Vacancy: Community Rehabilitation Workers

Headway Cambridgeshire is looking to recruit Community Rehabilitation Workers to join our team. We have positions in both Peterborough and Cambridge. 

Community Rehabilitation Workers

Salary – £17,000 pro rata

Headway Cambridgeshire is a well-established local charity providing holistic, person centred support and services to people with a brain injury.

We are looking to recruit highly motivated male and female Community Rehabilitation Workers to work within our dynamic at Headway Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

Community Rehabilitation Support Workers provide support to clients to enable them to achieve their goals in the community.

These could include:

* Re-learning how to use public transport

* Learning how to use the local library

* Meal planning and shopping

* Budgeting

* Managing cognitive challenges

* Researching and identifying appropriate community facilities

* Support into volunteering

Successful candidates should ideally have relevant experience of working in a support role or relevant community work, flexible communication skills and a good level of written English. An ability to show an understanding through experience of the client group would be an advantage. Other relevant experience will be considered as Brain Injury Training will form part of the induction process.

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

NB At present there is no fixed closing date for these vacancies; please submit your application as soon as possible and we will then contact you to arrange an interview date if shortlisted.

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Post completed Application Form to:

HR, Headway Cambridgeshire, Manor Farm, Royston Road, Harston, CB22 7NJ

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For more information about this post contact us on 01223 576550.

Applications by our form only, CVs will not be considered.

As a brain injured person it can sometimes be hard to feel positive about your progress but the gym instructor at Headway Cambridgeshire pushes me in the right direction and helps me to feel more enthusiastic about what I am able to achieve and what I might achieve in the future.