Support Workers (X4)
Support Workers (X4)
38 hours per week (Full time equivalent)
(Various contract types available; Full-time, Part-time (19hrs /24hrs and Flexible hours)
ASD Specialist Service (Hampstead, Islington and Newham)
£18,317.52 per annum / £9.27 per hour
The organization is a registered charity which provides support and care to vulnerable people across North and East London. Our reputation is built on making a difference to people's lives. We work with people who have difficulties due to their autism, their behaviour or their level of disabilities. If you have experience in providing high quality support to individuals on the autistic spectrum, then we want to hear from you.
We are recruiting specifically customers with autism living across several London boroughs who are enthusiastic, physically active with a good sense of humour. Our customers enjoy visiting art galleries, swimming, cycling and having access to the community. This role would suit staff with an outgoing and vibrant personality who, enjoys participating in physical activities and demonstrates good customer service. It is important that a positive working relationship is maintained with the customers and their families.
As a Support Worker your duties will also include, Key Working, coordinating packages of care and support for individuals. Excellent communication skills are required as you will be engaging with a wide group of stakeholders ranging from professionals to family members.
We are a forward thinking organisation, committed to providing the best support possible to vulnerable people therefore you will be provided with comprehensive training and will be supported every step of the way to develop your career with us.
The closing date for applications is 14th May 2017 at Midnight.
Successful applicants will be invited to attend an interview which is likely to be Friday 19th May 2017.
For organization's internal applicants, a Line Manager's references will form part of the selection process.
The organization is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment. If the post you apply for involves working with or having access to adults at risk and/or their records, we will require an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Services for successful candidates. This will be fully subsidised by us.
We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
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