Salary/Rate: £21,829 – £24,273/annum (Basic salary & 2 sleeps per week)
Location: Deal, Kent
Hours: Full/Part time
Closing date: 21st June 2018
East Kent Mencap requires full and part time support workers for the supported living service in a 4 bedded property in Deal and to work with community based individuals in the surrounding areas. You will work shifts on a flexible rota pattern and this will include evenings, weekend, bank holidays (enhanced pay available) and sleep-in’s (payable at £70.40 per night).
As a full time employee of East Kent Mencap who covering two sleep-ins a week, you will earn between £21,829.92 and £24,273.40 per annum.
You will be supporting people with a learning disability with their daily living skills such as accessing the community, shopping, cooking, and budgeting, this will be achieved by following person centred plans and the individual’s support plan. Some of this work will include providing personal care.
Ideally you will have an NVQ 2 or a diploma in health and social care as well as experience of working with people with a learning disability.
In return, the successful candidate will receive a full induction and all mandatory training as well as a bespoke salary progression framework, a generous holiday and sickness allowance, pension, and childcare vouchers options.
To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Alison Fengas, or call 01843 224482 for an application form. The post is subject Disclosure Barring Service checks. Being holders of the positive about disabled people award, disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be offered an interview in every circumstance.
The closing date for this opportunity is 21st June 2018 and successful candidates will be contacted after this date. However, due to the urgent need for this opportunity we do reserve the right to close the recruitment early should we receive a satisfactory early response.