Training to help you get back into work – Courses at Recovery College

Calderdale Recovery College have free courses and places available. Below is what’s coming up over the next month.

Do you know someone who is thinking about going back to work? Then this series of courses may just help:

Employment Tool Kit:

  • CV Writing – Friday 20th October 10.30-12
  • Your Rights at Work – Monday 30th October 10.30-12

Back by popular demand:

  • Mindfulness x 8 session – Wednesday 1st November 11-12.30
  • Achieving a state of peace x 1 session – Monday 30th November 10-3

All the above courses are taking place at Hope Street Resource Centre, Hope Street, Halifax, HX1 5DX.

Many of the courses may be able to support professional development and training needs.

More information: www.southwestyorkshire.nhs.uk/about-us/recovery/calderdale/

Please get in touch:

Caldeldale Recovery College
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Email: calderdale.recoverycollege@swyt.nhs.uk

Job Vacancy:

Employment Services – Building Better Opportunities

Looking for the chance to positively improve the lives of families in Calderdale?

Then this is how you could do it . . .

 Trainee Family Mentor: 37 hours per week | Calderdale

£16,301.57 per annum, 1 year fixed term contract

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Trainee Family Mentor committed to working with people from a wide range of backgrounds, improving their opportunities and increasing aspiration within areas of deprivation across Calderdale.

Working with the entire family unit, the ideal person must possess excellent people skills. To be suitable for this role you must be able to communicate with a diverse range of communities and individuals from across the Calderdale borough.

No experience is necessary; however, experience of working within a community setting and with people from disadvantaged groups would be an advantage.

Halifax Opportunities Trust is committed to safer recruitment policies and practices. This includes appropriate DBS (disclosure & barring) checks for all, ensuring references are taken up and adequate training on safeguarding adults.

Closing date for applications is Friday 27th October @ 5:00pm

Interviews will be held w/c: 30th October 2017

For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact

Lisa Connelly lisa.connelly@regen.org.uk or call 01422 347392.

For an application form, please contact Bridget Blayney-Simpson on 01422 399504 or recruitment@regen.org.uk

Job vacancy: Senior housing & support officer with Happydays UK.

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ARE LOOKING FOR AN EXPERIENCED

Senior Housing & Support Officer

Happydays UK are looking for a highly organised, compassionate and driven Senior Housing & Support Officer, with experience and knowledge, to deliver high quality person centred services to residents of our group homes in Calderdale and surrounding districts.

Hours:  30 hours per week (to start), includes some weekend and evenings

Salary:  £12.75 per hour, plus agreed expenses

Deadline for application Submissions: 27th October 2017, 5pm

Interviews will be held: 2nd November,  1 – 6pm

 How to apply?

Please email Elaine@happydaysuk.org and request a job pack. This will include an application form to be completed with two personal referees. CV’s are not required.

 

It’s not too late to enrol at Calderdale College to start studying this year

Calderdale College Late Enrolment

It’s not too late to enrol at Calderdale College for the 2017/18 school year.

Enrol until 27th October:

  • Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9am-4:30pm
  • Thursdays 9am-7pm
  • Fridays 9am-3:30pm

For more information, call 01422 357357 or go to http://www.calderdale.ac.uk