HFT Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
Jun 23, 2018Full time
Supported Living Worker Would you like a meaningful job that makes a difference, supporting individuals to fulfil their potential? Hft is a national charity and a leading force in supporting people with learning disabilities and their families. A nationwide organisation, we support over 3,000 people through innovative, person-centred services with a strong focus on promoting independence. Everything we do focuses on helping the people we support live the best life possible and by working in partnership with them, and those that know them well, we create flexible services that meet their needs, whether they need a lot, or just occasional support. We currently have vacancies for Supported Living Workers in our Leeds service, working full or part time shifts on a rota basis. No experience is required for these roles - life experience and personal values are just as important. Position: Supported living Workers Location: Leeds Hours: Various from 10 hours per week to 37.5 hours full time Salary: £7.48 - £7.86 per hour (dependent on age, probation & qualifications) Closing date: 4 July 2018 About the Role As a Support Worker / Care Worker for Hft, you will enable the people we support to lead fulfilling lives based upon their personal support needs. About You No previous experience is required for this role, what is more important is that you have a passion and desire to be part of the social care world, and are enthusiastic about supporting people. An awareness or knowledge of learning disabilities would be great, however if you have a caring nature, like being around people and can tackle issues with a positive frame of mind, then you are highly encouraged to apply today. This role may involve some intimate personal care. As we provide 24/7 support you need to be able to work shifts, including weekends, some nights and Bank Holidays. You may also be required to accompany people we support on holidays and attend training courses and other activities. What we offer We offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities including 20 days holiday rising to 25 days after the first year (plus bank holidays) and a contributory pension scheme. We'll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in our teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible. NO AGENCIES PLEASE You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP etc. This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.