Sense

Specialist Support Worker (Community) - Flexible Working Available

Recruiter
Sense
Location
Bidford-on Avon
Salary
£15,756 per annum (pro rata) - £8.08 per hour
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
27 Mar 2019
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Permanent

About the role

Sense has a great opportunity for a passionate and dedicated individual to join our team as a Specialist Support Worker in Bidford on Avon. 

In this role, you will support a 19 year old man to access social activities on a Friday in and around his local community. He's an active individual who loves to walk, cook, eat out and play driving games. Ideally, you would be available between 11:30 and 14:30.

As a Specialist Support Worker you will support and enable people to live the life they choose: to make choices, to express themselves and live as independently as possible. Your patient support and encouragement will assist individuals to run their own lives as much as possible.

 

Please select the 'Additional documentation' link to view the 'Service One Page Profile', this provides more information on the role and the service in which it is based.

About you 

Experience is not necessarily required for this role as we are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives.

 

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working as a Support Worker at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition, we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

If you would like more information on the role, please contact Ruth Bennett-Anderson via ruth.bennett-anderson@sense.org.uk or 07866 568856.

No agencies please.