Part Time Support Worker (Sense College)

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Reference number: 44148

Title: Part Time Support Worker (Sense College)

Location: Knapwell, Cambridge

Salary: £9.00 per hour

Hours: 7.5 - 35 hours per week

Closing date: Sunday 24 May 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed

Contract type: Permanent, Casual

Job advert:

About the role

We’re looking for a motivated person to join our professional team of (Education) Support Workers at our College in Knapwell, Cambridge working 7 hours to 35 hours per week on a permanent basis, just let us know how many hours you are looking for! We are open Monday to Friday 9.15am to 4.15pm.

In return we will offer you........

  • £9.00 per hour
  • Generous holiday allowance increasing with service
  • Comprehensice induction and a commitment to on-going training
  • We will pay for your Enhanced DBS
  • Free parking
  • Bespoke, rewarding career pathways
  • Pension
  • Discount schemes

About our college......

We have a broad range of activities and encourage the people we support to be part of the local community. Some of things we do include: Educational courses, vocational activities, work placements, life skills programmes, sensory awareness, therapies plus many more activities. 

About you

It is essential that you are able to work effectively as part of a team whilst demonstrating your own initiative. Previous experience is not required as we provide you with full training and on-going support. However it is important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to peoples lives. 

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential. Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact: recruitment@sense.org.uk

No agencies please.

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application. 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 please contact the Recruitment department on 0121 415 6735 or textphone 0121 415 2720.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.  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 are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate.

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Job description: Download the job description

Candidate guidelines: Download the candidate guidelines

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Related links

Who Sense supports

More about Sense, it's visions and values

Sense's People Strategy

Sense's People Strategy (Accessible)