posts available:

Casual Support Worker

Hourly Rate: £8.91 per hour

Sleepover Rate: £45.00 per sleep

Holiday pay and mileage expenses available.


The job I want isn’t available?

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