Support Workers - Learning Disability

The Camden Society
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
New Year, New Opportunities Support Workers - Full time & flexible hours available! £18,000 pro rata, North & East London 33 days annual leave incl. Bank Holidays Working for The Camden Society is not just a job. You’ll become an advocate, a job coach, a supporter, an expert, a team player; you’ll know when to sit and listen, and when to stand and act. With your help, we can continue to support people with a learning disability to live the lives they choose. We are looking for people who are open and inclusive and share our values to join our dedicated and diverse team of staff. We will support you to gain additional and specialised training as part of your role Each day is challenging and rewarding, and no two days are the same! Whether you are supporting someone with their benefits, enabling someone to go on holiday or chatting about what’s important to someone over shared coffee, you will be part of a team that works together to make a difference to people’s lives. Opportunities are available in our Supported Living and Short Breaks Services. The posts will involve Monday-Sunday shift working, including sleep overs and waking nights where required. Ideal candidates will have previous experience working with people with a learning disability or other disadvantaged groups. An NVQ level 2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent qualification is desirable. In return we offer range of attractive staff benefits, including generous holiday allowance, childcare vouchers and great development opportunities. Recruitment Open Days - 05, 12 & 19 January 2018, 10.00 – 14.00 at The Camden Society, 60 Holmes Road, London NW5 3AQ Our Recruitment Open Days are a great opportunity for you to see what it takes to become a support worker. You will meet our staff and the people we support and get a chance to find out more about The Camden Society.   Bring your CV - opportunities for interviews on the day! Can’t make the open day? Don’t worry you can send your CV & covering letter to apply, or call or email for more information. Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check if successful.