Centre 404 is a friendly, local and thriving charity with an excellent reputation for providing high quality support and services to people with learning disabilities and their families in North London.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to fulfil the role of Senior Support Worker within a supported living service for adults with mild-moderate learning disabilities.
Working alongside a team of Support Workers, your role will involve assisting management in the day-to-day running of the services and coordinating excellent person centred care and support of service users, enabling them to live independently in their own home and be supported to engage meaningfully in daily activities.
Working in partnership with service-users, you will also oversee the development and implementation of care plans designed to provide meaningful choice and a range of activities. The role will also involve mentoring and providing support and supervision to select members of the team.
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a range of service users and other stakeholders and work independently, using their own initiative in making decisions. In addition, they will have strong administrative and organisational skills and experience of supporting and motivating people with learning disabilities to achieve their goals. Experience of supporting people with additional mental health needs would be advantageous.
We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about delivering excellent quality, has a positive attitude to managing a varied workload, a willingness to learn and develop new skills, and the ability to work positively as part of a team.
This role is full time, 37 hours per week, The full Job Description can be found here.
Centre 404 is dedicated to staff development and supervision and we will provide a detailed induction and on-going training and support.
We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and we are looking to recruit people who share these values. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.
Should you have any queries, please feel free to email us at email@example.com or call on 020 7607 8762.
Closing date: 9am Wednesday 3rd October
Interviews will be held: 8th October
Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications form all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889