Finchley, Greater London
£20,987
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

Working for You is a service run by Barnet Mencap that provides adults with moderate learning disabilities and/or high-functioning Autism information, advice, and guidance on a wide range of issues. We are looking for one focused individual to join full-time or two to join part-time*. The job offers both challenge and satisfaction, and will suit someone who meets the following criteria:

  • Experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and/or Autism
  • Good working knowledge of safeguarding issues facing people with learning disabilities and/or Autism
  • Good team member
  • Understands the issues faced by people with learning disabilities and/or Autism living within the London Borough of Barnet
  • Have a person-centered planning ethos
  • Excellent communication and literacy skills
  • Able to advocate strongly for service users

Barnet Mencap is committed to equal opportunities and the safeguarding of children and adults at risk. We are dynamic, enthusiastic, and diverse.

To apply, please either complete an application form or send us your CV, complete with a statement explaining how you meet each of the criteria listed on the person specification. Further details are available on our website.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997.

*NOTE: The salary indicated is for a full-time position; a part-time position would be pro-rata at the same rate of pay.

Application Instructions

Please either complete an application form or send us your CV, complete with a statement explaining how you meet each of the criteria listed on the person specification. Further details are available on our website.

More about Barnet Mencap

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Refreshed on: 12 December 2021
Closed date: 03 January 2022
Job ref: WFYNov21
Tags: Advice, Information, Advocacy

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