Salary/Rate: £7.63-8.50/hour £60/night for sleep-ins
Location: Margate, Kent
Hours: Full time (30-37 hours/week)
Closing date: 2nd May 2018
East Kent Mencap is looking to recruit a number of full time support workers to join our Supporting Independence Service team in Cliftonville.
Working to the guidelines of Valuing People Now, you will offer a personalised service to up to 11 adults with Learning Disabilities within our two supported living homes located in Cliftonville. You will utilise their personal support plans to enable them to develop the life skills that they require to become as independent as possible within their own homes and their community.
Due to the nature of this role it will be desirable for the successful candidate to hold an NVQ2 in health and social care or equivalent and have experience in this field.
You will work within a team to provide cover 7 days a week, therefore it is essential that you have the flexibility to work evenings and weekends and also cover sleep-ins when required. An element of personal care may also be required for this role.
In return we offer a full induction and training programme. A bespoke salary progression framework, a generous length of service holiday scheme and sickness allowance, pension, childcare vouchers and employee benefit package.
To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Alison Fengas, or call 01843 224482 for an application form.
Candidates selected for interview will be contacted shortly after the closing date of 2nd May 2018. However, due to business need we do reserve the right to close this job early should we receive a suitable quota of candidates
Being holders of the positive about disabled people award, disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be offered an interview in every circumstance.