Vacancy now exists at Kingscroft Short Break Service for adults with Learning disabilities for a Senior support worker.
Applicants should have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities, highly motivated, be enthusiastic, an effective communicator, have high standards, and be sensitive to the needs of people with learning disabilities.
NVQ level 3 in health and social care or equivalent training required. A willingness to work flexible including varied shifts, weekends, nights essential would be appreciated.
The Trust aims to ensure that no job applicant or employee is unfairly disadvantaged on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, marital status/civil partnership, religion/belief or trade union status. The Trust is committed to the employment and career development of people from ethnic minority backgrounds and people with disabilities.
The Trust would encourage applications from people who have experience of using Mental Health & Learning Disability Services.
We reserve the right to close this post early should we be overwhelmed by applications. Please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process. If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please do not hesitate to contact us to make an offline application within the original timeframe.
Existing work permit holders should be aware that if the post they are applying for is a promotion or with a different Trust, a new work permit application will have to made. We are unable to guarantee the outcome of the decision of the Home Office.
Please ensure you read the person specification as your application will be judged against this.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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