Salary: £20,750 per annum (pro rata)
Hours: Part time, 30 per week
Contract: Fixed term, 1 year (with potential extension after a service review)
Our Day Opportunities Services support adults with learning disabilities and is a complex and fast growing provision. We are looking for a dynamic, proactive and energetic person to join our team and this role has been created as a result of recent expansion and growth of the service both in terms of numbers of attendees and also expansion into other boroughs.
You will be responsible for all general support worker duties as required, but with a focus on the creation and delivery of a programme of fun and exciting activities, aimed at supporting people to develop their social connections; improve their health and wellbeing; and to feel safer and more confident in their local communities with a strong emphasis on building independence and facilitating choice. Sessions are delivered both in our centres and out in the community at local amenities, such as leisure centres and parks. You will design sessions for individuals as well as groups.
You will be taking on a varied and engaging role, maintaining our current activities and sessions and working on the creation of new and exciting opportunities for the people we support. There is ample opportunity to be creative and follow through with ideas all the way from conception through to delivery!
We are looking for someone who has a lively and pro-active attitude to work and in return, we can offer you a range of training and development opportunities and ongoing support.
A full job description is available here. If you would like to have a chat about the role or come down for a visit, please get in touch with Taylor Huxster email@example.com 0207 697 1323.
Closing date: 13th November 2019 at 5pm
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.
We are dedicated to providing a meaningful and rewarding work environment, as well as offering a range of perks and benefits for our staff to enjoy; a list of what we have to offer is included here: https://centre404.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Staff-Perks-PNG.png
Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889