Community Support Worker

Recruiter
Brent Council
Location
Kenton, London (Greater)
Salary
£26,745 - £28,725 p.a. inc.
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Aug 2019
Ref
1900534
Job role
Support Worker
Contract Type
Full time

Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.

The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

The Post

At John Billam Resource Centre we support adults (18 – 65) with a learning disability and/or autism to access continuing education, secure real jobs, achieve desired goals and become more involved in their local community.

We are looking for Community Support Workers who can demonstrate compassion and empathy in their approach to supporting people with learning disabilities and autism.

The Person

You will be providing support to enable individuals to access meaningful activities in the local community and develop social and life skills that will enable them to make choices and take control of their lives.

You will be working in autism friendly environment and ways of working have been recognised and accredited by the National Autistic Society. You will support people to live their lives with the highest level of quality and to achieve their aspirational goals.

If you have the right values for our organisation, you will be supported by a programme of continuous training and development. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, or to find out more, complete your application online.