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Friday’s Featured Vacancy – 09/01/2015


Halliwell Homes is currently seeking Trainee Therapeutic Parents to join us in Greater Manchester, Cheshire & Lancashire.

We are a social enterprise that offers a clinically informed practice encompassing educational, fostering and residential care services. Our objective is to enhance the psychological wellbeing of young people within the care system through our restorative parenting recovery programme. We are the UK’s leading practitioner of the Pillars of Parenting: Authentic Warmth model of professional childcare.

To further expand and develop our psychological model of care, Halliwell are looking to recruit Trainee Therapeutic Parents to join our practice team working in our residential homes.

We are looking for graduate candidates with a relevant degree such as psychology and preferably with childcare experience who are prepared to study towards a post-graduate qualification through the Halliwell training and development programme.

As our Trainee Therapeutic Parents you need to be passionate about delivering real psychological recovery for children within the looked after system.

For more information and to apply, email graduates@halliwellhomes.co.uk or visit http://www.halliwellhomes.co.uk/jobs.php

Friday’s Featured Vacancy – 28/11/2014




Brilliant careers at Alertacall, Windermere

Alertacall prides itself on finding brilliant people who care deeply about what they do. The company is growing so often has vacancies for Software Developers, Customer Services Superstars and Client Relationship Managers. All team members benefit from leadership training, adventure days and other fun opportunities as well as great pay.

Part-Time Customer Services

Your chance to work for a growing company in Windermere called Alertacall that telephones older people each day to check they are okay with its nationwide “OkEachDay” service.

Earn £8.06 per hour talking to people

Full training given, with several optional in-house courses to choose from if you wanted to develop your skills and career. FREE optional activity and adventure days.


Choose “start of week” or “end of week”

Choose Mon and Tue or Thu and Fri every week (9am to 1.30pm). On alternate weeks you will also work Wed (9am to 1.30pm) and Sat and Sun (8am to 12.30pm). Average 15 hours 45 mins per week.


You’ll need the following skills…

You will need to be friendly, super-reliable, talkative, able to speak and write excellent English and able to accurately type up notes from calls. Confidence using a computer, keyboard and mouse is essential.

To apply send an email through to jobs@alertacall.com. Tell us about yourself, why you want the job, why you will be great at it and if you have a CV send that too.

More information is available at: http://alertacall.com/careers/

Friday’s Featured Vacancy – 24/10/2014


If you are considering a career in care work, this week’s vacancies are for you! The Oaklea Trust is currently advertising three vacancies on the UoC JobShop:

Community Home Carer

Team Supervisor

Team Coordinator

All of these positions and more can be found on the jobs page here: http://www.oakleatrust.co.uk/jobs/vacancies.php or simply search for ‘The Oaklea Trust’ on the UoC JobShop.