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AMPARO TEAM LEADER

We are looking to recruit a Team Leader for our established suicide postvention service, AMPARO, which delivers immediate support to people bereaved or affected by suicide. Home-based, you will carry out support to individuals, families and the wider communities across Cheshire and Merseyside.

Job title: AMPARO Team Leader

Salary: NJC SO1 SCP 29- 31. (£25,694 - £27,394)

Hours of work: 35 hours pw with some weekend and out of office hours

Working Days: Flexible, as agreed

Employer: Listening Ear (Merseyside)

Contract: Permanent (3 months’ probation period) 

Base: Home based working across Cheshire, Halton, Knowsley, St Helens and Wirral.  

Accountable to: CEO, Listening Ear

As part of the recruitment process, shortlisting will be based on applicants providing concrete evidence for essential and if possible desirable criteria that are presented in the correct order. Candidates who fail to do this may not be shortlisted.  Please complete the applications forms at the foot of this page.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a focused and entrepreneurial organisation with ambitious plans for service expansion.

CLOSING DATE: 5pm on Monday, 5th November 2018

Shortlisting completed by:  9th November 2018

Short listed candidates will be invited to interview, which will be a structured question and answer session, and a 10 minute presentation on ‘Postvention’. 

Interview  date: w/c 12th November 2018

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BANK SUICIDE LIAISON WORKERS

We are currently looking to recruit a number of (bank) Suicide Liaison Workers for our established suicide postvention service, AMPARO, which delivers immediate support to people bereaved or affected by suicide. Home-based, you will carry out support to individuals, families and the wider communities across Suffolk, including Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich, Lowestoft & Newmarket. Support continues up to inquest.

Job title: Bank Sessional Suicide Liaison Worker

Salary: £12.75 per hour equivalent (NJC scale 6 SCP 26 – 28)

Hours of work: Flexible with some weekend and out of office hours

Working Days: Flexible

Employer: Listening Ear (Merseyside)

Contract: As and when required (3 months’ probation period)

Base: Home based working across Suffolk; Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich, Lowestoft & Newmarket.

Accountable to: Suicide Liaison Team Leader

As part of the recruitment process, shortlisting will be based on applicants providing concrete evidence for essential and if possible desirable criteria that are presented in the correct order. Candidates who fail to do this may not be shortlisted.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a focused and entrepreneurial organisation with ambitious plans for service expansion.

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