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Day Support Worker

  • Employer: Isle of Wight Council
  • Reference: IOWC/20/136202
  • Published: Thu 22/10/2020, 13:45 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 06/11/2020, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week
  • Salary: £10,000 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Plean Dene, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight

Service Area:                   Adult Social Care & Community Well-Being

Post Title:                         Day Support Worker Ref: 50035312

Post Number:                  50035312

Team Name:                    Plean Dene

Workplace:                      Homes for Adults with a Learning Disability, Plean Dene, Shanklin,

Salary:                               Grade 4, £15,658.38 to £15,971.35 per annum

Hours:                               30 hours

Contract Type:                Permanent

 

The Isle of Wight Council operates Plean Dene residential Learning Disability Home which provide a safe environment for the residents enabling them to lead fulfilled and enriched lives.

 

We are looking to appoint positive, committed and forward-thinking Day Support Workers who will be supporting residents in the authority-run homes for adults with a learning disability and Behaviours that Challenge.

 

You will play a key role in delivering a high-quality service, which has a person-centred approach and actively supports and maximises residents’ independence and life experience. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate an appropriate level of literacy and numeracy with a clear commitment to excellence. It is an important feature of these roles that residents have access to the range of community activities and we therefore welcome applications from people who are able to drive vehicles used by the residents in the homes.

 

You will be well supported and receive regular structured supervision, training and development opportunities.

 

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Christine Grimes, on 01983 866015.

 

Find out more about working for the Isle of Wight Council and living on the Island here.

 

This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

 

The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees.  The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community.

 

In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.

 

Please view information pack and complete your job application online, telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

 

In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.

 

Closing Date: 06/11/2020

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  • Employer: Isle of Wight Council
  • Reference: IOWC/20/136202
  • Published: Thu 22/10/2020, 13:45 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 06/11/2020, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week
  • Salary: £10,000 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Plean Dene, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight

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