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Support Worker

  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: Fam/22/201321
  • Published: Tue 14/06/2022, 14:44 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 12/07/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Part Time
  • Hours: 18 - 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 4
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 247 Markhouse Road, Walthamstow, Waltham Forest

The following position is vacant at The Markhouse Centre- Day service for adults with Learning Disability, Complex needs and Autism.

Team based at 247 Markhouse Rd, Walthamstow, E17 8DW.

Successful applicants will demonstrate the following qualities at a level that is appropriate to the post being applied for:

  • A good understanding of the social and care needs of adults with a learning disability based, Complex needs and Autism on experience of working in a health, social care, or community setting. (Transferable skills will be considered)
  • Key working experience
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Good networking and team skills.
  • Effective Partnership work with a range of providers in the community.
  • A committed Person-Centred approach to supporting service users to reach their full potential
  • Good IT skills

Support Worker, (Full Time) Permanent.

SC4 Scale.

Ref:

This post is specifically to work with adults with learning disability who have complex needs and present behaviours that challenge the service.  You will need to have the skills and experience of supporting people with learning disabilities in group setting as well as on a 1:1 basis to access building-based activities.

You need to be focussed on commitment to your personal development, equality and diversity, embracing change and progression of the service to respond to future needs and outcomes of our service users.

This will be within an agreed programme to meet individual service user’s needs.  You will also need to be able to work support service users to integrate into group settings, promote independence, dignity, and respect.

You will be a good communicator and will be expected to make accurate written records of your work and service user progress as well as accessible information for easy access.

Downloads

  • Safer Recruitment Statement
  • Equal Opportunities Policy Statement and Equality Act 2010 guidance
  • JD
  • PS

How to Apply

Application Information

 

Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please email recruitment@walthamforest.gov.uk so we can arrange an alternative.

 

For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

 

 

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  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: Fam/22/201321
  • Published: Tue 14/06/2022, 14:44 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 12/07/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Part Time
  • Hours: 18 - 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 4
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 247 Markhouse Road, Walthamstow, Waltham Forest

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