Female Waking Night Support Worker

2 days left

Recruiter
Sense
Location
Seaton, Devon
Salary
£8/hour
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Could you inspire someone who has complex communication needs grow and develop?

Our teams change people’s lives – could you?

If yes, then our Support Worker job vacancies in Seaton may be perfect for you!

Female Waking Night Support Worker
Reference number: 42087
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Seaton, Devon
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £15,600 per annum (pro rata) - £8.00 per hour

About the role

We have a great opportunity for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our team as a Waking Night Support Worker in Seaton. This opportunity is to work 35 hours per week on a permanent basis.

As a 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.

Being a Sense Support Worker can be the springboard to your future career - and to all sorts of opportunities and management roles.

*For genuine occupational reasons we are looking to appoint a female only (exemption under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9).

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.

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: Thursday 17 August 2017
Interview date: To be confirmed
To start: To be confirmed

Please note that whilst we have set a closing date on the advert we will be interviewing throughout and encourage you to complete your application as soon as possible. If we are able to appoint to all available roles we may close this advert early.

TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:

If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' 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 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, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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