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Part Time Support Worker


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Could you be a Sense Support Worker? It's an exciting time as Sense has just released its new strategy, we now have an opportunity for Support Workers to join us in Louth We have permanent part time roles available, working 7.5 to 30 hours per week, just let us know how many hours you are looking for. However; if you are looking for a full time role we do also have 37.5 hours per week available too. We are able to be fully flexible for the right candidates! Please note we will be speaking to candidates throughout the recruitment campaign so would recommend you apply sooner rather than later to avoid disappointment. Here in Louth we support people with complex health and communication needs to access activities within their home, our Sense centre and the local community. The duties are varied and no two days will be the same. Your day will be full of variety - from working in the individuals home, being at our Sense Centre, working in the community and being involved in lots of fun activities. You may also support with personal care needs, as well as help to take part in a wide range of special interests and activities that support their health and wellbeing. Does this sound right for you? Working at Sense gives you a wide range of benefits including: 24 days' holiday + bank holidays; increasing with length of service Free DBS Check Free leadership and management development (such as our award winning Growing Stronger Leaders Together programme) Free access to over 100 online and face to face training including the care certificate. On-going development opportunities Flexible working and family friendly policies Employee referral scheme Health and well-being support Pension Scheme Discount scheme Your duties can include: To support individuals / groups within the centre and community. To provide a customised, responsive and high quality service to people with multiple sensory impairments, physical and/or learning disabilities who use Sense services. To deliver services which meet or exceed organisational expectations and standards. Full job specification is attached below.Your required skills and experiences: You don't need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need qualifications - we're happy to work with you to help you become an excellent support worker. Knowledge of multi sensory impairments / learning difficullties is beneficial. Full person specification is attached below.About Sense For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential. Work at Sense can be demanding and so isn't for everyone, but it is also incredibly rewarding and valuable. Take a look at the video below to see why we do what we do. To apply Please use the link below to complete your application. Managers will use your supporting statement to shortlist candidates for interview; in relation to the Personal Specification. Therefore, it is very important you complete this section thoroughly. We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines, job description and person specification (found at the base of this advert) before applying. Please note to avoid disappointment, we advise you to submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close posts at any time. No agency submissions please: any submissions without prior authorisation from the Sense Recruitment Team will be treated as our own and as such no fee will be payable. If you require any further assistance, please contact the Recruitment Team on (phone number removed) or (url removed) Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check. Sense is committed to equality of opportunity, and to promoting and celebrating the diversity of staff, volunte
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