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Support Assistant

  • Employer: Notting Hill Genesis
  • Reference: HSG/10-2020/SA
  • Published: Wed 14/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 28/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 20 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,683 per annum (pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Cheviot Gardens, Lambeth

Could you work alongside the existing management team to provide support to our vulnerable residents by carrying out robust assessments to determine the level of need?  

You would take a lead in carrying out various levels of assessments for the residents, from referral stage to ensuring that the support plan and risks assessments and other administrative tasks are up to date.

The role is a job share so you will be working closely with our existing support assistant to provide the customers with comprehensive support plans and reviews. 

Thsi is a part-time Support Assistant role to work 20 hours a week, 3 days a week on (on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays).

We are looking for someone to support our customers, including many vulnerable adults, to achieve positive outcomes, including improving health and wellbeing, social interaction, and tenancy sustainment.

As part of the management team you will be putting our customers at the very centre of the personalised services we deliver. You will be trained in effective needs assessment methods that focus on how our customers want to be living their lives.

You will write comprehensive support plans that ensure every aspect of a customer’s life is supported so they are safe, secure and are able to maintain it in a positive, happy, and dignified way.

You will be quick to build relationships with customers, their relatives/carers, and partner agencies, and be competent at expressing yourself in writing.

In return we offer you 25 days annual leave (pro rata), health cash plan, season ticket loan, tenancy deposit loan, cycle 2 work scheme, life assurance and a generous contributory pension offer.

This role requires a DBS check.  Therefore, an enhanced check will be requested in the event of you being offered the position as part of our pre-employment checking process.

Applications for this role close at midday on 28 October 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview and assessments on 17 November 2020.

Please note that should a redeployee apply for this role, their application will be considered before any others.

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How to Apply

Our ethos is to provide equal opportunities to all, and to ensure we represent the communities we serve – we have joined the G15’s diversity pledge to encourage ethnic (BAME) diversity in housing association leadership.

We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. If you have the skills, experience and values we're seeking, please apply to join us and be part of an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity, equality of opportunity and provides a place for you to grow your career.

Please apply for this role with us online. If you are not able to apply online or require any reasonable adjustments in the application process, please contact our HR team via jobs@nhhg.org.uk to discuss your requirements.

 

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  • Employer: Notting Hill Genesis
  • Reference: HSG/10-2020/SA
  • Published: Wed 14/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 28/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 20 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,683 per annum (pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Cheviot Gardens, Lambeth

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