COME and SEE US AT OUR OPEN DAYS Are you interested in working for Hertfordshire Adult Care Services Supported Living for people with Learning Disabilities? We have vacancies in Welwyn Garden City for Waking Night Support Workers , Supports Workers and Senior Support Workers , full and part time hours available in the following units:
Ingles Progression Service:
Support Workers (Full Time) Paddocks House Supported Living:
Support Workers (Full Time) Chambers Grove Supported Living:
Senior Support Workers and Support Workers (Full Time and Part Time) Golden Dell Supported Living:
Support Workers and Waking Night Support Worker (Full Time and Part Time) Salary Waking Night / Support Worker:
GBP 8.70 : GBP 10.07 per hour plus GBP 1300 annual allowance (pro rata) terms apply Senior Support Worker:
GBP 10.07 : GBP 12.13 : per hour plus GBP 1300 annual allowance (pro rata) terms apply Open Days Paddocks House Supported Living:
8th November 2017 Chambers Grove Supported Living:
10th November 2017 To find out more and to book your slot at our open days, call Nicola Barnes on or email No previous experience or qualifications are needed for Waking Night Support Workers and Support Workers positions, but an ability to focus on and listen to the needs of individuals is important.
Senior Support Workers must have previous experience of supporting people with disabilities, and have gained an NVQ/QCF level 2 qualification or equivalent and hold an NVQ or QCF Level 3 training or be willing to undertake relevant equivalent training We need enthusiastic and resilient staff to work in our Supported Living Units, where we support Adults with Learning Disabilities, some of whom require support to work towards independence and some have complex needs, including physical and mental health disabilities.
You must be able to work shifts, weekends, sleep ins in some services, and some bank holidays including Christmas.
You must be comfortable in supporting Adults with:
Personal care Daily living skills Shopping Planning meals Cooking Finances Paperwork Attending medical appointments Moving and handling Closing Date:
Wednesday 15th November 2017 Interview Date:
Week commencing 20th November 2017 : Please follow the Apply for Job button at the bottom of the screen or send your CV advising the unit you wish for, to Applicant Information Safeguarding children and adults is of utmost importance to Hertfordshire County Council.
The Council requires employees to abide by legislation and best practice to enable Hertfordshire to achieve this.
This role has been identified as requiring a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
For more information click here Application Information As part of the application you will be prompted to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the PERSON SPECIFICATION area of the attached Job Outline.
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All questions marked with a are mandatory question and must be answered:
you will not be able to submit your application until all mandatory questions have been answered .
The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.