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Support Worker

Wigan & Leigh
£10.63
Adactus
Job Ref: AHA-382
Closing Date: 19th August 2019

Hours: Fixed rota working an average of 35 hours per week between 8.00am & 10.00pm over 7 days.

Jigsaw Homes Group is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

The people we support are a diverse group of individuals with a variety of support needs and a broad range of interests. Our Jigsaw Support Team are passionate about improving the quality of lives of our residents by providing an excellent standard of accommodation and support packages to help them move on to independent living.  We want people who care as much as we do about delivering an excellent service to our customers; in return you will be joining an innovative forward thinking team that encourages and supports success.

We are looking for a Female Only Support Worker for our Mother and Baby Unit at Bamber Court, Hindley. Bamber Court is a supported project consisting of 9 x 1 bedroom flats and 1 x 2 bedroom flat with communal facilities, staffed 24 hours for young mothers aged 16-25 years old. This is an interesting and varied role which involves key working with residents to create a programme of support to enable them to develop independent living skills and achieve their goals. If you would like to feel a real sense of job satisfaction and be part of a dedicated staff team, we would love to hear from you.

Please note that The Female Sex Exemption claimed under Section 7 (2) (e) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, applies to the above post.


In return Jigsaw offer 5.6 weeks holiday per annum (rising with extended service), enhanced maternity and paternity pay, training opportunities and access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme. 

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us by email to recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/vacancies Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.