Job Title: Day Service Organiser
Location: Stevenage Resource Centre
Salary Range: £18,672 - £21,693 pa
Hours: 37 per week
Stevenage Resource Centre is a multi-purpose day service providing day opportunities to people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and dementia. As a DSO you will be offering a wide range of activities and support to individuals who have a diverse range of needs and abilities.
Previous experience in a professional caring role with adults is essential and you will be required to demonstrate how your work puts the person at the centre of your practice. You will be required to develop professional relationships with service users, carers, external organisations, and colleagues from health and social care settings.
You will have an NVQ/QCF Level 2 qualification and be willing to work towards a QCF Level 3. An ability to focus upon the individual is essential and you must be comfortable assisting people with personal care.
You will direct and supervise the work of support staff and good communication and written skills are essential. You will have good IT skills in order to complete reports and records on the computer when necessary.
As part of this application you will be required to complete a full supporting statement detailing your suitability based on the requirements detailed in the job outline. If you do not complete a full supporting statement your application will be rejected.
For an informal discussion, please contact Holly Finnigan on 01438 725820
Closing date: 24 September 2018
Interview date: 5 October 2018