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Senior Support Worker

Job Title: 2x Senior Support Worker 

Location: Islington, London

Salary: £21,500 per Annum

Hours: 37 Hours per Week (Includes days, Evenings, Sleep-ins and some Weekends)

Job Reference No.: OSSW-1114

For people with learning disabilities and their families.

Our client is a well-established charity with an excellent reputation for providing high quality support and services to people with learning disabilities and their families in Islington.

They are looking for two enthusiastic and motivated people to fulfil the role of Senior Support Worker within their services for adults with mild-moderate learning disabilities.

Working alongside a team of support workers, your role will be to assist the management in the day-to-day running of the services and co-ordinate support for designated service users. The role will also involve mentoring and providing support and supervision to select members of the team.

The ideal Senior Support Worker candidates will be able to: communicate effectively with a range of service users and other stakeholders; work independently and use their own initiative in making decisions. In addition, the candidates should have strong administrative and organisational skills.

The right candidates will have experience of supporting and motivating people with learning disabilities to achieve their goals. Experience of supporting people with additional mental needs would be advantageous.

Please apply online with your CV and covering letter. 

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.

Job added on 11-11-2014