Salary: £18,374.20 per annum pro rata, rising to £20,298.20 upon successful completion of probation
Hours: Range of full-time and part-time permanent (day or waking night) and flexible bank opportunities available
Want to make a meaningful and lasting difference? Why not start today and join Centre 404 as a Support Worker! You’ll get to see the direct impact you are making by offering people with learning disabilities the support they need to enjoy the same rights, freedom, responsibilities, choices and quality of life as others within the wider community.
As a Support Worker, you will provide support to children and/or adults with a range of mild, moderate and severe learning disabilities – this could be in their homes, at supported housing projects, at our Centre or out and about accessing exciting activities! Duties will include support with day to day aspects such as shopping, meals, personal care, and attending appointments, as well as with leisure, social and physical activities, hobbies and personal interests with an emphasis on helping develop skills, confidence and relationships.
The ethos behind all our services is to offer support that is empowering, person-centred, promoting choice and integration, as well as reducing isolation. We are always looking for friendly, energetic people to join us in achieving this valuable purpose and to promote and maintain the health and wellbeing of those we support.
Call us today on 0207 607 8762 or get in touch at email@example.com and we’ll be delighted to chat through the opportunities with you! In the meantime, you can also have a look through the Job Description here.
We have a range of full-time and part-time permanent vacancies available. Previous experience in this role is not essential, as we will provide you with an in-depth induction, as well as ongoing training and support for you to learn everything you will need to be a great Support Worker.
Bank Opportunities – £10-£11 per hour, variable hours
We also offer Bank Support Work roles, which are ideally suited to people who are looking for flexibility and variety in their work. Bank hours will be optional and are not guaranteed, any hours accepted will be agreed on an ongoing basis. Hourly rates may also vary, depending on which service you work in.
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” to firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 complete a diversity monitoring form.
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:
Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889