Support Worker

Recruiter
Sense
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Could you help some amazing people to communicate, express themselves and connect with the world? If yes, then our Support Worker job vacancies in Barnet may be perfect for you! Support Worker Ref: 42207 Hours: Full time, part time and casual hours available Location: Barnet, London Contract type: Temporary, Casual, Permanent Salary: GBP9.08 - GBP9.58 per hour inclusive of London Allowance About the role We have various great opportunities for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our team of Support Workers at our day service (TouchBase South East). We have a range of available hours, including casual, working Monday - Friday. You will be supporting adults with dual sensory loss and additional disabilities, in a range of sensory, leisure and skills development activities. Our fantastic sessions are tailor-made to suit individual or group needs. Activities include, day trips, swimming, art and cooking. Assisting with personal care is required. About us Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives. Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services. TouchBase South East is a purpose built centre which is the base for a huge variety of social activities and education based sessions, it is located within the heart of the local community and is a short walk from our allotment plot and the local high street. 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. 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. Our selection process aims to make sure that the role is right for you and you are right for us. It involves completing an online application form, taking part in a value based interview/assessment process and visiting one of our services. Closing date: Sunday 8 October 2017 Interview date: Tuesday 17 October 2017 To start: To be confirmed TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button. You will be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form. If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio, further details can be found on our website. Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate. Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. No agencies please.