Salary/Rate: £10.30 – £10.70
Location: Herne Bay, Kent
Hours: Full and Part-Time Opportunities
Closing date: 22nd May 2022
Extraordinary Times call for Extraordinary People!
Do you want to be part of a person-centred team that makes a real difference in the quality of people’s lives?
We have exciting full and part-time opportunities for Support Workers in our close-knit Herne Bay Day Resource team.
As a Support Worker, you will lead a range of sessions in our Herne Bay Day Resource Service, including life skills, cooking, sports, up-cycling, music, drama, leisure and social activities. We want you to support and enable our service users using your experience, skills and most of all: your passion.
People who use East Kent Mencap are supported to direct their own services, and play an important role in monitoring and developing our charity’s strategy.
We are committed to our staff and their wellbeing, offer a full induction and training programme, salary progression, employee assistance programme, a generous holiday allowance (increasing with length of service), a sickness allowance, as well as a pension scheme.
Support Worker Requirements:
Our ideal candidate will demonstrate an empowering and friendly attitude and ideally possess previous experience of working in a similar setting with adults with learning disabilities. However, we will also consider applications from people with a positive attitude and transferable skills. Fully funded apprenticeships are available to support you to gain Level 2 in Health and Social Care if needed.
About East Kent Mencap:
We are committed to rewarding our employees for outstanding contributions and offer highly competitive rates of pay, a full induction and training programme, salary progression, employee assistance programme, a generous holiday allowance (increasing with length of service), a sickness allowance, as well as a pension scheme and mileage reimbursement scheme (40p per mile) and a “Refer a Friend” scheme offering cash rewards for referring your colleagues/friends.
Why not apply to join our team, today?