Salary: £21,317.40 per annum
Hours: 37hrs per week based on 18.5 hours per week as SSW and 18.5 hours as support worker (including days, evenings, sleep ins and some weekends).
Service: Independent Living and Specialist Support Services – Supported Living
This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to develop their career, as well as their management and supervision abilities.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to fulfil a role forming part of the management team at Leigh Road. The successful candidate will work together with the management team and other Senior Support Workers to maintain and drive quality service delivery by being the primary day to day contact for staff on site.
You will lead designated teams within the service and be responsible for supervision, coaching, monitoring and record keeping of the teams.
In addition, you will assist with inductions, spot checks and observations of staff practice. This will include leading formal meetings, checking daily communication through handover and reporting systems and acting as a role model by highlighting areas of good practice and challenging areas of development.
The ideal candidate will be organised, have good attention to detail, and be enthusiastic about delivering an excellent quality service with a friendly and confident approach. They will also be able to manage a varied workload and have a willingness to learn and develop new skills.
What we offer in return (by no means an exhaustive list!)
We believe in offering great opportunities for staff development, enabling staff to be innovative and proactive in delivering the best possible outcomes for the people we support
- A range of training and development opportunities
- Regular support and supervision, as well mentoring
- A vibrant, friendly and supportive work environment
- A range of perks and benefits for all staff to enjoy, details available at: https://centre404.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Staff-Benefits-and-Perks-Nov-2019.pdf
About Centre 404
Centre 404 is a leading charity based in North London with an excellent reputation for providing high quality services to children and adults with learning disabilities and their families.
How to apply:
Please submit a CV along with a cover statement (either within the email itself or as an attachment) addressing the following: “Tell us more about why you are interested in this role and what you would bring to this post in terms of your knowledge, skills and experience”. Please ensure you refer to the person specification in your statement and explain how you meet the criteria.
We would also appreciate if you could take the time to complete an applicant diversity survey.
Closing date:11 November 2021
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.
Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889