Relief / Bank Support Worker



Organisation
Sense
Reference
44770
Sector
Disability, Health, Medicine & Well Being, Older People, Social Care
Location
Peterborough
Salary Details
£8.72 per hour
Contract Type
Fixed, Part time, Permanent, Temporary
Hours per Week
0 - 37.5 hours per week (Hours to suit you)
Closing Date
02/12/2020
Do you want to make a positive difference to people’s lives? Our teams change people’s lives – could you? If yes, then our Relief / Bank Support Worker job vacancies in Peterborough may be perfect for you!

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for to join our team as a Relief / Bank Support Worker in Peterborough, these roles are fully flexible just let us know what hours you are looking for.  

Our Relief roles are very flexible and can fit around your life. We are looking for people with a wide range of availability and have shifts available in the days, nights, evenings and weekends.

As a Support Worker you will support and enable people to live the life they choose: to make choices, to express themselves and live as independently as possible. Your patient support and encouragement will assist individuals to run their own lives as much as possible – helping with personal care, supporting someone to rustle up some breakfast, do the weekly shop or visit a local café.

Sense also supports people to take part in some of our amazing arts and wellbeing activities – from dance to music making, swimming to rock climbing.

About you

Experience is not necessarily required for this role as we are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction and on-going training. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives. Take a look at our Values by visiting https://www.sense.org.uk/about/our-vision/

If you would like more information on the role please contact recruitment@sense.org.uk

No agencies please.

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying. Please note Sense will pay for your DBS check. 

If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format please contact the Recruitment department on 0121 415 6735 or textphone 0121 415 2720.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.  Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate.

Company Description

From the moment you join Sense, you will be part of an incredible group of people providing pioneering, high quality services to help people to communicate and experience the world. Together, we want to create a world where no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, is isolated, left out or unable to fulfil their potential.

You'll play a vital role in this life-changing work to support children, families and adults.

And you'll have the opportunity to form special connections and relationships, work in a supportive and flexible environment, and be a part of our highly skilled and motivated team.