Part Time Support Worker

Reference number: 45453

Title: Part Time Support Worker

Location: Rotherham

Salary: £9.22 per hour

Hours: 14 - 30 hours per week

Closing date: Sunday 20 June 2021

Interview date: To be confirmed

Contract type: Permanent

Job advert:

Do you want to make a positive difference to people’s lives?

If yes, then our Support Worker job vacancies in Rotherham may be perfect for you!

About the role

Sense has a great opportunity to join our team as a Support Worker in Rotherham. These roles will be based at our Supported Living Services in Rig Drive and Hollins Lane in Rotherham.

This is a permanent part time position, we are looking for candidates who are available for a variety of shifts including days, evenings and weekends. We have permanent contracts available starting at 14 hours up to 30 hours; just let us know on your application how many hours you are looking for. 

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. Your support and encouragement will assist individuals to run their own lives as much as possible, we take part in a range of activities including:  attending different day services, swimming, rock climbing, places of interest, we have great relationships with our neighbours and local community. Other activities include: going shopping, using public transport, visiting pubs and restaurants, TV videos, computer games. walking and using his Ipad. We are very active with no two days the same.

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.

Flexibility is needed as working times do vary and will include evenings, and weekends; we will however provide you with a rota in advance so you can plan your life accordingly.

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.

Working as a Support Worker 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.

If you would like more information on the 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 HR 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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