Senior Support Worker
Location: Bridgend Area
Salary: £13.07 per hour
Expires: 06/04/2020 23:59

We currently have an exciting and rewarding opportunity available for an experienced Senior Support Worker to join our team within Bridgend & RCT, which provides housing related floating support service for people with learning disabilities, developmental disorders, low level mental health or physical disabilities.

This role is a part time, temporary maternity cover, working 28 hours per week with an hourly rate of £12.85. The anticipated start for this role will be 11 May 2020

What you'll do

This role will be key in providing a personalised psychologically informed service in accordance with individual needs. You will be working in close partnership with all relevant agencies and local networks to support individuals to live independently.
You will manage a small team of support workers in supported housing schemes and provide housing management and ensure staff are keeping up to date with H&S legislation. 

What you'll need

To be successful in this role you will have experience of delivering support services to a range of individuals with varying needs. You will have a good working knowledge of POVA/safeguarding, the Welfare Benefits system and working in psychologically informed environments. QCF Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable but not essential. You will need a full, current driving licence and use of a vehicle.

You will need a full, current driving licence and use of a vehicle.

Benefits

  • Pay rate of £13.07 per hour
  • Fully paid induction and training programme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a Family Friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development

We offer development opportunities for our colleagues at every stage of their career. Our bespoke programmes offer our colleagues structured, role-specific training and development. We offer a range of learning and development opportunities through our academi.

Next steps

If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Aman Purewal on aman.purewal@hafod.org.uk

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform where you can upload your CV.

Closing date: Tuesday 6 April  2020

If successful for this role a DBS check will be required. Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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