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Lead Support Worker

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Eden Carers deliver the CCC All Age Carers Contract in Eden, undertaking unpaid Carers Assessments. We also, through our own fundraising activities deliver activities, trips and other support for Young, Adult and Parent Carers. A Carers Assessment provides Carers with an opportunity to identify what could help them with their caring role. All Carers; Young and Adult, in the UK have a legal right to a Carers Assessment. We provide information and advice to Carers and have a volunteer programme through which we can provide IT support, Sitting Service, Craft groups, lunch and coffee hubs; at which Carers meet regularly for mutual support. Young Carers can participate in Clubs, school holiday trips and activities as well as receiving 1:1 support. We are now recruiting a Lead Support Worker, 37 hrs / week.

Project Support Officer

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We’re looking for an experienced and dynamic coordinator to lead a range of hugely exciting opportunities for young people in Cumbria to get involved in tackling climate change.

One aspect of this new role at CAfS is to coordinate our Greener Schools project. We’ll support students to review their school’s environmental footprint, report their results, help decide on actions and take part in delivering those actions.

Schools Healthy Lifestyles Advisor

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Do you want to work around school hours? Are you interested in helping children lead healthier lifestyles? Then our company could be the place for you! We are looking for a motivated team member who would work with primary schools in and around the Carlisle. Supported by the head office team, the role will be home based with travel into schools in the locality. Your role will be to support local primary schools in the PhunkyFoods programme (www.phunkyfoods.com). Full training will be given, but knowledge of working with schools or in health improvement is beneficial.

Autism Practitioner / Youth Worker

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Autus Cumbria is seeking a talented new Autism Practitioner / Youth Worker to join our small but highly motivated team based in Barrow, Cumbria. The role will involve one-to-one work with autistic young people aged 10 – 19 years as part of a Targeted Youth Outreach Programme for young people who have increased vulnerability to poor mental wellbeing due to the COVID pandemic. You will also be responsible for co-ordinating our youth groups, and play a role in work on development of services involving preparing funding applications, managing projects and expanding our training offer.

Center Manager (Job Share) 21.5 hours per week

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Stricklandgate House Trust, Kendal Center Manager (Job Share) 21.5 hours per week .

Wednesday afternoon, all day Thursday and Friday.

Stricklandgate House Trust wishes to appoint a Job Share Center Manager to share the responsibility for the smooth running of the building, its technology systems and utilities, day-to-day administration and liaison with tenant charities and to manage a small team of staff and volunteers. The Trust provides accommodation, services and facilities for voluntary organisations in South Lakeland and has conference and meeting room facilities available for hire. The Grade II listed building also houses some of Kendal Civic Societys archive. Stricklandgate House Trust Limited was set up in 1993: lettings are priced to cover costs without profit.

Head Of Clinical Practice (part time 0.6 FTE)

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This is a new post, formed at an exciting time of targeted growth, to enable the organisation to meet an increased demand for services. The successful applicant will lead on clinical practice across our therapy, counselling, and support services. We are looking for an experienced professional with leadership and management skills, preferably a clinician educated to degree standard or having equivalent experience in a relevant discipline e.g., health, education, social care, psychology. The ideal applicant will have sound experience of therapeutic and trauma informed practice. The Head of Clinical Practice is one of three senior roles in Safety Net which oversee all operations and business activities. The aim is to ensure the organisation produces the desired results in terms of its agreed vision, values, aims and objectives, and that its also fulfilling agreed contracts and funding requirements. The role is hybrid working which means the successful candidate will need to be able to travel across Cumbria and work remotely from home.

1 x Adult Therapist / Counsellor (up to full time)

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Due to increased demand, we are looking for enthusiastic adult and children and young peoples therapists or counsellors with a recognised qualification to at least the equivalent of a postgraduate diploma. Who has or is willing to undertake training on trauma informed practise and understanding the impact of sexual and domestic abuse upon survivors, (12 months post qualification experience is desirable) to join our therapeutic team. You will provide specialist support, counselling and trauma-focused therapy to adults, children and young people. The successful applicant will be responsible for their own case load, work autonomously and pro-actively with clients as well as in an inter-agency context. This is a hybrid role which means the successful candidate will need to be able to travel across Cumbria and work remotely from home. Therapists and counsellors are working remotely at present with sessions being delivered via telephone or video link. We provide the following staff wellbeing support, clinical supervision, case management and peer support meetings, all taking place through Microsoft Teams at present. Reporting to: Head of Operations and Head of Clinical Practice.

1 x Children and Young Peoples Therapist / Counsellor (up to full time)

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Due to increased demand, we are looking for enthusiastic adult and children and young peoples therapists or counsellors with a recognised qualification to at least the equivalent of a postgraduate diploma. Who has or is willing to undertake training on trauma informed practise and understanding the impact of sexual and domestic abuse upon survivors, (12 months post qualification experience is desirable) to join our therapeutic team. You will provide specialist support, counselling and trauma-focused therapy to adults, children and young people. The successful applicant will be responsible for their own case load, work autonomously and pro-actively with clients as well as in an inter-agency context. This is a hybrid role which means the successful candidate will need to be able to travel across Cumbria and work remotely from home. Therapists and counsellors are working remotely at present with sessions being delivered via telephone or video link. We provide the following staff wellbeing support, clinical supervision, case management and peer support meetings, all taking place through Microsoft Teams at present. Reporting to: Head of Operations and Head of Clinical Practice.

Trauma Informed Practitioner (full time)

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This is an excellent opportunity for newly qualified social workers, health care professionals or qualified therapists interested in working in this arena and developing their trauma informed practice. Trauma Informed Practitioners work with adults, children and young people providing specialist support, performing duty referral triage and assessment provision, working 1:1 with clients offering safety and stabilisation techniques as well as supporting any practical needs. Trauma Informed Practitioners also support our Tier 4 services of volunteers, groups, awareness raising and training, supporting their reintegration back into communities and expanding the scope of services that Safety Net offers. The successful applicant will be responsible for their own case load, work autonomously and pro-actively with clients as well as in an inter-agency context. The role is hybrid working which means the successful candidate will need to be able to travel across Cumbria and work remotely from home. All Trauma Informed Practitioners are working remotely at present, with sessions being delivered via telephone or video link. We provide the following staff wellbeing support, clinical supervision, case management and peer support meetings, all taking place through Microsoft Teams at present. Reporting to: Head of Operations and Head of Clinical Practice.