The Big Life group – latest updates
The Big Life group of social businesses and charities work together to provide people with opportunities to change their lives.
The group is made up of 7 businesses and 3 charities which deliver a range of support and services across the North of England including services for children and families, health and social care services, mental health and wellbeing; alongside housing support, education, and employment services.
Find out more about us here.
- Being Well Salford – Being Well Coach: 13/7/2016 @ 1:00pm June 29, 2016
Salary: £18,580 rising to £22,708 after successful completion of 12 month training period
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Contract: Fixed-term to 31st March 2017
Based at: Unlimited Potential / Big Life group
Closing date: 13th July 2016 @ 1:00pm
Download the Application Form
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN HELPING PEOPLE MAKE CHANGES TO IMPROVE THEIR HEALTH AND WELLBEING?
Being Well Salford is a Level 2 Health and Wellbeing Service that works with people in Salford who have multiple lifestyle issues that they wish to change. A team of coaches work on a one-to-one basis or in a group setting to help facilitate these changes.
We are currently recruiting a Wellbeing Coach.
You see the best in others, are inspirational and a good listener. You understand what it takes to make lasting changes in your life. You are numerate, literate, prepared to learn and can use a computer. You have a strong connection with Salford and can be flexible in your working hours.
If you are interested in applying for this position, for more information and details of how to apply, please see attached how to apply sheet or contact Francesca or Nicola on 0161 743 3575. Completed application forms to be sent to: Francesca Archer-Todde.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will be subject to enhanced DBS checks.
The Big Life Group positively promotes diversity in the workforce.
- Self Help – Support Worker, The Sanctuary: 12/7/2016 June 28, 2016
Please note, we are recruiting for both full-time and bank staff positions.
Location: based across Manchester, Wigan and/or Bolton
Hours: 35 hours per week average
Salary: £17,161 per annum or £9 per hour for bank staff
Length of contract:12 months fixed term, continued subject to funding
Self Help is commissioned by Manchester, Wigan & Bolton CCG’s to deliver The Sanctuary, an overnight mental health crisis service and a daytime crisis line. The Sanctuary supports people who are living with issues such as anxiety, low mood and depression – including those with suicidal thoughts and/or in extreme panic state.
The Sanctuary will ‘help people get through the night’ by providing 1-to-1 support, a safe and secure venue, and access to a calm room from which to weather the crisis and plan further support. The service is operational 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year.
We are looking for motivated and experienced individualsto support clients of The Sanctuary across Manchester, Wigan and Bolton. The role will involve providing a welcoming, comfortable and safe experience for clients, delivering telephone and 1-1 support sessions, including relaxation and planning sessions, and working with peer volunteers to support and promote clients’ wellbeing.
To find out more visit the Self Help website.