Male Community Support Worker


Please note: The closing date for this vacancy has passed, and we are no longer accepting applications.

  • Location Leicester / Leicestershire
  • Hours 22 hours per week
  • Pay £7.94 to £8.36 per hour DOE
  • Closing date: 2 Jul 2017, 11:59 p.m.

This role involves supporting people who have a sight and hearing loss or have a dual sensory impairment and an additional disability to become as independent as possible through supporting individual choice and control.

You will be required to carry out enablement support as required, support people to access their community through their preferred method of travel, and to enable individuals to communicate as fully as possible, in any given situation by providing access to written communication.

You will need experience of working with people with sight loss, experience of supporting people in communication and making informed choices, excellent written and communication skills.

You will be required to work 22 hours per week, flexibly Monday to Friday with the requirement to work occasional weekends and some unsocial hours to meet service needs.

In return we offer excellent health benefits, a defined contribution pension scheme and access to an employee assistance programme. The hours for this role can be worked flexibly by agreement.

Closing date: Sunday 2nd July 2017, 12 midnight


Interview date: Friday 7th July 2017


This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume you have regrettably not been selected for interview on this occasion

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