The Dove Service offers counselling and support to all those affected by bereavement, life-changing illness and significant loss. We also provide training and workshops throughout the Midlands and North West.
Up & Coming Events
LATEST VACANCIES FOR THE DOVE SERVICE
We now have vacancies for 8 Carer Support Workers (Part time) 15-30 hours per week.
Flexible hours (may inculde evening or weekends). 11 months fixed term contract 28/2/2015.
Start date 1st April 2014. Salary £19,500 - £23,462 p.a. pro rata (subject to experience & qualifications).
The Dove Service is seeking to develop a committed and enthusiastic Carer Support Team working within the community and delivering services across the 8 districts of Staffordshire County. We are looking for people who are confident, adaptable and sensitive to the needs of Carers, with excellent communication skills. Previous experience of working with and supporting clients to achieve outcomes through individual support plans is highly desirable. A full driving licence and your own transport is essential.The project will provide support in the local community to the following beneficiaries;
Older carers (aged 50 or over) who are caring for someone with a learning disability or
- Carers in employment who are also undertaking a care role at home (or wishing to re-engage in emplyoment opportunities).
The Carer Support Workers will develop and deliver a diverse range of community services to support carers including information, guidance and signposting, undertaking needs assessments, development & implementation of care plans, training workshops and carer's advisory group and counselling in community locations or private homes.
These posts are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) clearance.
Closing date for applications - 5pm Wednesday 12th March 2014.
Interviews - Wednesday 19th & Thursday 20th March 2014.
For an application pack please quote 'Carer Support Worker - Part Time' and email
firstname.lastname@example.org , ring 01782 683 155 or write to The Dove Service, The Dudson Centre, Hope Street Hanley ST1 5DD.
For further information about the posts please contact email@example.com
RUN TO HELP US TAKE FLIGHT!
THE DOVE SERVICE HAS 6 PLACES AVAILABLE FOR THE LONDON 10K RUN ON SUNDAY MAY 25TH 2014.
THE BUPA LONDON 10,000 starts and finishes in St. James' Park and runners pass many of London's
famous sights including Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, the London Eye,
Cleopatra's Needle, Tate Gallery, Millenium Bridge, The Monument, the Bank of England, Mansion House,
St. Paul's Catherdral, Nelson's Column, Admiralty Arch and Buckingham Palace.
Anyone interested in running the course and raising money for the Dove Service please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org