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.
- Longsight Community Primary School – Early Years Higher Level Teaching Assistant: 04/12/2017: 4:00pm November 16, 2017
Salary: £20,661 pro rata to 40 weeks (Equivalent to fixed point 22 on the NJC scale)
Working hours: 35 per week term-time only + 5 inset days + 1 week summer school
Based at: Longsight Community Primary School
Closing date: 4th December 2017 @ 4:00pm
Download the Application Form
Longsight Community Primary is a new school which opened in September 2013. Our vision is ‘Together we can achieve’. Parents and the children of the local community have been instrumental in supporting the vision for the new school. At Longsight Community Primary we aim for every child to have the chance to learn in a way that is suited to their abilities. We will also create a happy and secure environment, based upon a strong home/school partnership, where everyone values themselves and feels valued.
We are looking for experienced, creative, dedicated and passionate individuals who are committed to supporting our children in making outstanding progress in a caring and nurturing environment. Experience of working in Early Years is expected.
In addition to pupil support in the Early Years Foundation stage and PPA cover, the successful candidate will be delivering small group reading, writing and maths programmes and assessing, recording and reporting skills development in all children in Early Years.
Completed application forms should be emailed to Joanne Goodwin
Applications received after the closing date will not be considered and CVs will not be accepted.
Interviews will take place on the 20th October 2017
Your health and happiness is important to us, so we offer a comprehensive staff wellbeing package
The Big Life group positively promotes diversity in the workforce
The Big Life group is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
This post requires an enhanced level DBS check
- Qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner: 27/11/17 November 1, 2017
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £24,547 per annum
Length of contract: Permanent
We are looking for motivated and qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWP) to join our expanding Psychological Wellbeing service in Manchester. The post holders will work alongside other PWPs within a stepped care model to provide a range of NICE approved low intensity interventions for depression and anxiety disorders.
Treatment will be delivered through a range of modalities including face-to-face work, telephone therapy and facilitating structured groups such as anger and irritability, self esteem and assertiveness, worry and bereavement and loss.
The successful candidates will be skilled in delivering low intensity therapy and highly motivated, with the ability to organise and prioritise their own workload. You will have successfully completed an approved IAPT PWP Post Graduate Certificate.
We can provide excellent opportunities for ongoing personal and professional development through regular supervision and training opportunities.
We welcome applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.
To apply, visit the Self Help website.