Specialist Support Worker

This charity has a great opportunity for passionate and dedicated individuals to join their team as a Specialist Support Worker in Ramsgate, Kent. They have a number of flexible, permanent, full, part time and casual roles available working up to 37.5 hours per week.

Specialist Support Worker
Hours: Full time, part time and casual opportunities
Location: Ramsgate, Kent
Contract type: Permanent, Casual
Salary: £8.50 per hour

About the role
As a Support Worker you will support and enable people to live the life they choose: to make choices, to express themselves and live as independently as possible. Your patient support and encouragement will inspire individuals to reach their full potential. You will help personal care, support someone to engage with activities, visiting the local cafe, all whilst having fun!

They also support people to take part in some of their amazing arts and wellbeing activities - from dance to music making, swimming to rock climbing.

A full UK driving licence is desirable for this role.

They also have casual (bank) opportunities in this area attracting an hourly rate of £8.21

About you
Experience is not necessarily required for this role as they are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives.

Flexibility is needed as working times do vary and will include evenings, weekends and sleep-ins; the charity will however provide you with a rota in advance so you can plan your life accordingly.

About the Organisation
For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Our client is there to help people communicate and experience the world.

They believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Our client has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working as a Support Worker 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.

Their selection process aims to make sure that the role is right for you and you are right for them. It involves completing an online application form, taking part in a value based interview/assessment process and visiting one of their services.

Closing date: Sunday 21 July 2019
Interview date: To be confirmed
To start: To be discussed at interview