Heather House

Heather House, Cheshire Avenue, BIRTLEY, Tyne and Wear, DH3 2BA, United Kingdom

Key details

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Shops nearby
  • Spacious living room

At Heather House, we can support up to 12 people who have learning disabilities.

Our teams will ensure you are included in all decisions about your care and support, either directly or through your family or advocate. This could include choices about menus, activities or holiday destinations. We also involve you in our staff recruitment processes to help us find the right people to work with you.

Our support team can help you learning new skills and try new experiences.

We are a leading provider with over 30 years’ experience in successfully supporting people across the UK with learning and physical disabilities, Prader-Willi syndrome, autism and other needs. 

Our residential care homes are carefully designed and adapted to meet the needs of every person who lives there. Specialist features in the homes can include assisted baths, ceiling tracking, hoists, sensory rooms and hydrotherapy facilities. 

We offer more than somewhere to live, this is somewhere for you to make your home. We work with you to find out your goals and how you prefer to communicate. You’ll be included in all decisions about your care and support, either directly or through your family or advocate. This could include choices about menus, activities or holiday destinations. You’ll also be involved in our staff recruitment processes to help us find the right people to work with you. 

Each home offer opportunities for you to learn new skills, become more independent and try new experiences. As well as providing a full itinerary of in-house activities, such as craft sessions, music therapy or sensory sessions, we also encourage you to become active members of the community. This can include using local shops and cafes on a regular basis, looking for volunteering opportunities and attending courses at local colleges and libraries. 

Heather House is located in Birtley, Tyne and Wear. We’re in walking distance of many amenities for the people we support to enjoy such as a garden centre, pubs, shops and takeaways!

Current Vacancies

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Join our team!

We are looking for caring support workers to join our team in Birtley.

If you’re looking for a rewarding job where you’ll make a difference to the lives of vulnerable people, then this could be the role for you!

We offer a great range of benefits:

  • £500 welcome bonus (t&c’s apply)
  • Blue light card
  • Funded DBS check
  • Paid training and induction
  • Life assurance & pension scheme
  • Long service awards

To view our full list of available job vacancies, visit our careers website here: https://careers.voyagecare.com/current-vacancies/

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If you would like to find out more, or discuss how we can help to support you or a loved one, please contact our friendly enquiry team

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