Pastoral Support Worker

Pastoral Support Workers are empowered to bring support and encouragement to the vulnerable women in the Mercy UK Christian residential support programme during nights and weekends. The teamwork on a rota-basis and are responsible for engaging and supporting the residents in the process of improving their well-being and sense of self-esteem by cultivating a fun and secure home environment.

Hours: 17 hours per week minimum. Hours will be worked following a rota which is sent out monthly in advance
Salary: £17,160 per annum (based on FTE 40 hours) £8.25 per hour during waking hours plus £20 on call sleepover rate per shift worked (from 1st January 2018 £8.45 per hour)
Start date: TBC
Application deadline: There is no closing date for applications to this role, recruitment is ongoing, but we aim to interview successful applicants within two weeks of receiving their application.
Provisional date for Interviews to take place: To be confirmed on receipt of application


*If you are interested in applying for this role, we advise you to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered. We reserve the right to close the post before the stated closing date where we have a high response rate.

We are unable to consider applicants who do not presently have permission to work in the UK.

You should note that applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

Please contact us on 01535 642042 or email if you have any questions regarding your application or would like a paper copy of the application pack sending in the post.