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Female Support Worker, Chelmsford

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (pro rata)
  • Location
  • Chelmsford, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 04/11/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for people whose values are Human & Kind, that want to support adults with a learning disability to have their best day. No previous experience needed if you have good values we can support you to be a great support worker. We have a full time & part time post available, on a permanent basis.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum Pro Rata for part time posts (£9.00 per hour). Sleep in rate £73.89 in addition to salary.

      You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community. You must be able to support customers with personal care needs.

      Please note: For genuine occupational requirement reasons, we are looking to appoint female only for this post (exemption under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9)

      In return we will offer you:

      We offer full paid training package and a thorough induction. 

      25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      Paid Mileage at 45p per mile.

      Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      Spot Bonus awards/Long Service awards.

      Paid Enhance DBS.

      Annual pay review.

      Interviews to take place on 18 November 2019.

       

       

       

       

       

       

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    Support Worker, Braintree

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89
  • Location
  • Braintree, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 03/11/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Braintree, they like outings, music and visiting friends. For this role you will be required to cover Braintree and the surrounding areas.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart.  You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      •              25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      •              Sleep-in payments £73.89 per night.

      •              Paid Mileage at 45p per mile.

      •              Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1.

      •              Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      •              Spot Bonus awards.

      •              Long Service awards.

      •              Paid Induction Training.

      •              Paid Enhance DBS.

      •              Annual pay review.

      If you’d like to informally discuss this position, please contact the Manager, Leanne on 07957 540325.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

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    Supported Housing Administrator

  • Salary
  • £21,250 per annum
  • Location
  • Elephant and Castle, London
  • Closing Date
  • 22/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are recruiting a Supported Housing Administrator as a pivotal member of our admin team, to provide a professional, consistent and courteous service to clients of the Association and external agencies.

      You will support the delivery of core administrative functions such as equipment ordering, invoice coding, electronic filing, dealing with complaints and compliance certification.  As well as prepare and provide statistical information/returns on behalf of contract Managers and other team Managers as requested.

      You will pose excellent verbal and written communication skills and have oustanding computer literacy skills, including Microsoft Office.

      In return we will offer you:

      25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
      Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300
      Spot Bonus awards
      Long Service awards
      Annual pay review

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    Flexi Mental Health Support Worker - Hackney

  • Salary
  • £10.20 per hour
  • Location
  • Hackney, London
  • Closing Date
  • 21/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Casual
    • Summary
    • We are seeking highly committed, proactive & professional Mental Health support workers to assist & support our customers at various mental health supported housing services in Hackney, London. The aim of our service is to support customers with their recovery, and to move on to independent accommodation

      Customers have experienced & continue to experience mental health issues. Some customers we support have forensic mental health histories. Our customers require positive support & risk management.

      Prior experience of supporting adults with mental health or a forensic mental health history is essential.

      You must have good values, people skills & are able to follow our value of being Human & Kind. IT skills & ability to work independently & collaboratively within a team is essential to the role.

      In return we will offer you:

      • We offer full paid training package and a thorough induction
      • Accrued annual leave
      • Paid Mileage at 44p per mile
      • Paid Enhance DBS
      • Annual pay review
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    Care Support Worker - Basildon

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (pro rata)
  • Location
  • Basildon, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 21/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for people whose values are Human & Kind. That want to support adults with a learning disability to have their best day. No previous experience needed if you have good values we can support you to be a great support worker.

      We have an opportunity for a part time (26 hours/week) Care Support Worker to join the team on a permanent basis. You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum, Pro Rata for part time posts (£9.00 per hour). You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      You will need to be a driver, have use of a car & have business insurance.

      In return we will offer you:

      • We offer full paid training package and a thorough induction
      • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
      • Paid Mileage at 44p per mile
      • Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1
      • Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300
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    Hospital Care Navigator - QEQM, Margate

  • Salary
  • £19,730 per annum, pro rata
  • Location
  • Margate, Kent
  • Closing Date
  • 23/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Fixed Term
    • Summary
    • Peabody has a vacancy for a Full time Hospital Care Navigator, this role will work in harmony and alongside our existing part time Care Navigator.

      This role is seen as an integral part of the Rapid Transfer Service,  and is responsible for avoidance of hospital admissions wherever possible along with providing a timely proactive discharge planning service to ensure:

      Support planning with best possible outcomes for the patient.
      Timely access to range of community based health, social care services and voluntary sector services.
      Optimum use of acute/community and social services resources.

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    Hoarding Coordinator, Kent

  • Salary
  • £24,033 per annum, Pro Rata
  • Location
  • Folkestone & Hythe
  • Closing Date
  • 23/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Fixed Term
    • Summary
    • Peabody is looking to recruit a Part Time Hoarding Co-ordinator to work alongside our existing full time coordinator supporting people with hoarding and self-neglect problems, this service will be provided across the Folkestone & Hythe local authority area within Kent.

      This innovative service, funded by Folkestone & Hythe local authority is looking to support people exhibiting hoarding behaviours to address and reduce risks connected to their hoarding. 

      We are looking for an enthusiastic committed and experienced coordinator who can deliver one to one support to clients in their homes. Previous experience of supporting people who hoard would be desirable, however, direct experience of working with people experiencing mental health problems is essential to the role. A commitment to service user involvement and an ability to communicate with a wide range of people is also required. 

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    Floating Support Worker

  • Salary
  • £19,250 per annum
  • Location
  • St Leonards-on-sea, East Sussex
  • Closing Date
  • 27/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We’re looking for an experienced Floating Support Workers who has a good sense of humour, is good with people on a 1-1 basis and enjoys helping people to live a good life by addressing health and wellbeing needs, to join us for as long we continued to be funded. Current funding is until 31 October 2020.

      ‘STEPS to Stay Independent’ provides a seamless support service for people aged 60+ living in the East Sussex area.

      We have an excellent opportunity for you to gain further work experience, covering both the Hastings and Rother areas of the county. You need to be professional, hardworking, self-motivated and organised. You will have a passion for supporting people to address their health and wellbeing needs by providing a home visiting support service helping with a variety of issues including housing, claiming benefits, managing long-term health conditions, linking in with local groups or activities in the area and any other issues that may prevent someone from living independently.

      Please give examples of how you meet each of the essential and/or  desirable parts of the person specification that are listed within the job description in your application statement.

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    Housing Support Worker - Colchester

  • Salary
  • £18,250 per annum (full time equivalent) plus sleep in shift (£73.37)
  • Location
  • Colchester, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 16/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • An opportunity has arisen to work at our young people’s supported housing scheme in Colchester as a Housing Support Worker. The scheme provides support & accommodation to young people aged 16-21 years. The scheme operates 24 hours, 7 days a week, across 365 days per year (incl. weekends & bank holidays). The staff team work within a rolling rota which includes 1- 2 sleep in duties on average per week.

      We are looking for someone who has a flexible approach to work with great communication skills. You will also have a good understanding of the issues facing vulnerable young people; experience of working alongside individuals with high support needs who present challenging & risky behaviours. A good knowledge of the benefits system and entitlements available to young people.

      You will be key working individuals, empowering them to build upon and develop their independent living skills, supporting them to move forward into independent living.  Peabody South East is committed to providing excellent service to both its Tenants and staff.

      Join us and you could benefit from a package which includes potential earnings of up to £25,000.00, Flexible Benefits, 25 days paid holiday (+ bank holiday entitlement).

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    Support Worker - Care, Saffron Walden

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour). Sleep ins £73.89 per shift
  • Location
  • Saffron Walden/Uttlesford, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 31/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Saffron Walden, they like outings, music and visiting friends.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89 per shift.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart.  You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      •              25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      •              Sleep-in payments £73.89 per night.

      •              Paid Mileage at 45p per mile.

      •              Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. 

      •              Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      •              Spot Bonus awards.

      •              Long Service awards.

      •              Paid Induction Training.

      •              Paid Enhance DBS.

      •              Annual pay review.

      If you’d like to informally discuss this position, please contact the Manager, Leanne on 07957 540325.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

       

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    Flexi Support Worker, Essex

  • Salary
  • £9.00 per hour (care) and £9.36 per hour (supported housing) and sleep in £73.89
  • Location
  • Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 31/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Casual
    • Summary
    • We are looking for passionate and dedicated Care and Support staff to join our flexible bank staff (zero hours contract) for all areas of Essex. Experience in following client groups is preferred, however this is not essential:

      • Learning Disability – care
      • Learning Disability – supported housing
      • Young People Services (ages 16-24)
      • Mental Health
      • Hostels

      Our staff should be reliable, flexible, motivational and have excellent values. They should be able to demonstrate that they are commited to providing outstanding support services to vulnerable adults. A clear understanding of Safeguarding is essential. Training provided.

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    Support Worker, Wivenhoe

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (pro rata) (£9 per hour) and sleep ins £73.89
  • Location
  • Wivenhoe, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 20/10/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. The people we support live in a supported living service in Clacton and they like going to the theatre, playing pool, music and visiting family and friends.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart. 

      You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      Sleep-in payments £73.89 per night- where sleep ins apply.

      Paid Mileage at 44p per mile.

      Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      Spot Bonus awards/Long Service awards.

      Paid Induction Training/Paid Enhance DBS.

      Annual pay review.

      If you’d like an application form, please contact the Deputy Operational Manager, Debbie 07968 696674.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

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