Support Worker - Waking Nights
Reference number: 44702
Title: Support Worker - Waking Nights
Location: West Bromwich, Birmingham
Salary: £9.50 per hour
Hours: 30 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 11 November 2020
Interview date: As suitable applications are received.
Contract type: Permanent
About the role
Sense are currently recruiting Waking Night Support Workers to join our residential service in Westbromwich, attracting a salary of £9.50 per hour for 30 hours per week
As a Support Worker you will support and enable people to live the life they choose: to make choices, to express themselves and live as independently as possible. In addition to assisting with personal care, you’ll ensure the smooth operation of the service during the night.
Key skills and experience
Care experience is not necessarily required for this role. You know if you have the compassion and motivation to improve people’s quality of life, Sense can give you the skills. It is really important that you’re adaptable and able to work on your own initiative, always putting the people we support first.
Flexibility is needed as working times will include weekends.
We are particularly interested in candidates with British Sign Language skills.
For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.
Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.
If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact the recruitment team via firstname.lastname@example.org
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 candidate who is disabled and require a hard copy pack or a different format, please contact the recruitment team 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.
No agency submissions, any submissions without prior authorisation from Sense will be treated as our own and as such no fee will be payable.
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