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Big Give Challenge 2018

Big Give Challenge 2018

BIG GIVE CHALLEGE IS NOW LIVE


One Donation … Twice the Impact

Please support our Big Give Challenge

All donations made to Headway Shropshire through the Big Give website between midday on Tuesday 27th November and midday on Tuesday 4th December will be doubled

Please click on Link Below

https://secure.thebiggive.org.uk/project/30376

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Summer Newsletter 2019

Summer Newsletter 2019

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SPRING NEWSLETTER 2019

SPRING NEWSLETTER 2019

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Trustees Required

Trustees Required

We require new Trustees for our Board to enable us to continue our vital work, supporting survivors of brain injury and their families and carers. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed people with a positive attitude this exceptional and valued unpaid role.

We are particularly looking for people with skills and expertise in Marketing, HR, Health or Social Care. However, we would love to hear from anyone who feels that they could contribute towards maintaining and developing the values, vision and aims of Headway South Staffordshire.

If you possess these qualities and can commit between 2 and 6 hours each month this could provide a unique opportunity and a rewarding experience.

Travel expenses are paid.

To find out more please contact Naomi Harrington, Network Support Coordinator on 07766 504624 or naomi.harrington@headway.org.uk

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Autumn Newsletter

Autumn Newsletter

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Community Support Worker Vacancies

Community Support Worker Vacancies

About Us: Headway Shropshire is a Registered Charity providing care, support and rehabilitation to people with acquired brain injuries within Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and the surrounding areas.

Job Summary: To provide personal care and rehab support to people with an Acquired Brain Injury; to enable them to live within their own communities and to empower them to live as independently as possible. You will become part of the highly regarded ABICS (Acquired Brain Injury Care and Support) Team, which prides itself in providing a first class, personalised service for our clients.

Pay Scale: Day £8.40-£8.69 Depending on Experience (NVQ/QCF) Higher rates available with specific service users.

Sleep Nights  £8.21ph

Wake Nights  £9.69ph – £10.20ph depending on experience.

Hours: Monthly Contractual Hours (16-37 hour contracts per week)

Working Patterns: 5 days over 7 with every other weekend off

  • Bonuses
    Mileage paid at £0.30p per mile

Travel time paid at £8.40-8.69ph.

  • Mobile phone allowance provided (£10 per month)
  • 28 days holiday pro rata
  • Free DBS checks
  • 4 weeks paid induction program
  • Paid Training
  • QCF training program available
  • Care certificate program
  • In House training provided
  • A friendly and supportive working environment

Essential

  • Vehicle and full driving licence.
  • Smart Phone.

To apply for the position of Community Support Worker, please complete the application form on the link below

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdcft6qQJ7-wZBcmnWofNxgdgIcQ7oPEquPx0ErzDwcXW0N0A/viewform?usp=pp_url


Alternatively you can send an updated CV with full employment history via email to

jobs@headwayshropshire.org.uk

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Summer Festival 2019

Summer Festival 2019

The support staff at Headway Shropshire organised another amazing Summer Festival for everyone who attends our Rehabilitation Centre

It was great to see so many people get involved, everyone had a lot of fun with the photo booth props and there are lots more photos up in the rehabilitation centre if you are visiting.

There was a Daily Raffle, Guess the Name of the Orangutan? and How Many Sweets in the Jar?

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Building Better Opportunities Project

Building Better Opportunities Project

On Friday 28th June 2019 we saw the end of the 12 week BBO Project, we said goodbye to our last two participants at Headway Shropshire and our time with the Landau Project.

Headway Shropshire have been really pleased to be part of this project, especially as we can see the positive effect it has on those individuals taking part and the opportunities it is giving them to move forward in their lives. 

We wish to thank all those who took part in the project including participants, clients, staff and Landau.

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Mince Pie Mornings

Mince Pie Mornings

Please show your Support for

HEADWAY SHROPSHIRE
and organise a

MINCE PIE MORNING

in December

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Winter Fair 2018

Winter Fair 2018

Lovely to see all the clients, staff and members with their families at our Winter Fair

We Raised £805.35 after expenses

Thank you to all the staff, volunteers and supporters that helped make the day possible.