Location UK / Lisburn
Job Type Permanent part-time
Salary See description
Updated 2 days ago
Positive Futures is the leading charity for people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition and their families.
Due to an exciting period of organisational growth, we have the following vacancies at our Windermere Supported Living Service in Lisburn:
Senior Support Worker
30 hours per week *
Varied shift patterns to include evening weekends and night time support.
* we may consider part time contracts to fulfil the hours
At least 2 years’ experience of supporting people within a social care setting
Experience of: -assessment, development and implementation of Person Centred Care / Support Plans -using behaviour management strategies -assessing/managing risk
A full valid driving licence in order to meet the requirement to drive our service cars*.
* (Consideration will be given to those candidates unable to meet this criteria due to a disability.)
Full and part time hours available
Varied shift patterns to include evening, weekends, sleepovers and day time shifts
Support people to live the lives they want in their own homes
Work in a team to deliver support on a 24 hour shift schedule
You will have
6 months’ experience (paid or unpaid) providing care or support for someone
A positive attitude about the people we support
A full valid driving licence*
*Consideration will be given to those candidates unable to meet it due to disability.
Holiday allowance up to 33 days per year
4% pension contribution (for eligible staff)
Employee discount card
Generous sickness and maternity pay
Apply online: www.positive-futures.net before midnight on 29 September 2019
Tel: 028 9147 5720
Registered with The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (NIC101385)
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
Positive Futures operates a smoke free workplace