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Information and Support Officer (Learning Disabilities and Vulnerable Adults)

Bromley Mencap
Bromley, Greater London (On-site)
£28,840 + 3% Pension
Full-time
Permanent
Job description

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Location: Rutland House, 44 Masons Hill, Bromley, BR2 9RG, and you will also need to work at locations around the borough

The Service:

The service facilitates peer support and delivery of monthly workshops and drop- ins. The service will provide first-class, person-centred information, advice and guidance to people with learning disabilities through both one-to-one and group support.

The Role:

You will provide relevant and accurate information, support, guidance and signposting including both one-to-one and group support for people with complex issues. Support will be flexibly based operating out of a central Bromley office but delivered at various venues across the borough. You will act in a key working capacity where necessary, ensuring services are joined up and holistic, provide advocacy and attend case management meetings as required.

Requirements:

Reporting to the Adult Support Services Manager, here are some of the skills that will make you stand out:

  • Able to research and provide information about community services
  • Excellent communication skills with all groups, particularly with people with a learning disability
  • A good understanding of the social care and health system
  • Able to travel around the borough independently, preferably by car

Further details about the role can be found in the Information Pack.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website via the Apply button.

Closing date for applications: 12:00 noon on Friday 10th May 2024.

Interview date: Wednesday 15th May 2024

Posted on: 25 April 2024
Closed date: 10 May 2024 at 12:00
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development, Support Worker, Vocational/Services