The Saltbox Application form must be completed to apply for this position (see below).

In Restart, you will work as part of a team to successfully resettle ex-offenders and or the homeless into the community and provide ongoing support to achieve and maintain independent living. The role is a Fixed Term contract for 12 months, full-time 35 hours (some flexible working may be required), and is subject to 6-month probationary review.

Salary – £17,500 – £19,500
Hours – Full time – 35 hours – Monday to Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm (some flexible work may be required)
Responsible to: Senior Support Worker

Summary of duties

  • Prior to release and in consultation with the Prison and Probation services to undertake an induction programme
  • Undertake risk assessments for each client and recognise the changes in risk level, taking appropriate action
  • Assessing the practical and emotional needs of a client and drawing up a Client Pathway plan, working with clients to identify their needs and risks and their short and long-term goals.
  • Full job specification available here

The Application form for this position (download here) must be completed and returned to or posted to Helen Platt, Bemersley House, Gitana Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 1DY

Priority interviews will be allocated to candidates who best suit the criteria for the role.



Do you have experience of working in a care environment, and a social care qualification such as a Level 2, Diploma in Health and Social Care, or similar/equivalent? Do you have a passion for a role where your work will have real worth and impact? Would you like to have a job where you help people age 65+ regain independence after a hospital stay? Are you able to conduct assessments and create care plans? Do you have a full driving licence, and access to a car?

Salary – £21,000
Hours – Full time – 35 hours per week (Job share may be considered where two suitable applicants apply)
Responsible to: Director of Services

Summary of duties

  • Coordinating a personalised programme of support on/prior to discharge from hospital, which promotes independence
  • Encouraging and supporting Clients to access community facilities, and attend important appointments.
  • Enabling activities such as shopping, exercise, and social interaction.
  • Working with multi-disciplinary teams and colleagues around the Client’s holistic needs.
  • Accurately recording information to monitor, report on, and evaluate the service/care provided.
  • Meeting Clients in their own homes and in hospital.
  • Full job specification available here
  • To apply for this vacancy you must have a full driving licence and access to a car

Closing date: 12:00pm Friday 30 April 2021. The Application form for this position (download here) must be completed and returned to or posted to Helen Platt, Bemersley House, Gitana Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 1DY




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