Job Offer: Female Senior Support Worker, Coleraine:Positive Futures
Female Senior Support Worker, ColerainePositive Futures
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18/04/2021 Positive Futures is the leading charity for people with a learning discapability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition and their families.
» Do you believe that people with disabilities have the same rights and choices as everybody else?
» Are you caring, kind, compassionate and patient?
» Would you like to help people achieve their dreams?
We are establishing a new children's residential service. The young person availing of the service will be supported in his own home in the Mountsandel area of Coleraine.
Female Senior Support Worker*
37.5 hours per week
£18,880 to £19,909 per annum
Varied shift patterns available which could include daytime, evening, weekend, waking nights or sleepover shifts. Shift patterns can be discussed further at interview
*Gender in this vacancy is a genuine occupational requirement in conformity with Article 10(2)(b)(i) of the Sex Discrimination (NI) Order 1976 (as amended).
» At least two years' practice of supporting people within a social care setting
» practice of using behaviour management strategies and assessing / managing risk
» practice of working as part of a team within a social care setting
» Hold a full and valid UK driving licence with access to a car which is insured for business use. This criteria is waived for candidates unable to meet Information technology due to discapability.
» practice of supporting children
» 21 years old, or older (this is a regulatory requirement)
» NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent or a commitment to achieving the QCF qualification within an agreed timescale
» expertise of the support needs of people with a learning discapability
» ·practice of assessment, development and implementation of Person-Centred Care / Support plans (Desirable)
If you can give us a commitment to put the people we support first, we can give you
» Annual income £18,880 to £19,909 FTE
» Holiday allowance up to 33 days per year
» 4% pension contribution (for eligible staff)
» Employee discount card
» Loyalty benefits
» Generous sickness and maternity pay
Apply online: before midnight on Sunday 18 April 2021.
Positive Futures reserves the right to enhance the shortlisting criteria. Only the information provided on the application form will be considered for shortlisting.
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