Summer Casual Day Service Support Worker

30 hours per week

Various contracts available from 4 to 8 weeks paid at £9.16 per hour.

You will be a flexible person with a ‘can-do’ attitude.  You will have an ability to develop positive relationships with people and be passionate in supporting vulnerable people to reach their potential. You’ll want to make a positive difference to people’s lives and take pride in delivering high quality support. You’ll have a belief that people have a right to control and define their own lives regardless of disability, and see your role as enabling them to do this by supporting them to engage in a wide range of activities and opportunities both within our centres and in the wider community.

You will be working alongside a team of staff in one of our Learning Disability Day Service bases.  However, as a flexible member of staff you may be asked to work at any of our bases across the borough depending on service need.  Hours of work are 30 hours to be worked Monday to Friday daytime.

As a Summer Casual Day Service Support Worker you will be responsible for supporting adults with learning and physical disabilities to engage in meaningful daytime activities either in groups or individual basis.  This post is a physical job where there is a requirement to move and handle people, support individuals with personal care, manoeuvre adults who use wheelchairs both indoors and out in the community, support people to use public transport and support with wider community activities such as swimming, voluntary work, dance sessions and sports. Consequently, staff will need to have good health and the physical capacity to carry out these duties.

We will offer you a training package which will involve 3 days induction and an opportunity to update your current training and development needs.

As a successful candidate you will part of our Team and will be able to apply for care jobs in Persona as and when they come available for advertisement.

This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure.

If this sounds like the role for you register for our Recruitment Event on 17th & 18th June at 5pm - 7pm approx.

Contact us on 0161 253 6135 to register for our event.  Interviews will take place on the day.