Support & Communication Assistant

Our client are currently recruiting for a Communication and Support Assistant to work 3 hours per week at their Family Centre in Bristol.

  • Title: Support & Communication Assistant
  • Reference number: 42472
  • Hours: 3 hours per week
  • Location: Bristol
  • Contract type: Fixed Term
  • Salary: £8.00 per hour

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to support a colleague who is sensory impaired to run an established children’s group on a Wednesday afternoon 12:30pm – 3:30pm. This is a fixed term contract for 6 months.

You would be their eyes and ears and enable them to run an effective group. You may also support them in completing paperwork relating to their role.

About you

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, including spoken and written English.

You will be able to provide support to enable another person, as well as have the ability to work under your own initiative when appropriate.

About the organisation

Our client is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

They have a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working for our client can be incredibly rewarding; they offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition, they have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join their Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Closing date: Sunday 8 April 2018

Interview date: Thursday 19 April 2018

To start: To be discussed at interview