Lunchtime Assistant

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Reference number: 42607

Title: Lunchtime Assistant

Hours: 10 hours per week, part time

Location: Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Sunday 3 June 2018

Salary: £7.95 per hour

Interview date: To be confirmed

To start: To be discussed at interview

Job advert:

About the role

Sense are currently looking for a Lunchtime Assistant to work 10 hours per week at our Sense Centre in Pinchbeck. This is a permanent position working 2 hours a day, Monday to Friday.

As a Lunchtime Assistant you will support the smooth running of lunch times within the centre. You will prepare lunches for individuals, ensuring that their dietary requirements are met and preparation guidelines are followed, whilst also helping colleagues and ensuring that the environment is kept clean and safe. You will also play an active part in assisting with individuals' personal care and supporting them during the lunch time period.

About you 

Experience is not necessarily required for this role as we are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives.

If you would like more information on the role please contact Vicki Wright via vicki.wright@sense.org.uk, or Alyssa Fletcher on alyssa.fletcher@sense.org.uk

About us

Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Sense Centre Pinchbeck has set closure periods throughout the year during which time you will be expected to take the majority of your annual leave, details of closure periods can be supplied on request or will be supplied if successful to enable you to plan accordingly.

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application; CVs will not be considered. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying.

If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio please contact the HR department on 0121 415 6735 or textphone 0121 415 2720.

Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.

 

Job description: Download the job description

Candidate guidelines: Download the candidate guidelines

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Who Sense supports

More about Sense, it's visions and values

Sense's People Strategy

Sense's People Strategy (Accessible)