Salary/Rate: £8.21 – £8.84/hour. Sleep-ins paid at £70.47 per night
Deadline: 28th October 2019
East Kent Mencap is looking to employ a full-time support worker for the supported living service in a 4-bedded property in Deal and to work with community-based individuals in the surrounding areas. This exciting opportunity involves working shifts on a flexible rota pattern, which will include evenings, weekends, bank holidays and sleep-ins (payable at £70.47 per night).
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 (but if not you will be supported by East Kent Mencap to gain this qualification) 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.
The closing date for this opportunity is 28th October 2019 and successful candidates will be contacted after this date. However, if we receive an ample number of candidates ahead of this time, we reserve the right to close the vacancy early.
As proud holders of the Disability Confident Employer status, we offer disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria an interview in every circumstance.
To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to HR Manager, Alison Fengas, on email@example.com.