This isn’t your regular job! Are you an open-minded and energetic person? Can you work under pressure whilst retaining a calm and relaxed exterior and maintain your sense of humour? Can you see beyond the history of the person and remain determined to help people build really good person-centred lives? Do you enjoy doing fun things such as bike riding, walking, music, films, playing football, badminton and fun days out? If this is up your street – we need you!
We are an innovative community project working with people with a learning disability and mental health issues who have additional needs. If you can commit to promoting the needs of others we can commit to helping you develop a rewarding career. Due to ongoing expansion the people we work with, and our positive and supportive management team, are looking for;
FULL TIME and PART TIME SUPPORT WORKERS
Across the North West (Preston, Leyland, East Lancashire and Manchester)
- Salary £17,187- £17,438 per annum (depending on qualifications).
- PLUS additional sleepovers paid at £45 per night
- Experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and additional needs OR experience in mental health or youth work is desirable but not essential.
- Flexibility to work evenings and alternate weekends is essential.
Ideally, candidates should have NVQ/QCF 2 in Health & Social Care, but relevant experience will be considered if no qualification is held.
Applicants must have a strong value base, with an ability to respect the clients’ wishes and views and enable them to enjoy a full and enriched life of their choosing, confident of high quality, safe services, promoting independence, well-being and dignity.
To arrange an informal discussion or find out more about how great it is to work with us email Katie at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 07944 507816. Alternatively, you can (01772) 333800, ask for recruitment or email: email@example.com and ask for a job pack. You can also check us out at www.integratepreston.org.uk
Closing Date: 30th April 2021