Support Worker



Organisation
Sense
Reference
46079
Sector
Disability, Health, Medicine & Well Being, Social Care
Location
Rotherham
Salary Details
£17,979 per annum
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours per Week
37.5
Closing Date
24/10/2021
Do you have a sense of adventure? Do you like being out doors? Do you like exploring your local community? If so come and join Sense in Rotherham!

Job Description

We are currently recruiting Support Workers to join us in Rotherham. We have permanent full time positions available working 37.5 hours per week. We are looking for candidates with full flexibility; and can be available for mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends. 

You will be working with a team of people across two of our supported living services in Rotherham. Where we support adults with multi-sensory impairments and / or complex needs. You do not need to have previous support worker experience as we do provide you with full training. The most important thing for us is that you share our values and that no matter how complex their disabilities, no one should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

We have lots of fun in Rotherham so some of the things you would be supporting with is: Exploring the local community, travelling on public transport, going to local pubs and restaurants, shopping, swimming, playing computer games, walking, going to our local Sense Centre but do not worry we do like time in the house also; watching TV, listening to music, playing games etc. 

Does this sound right for you? are you ready to make a difference to someone's life? 

Working at Sense gives you a wide range of benefits including:

  • 24 days’ holiday + bank holiday entitlement; increasing with length of service
  • Free DBS Check
  • Free leadership and management development (such as our award winning Growing Stronger Leaders Together programme) 
  • Free access to over 100 online and face to face training including the care certificate.
  • On-going development opportunities
  • Flexible working and family friendly policies
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Health and well-being support
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discount scheme 

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. Please do mention Ethical Jobseeker when applying to help to monitor our recruitment advertising.

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, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.

Company Description

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential. Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.