Project Development Worker – Delivery and Emotional Support

Location
Bootle, Merseyside
Salary
£22,958
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
14 Jun 2019
Ref
225748619-02
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

DAVID Project Development Worker – Delivery and Emotional Support (FT)

Ref – 2DE.

People First Merseyside is a user led self-advocacy organisation for adults with a learning disability.  Our mission is to ensure that the voices of people with a learning disability are heard, respected and valued and that as a result people are able to live happier and healthier lives. 

We are looking to recruit 2 people to develop and support the DAVID Project (Dignity And Voices In Dying) funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.  This is a unique 5-year project that will support people with learning disabilities to know about death and dying, enable them to plan for their future making death a less frightening subject.

The post holder will have counselling experience and will be responsible for supporting people with learning disabilities to develop the project whilst ensuring their emotional needs are met. They will also be responsible for day to day project delivery.

35 hours per week, Salary - £22,958 (per annum)

Interview date – Tuesday 2nd July 2019

All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Please click on apply and send a copy of your CV.  

The closing date for ALL applications is 12 noon on Friday 14th June 2019.

People First Merseyside is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from people regardless of religion, sex, ethnic group, disability or age

People First Merseyside Charity No - 1124792