London, Greater London
£21,375.64 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Senior Support Workers – Floating Support (Ref: SSWCFS-0519)

Salary: £21,375.64 per annum
Hours: Full time 37 per week
Contract: Permanent, 3 vacancies available (Including mornings, evenings, weekends and bank holidays)

Centre 404 is a friendly, local and thriving charity with an excellent reputation for providing high quality support and services to people with learning disabilities and their families in North London. 
We are looking for 3 enthusiastic and motivated individuals to fulfil the role of Senior Support Worker within a new Floating Support Service based in Camden, which provides support to adults with mild-moderate learning disabilities and a range of other needs, including mental health and complex health needs.

The role involves assisting the management of the day-to-day running of the service, coordinating excellent person centred care for service users and overseeing the development and implementation of care plans designed to provide meaningful choice and increase independence and participation. 

Working in partnership with service-users and their families, you will actively participate in the aim of the service, which is to enable service users to live independently in their own home, to engage in meaningfully daily activities, to achieve their desired outcomes and to reduce reliance on 1:1 support. This role will also involve mentoring and providing support and supervision to members of the team.

We are looking for someone committed to delivering high quality services, with excellent communication skills and experience of supporting and motivating people with learning disabilities to achieve their goals. In addition, ideal candidates will have strong administrative and organisational skills and the ability to work independently, using initiative in making decisions. Experience of supporting people with complex needs and additional mental health needs would also be advantageous.  

Candidates are strongly encouraged to read the full job description before submitting their applications.

How to apply: Please submit your up to date CV along with a completed application form. We would also appreciate if you could complete a diversity monitoring form.

Closing date: Friday 2nd August 2019

Interviews held on: Friday 9th August 2019

Centre 404 is dedicated to staff development and supervision and we will provide a detailed induction and on-going training and support. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and we are looking to recruit people who share these values. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.

Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889

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

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 Ref: SR505545

Posted on: 01 July 2019
Closed date: 31 July 2019
Job ref: 505545
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work