Finchley, Greater London

£20,435 per year

Permanent, Full-time

EQH/CSW/April2019

About the organisation

Barnet Mencap – the person-centred organisation responding to the issues affecting the lives of people with learning disabilities and the... Read more

Job Description

We are dynamic, expanding, and looking for focused individuals to join our enthusiastic and diverse team.  We support adults with moderate learning disabilities and/or autism to live independently in housing situations of their choice. The job offers a challenge and satisfaction and will suit someone who meets the following:

You must:

  • have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and autism in a community setting
  • have a good working knowledge of safeguarding issues facing people with learning disabilities and autism
  • be a good team member
  • understand the issues faced by people with learning disabilities and autism living independently and have the skills to meet their practical, social and emotional needs
  • have a ‘Person Centred Planning’ ethos
  • have excellent communication skills

Barnet Mencap is committed to equal opportunities and the safeguarding of children and adults at risk.