Support Staff – Fisher Lane

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Support Worker- Fisher Lane

Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Salary: £16,816 – £19,088 per annum

Fixed term to cover maternity leave

Hours: 37 hours per week

Closing Date: Tuesday 14 May 2019

Interview Date: Friday 24th May 2019

Nottingham Community Housing Association (NCHA) is one of the largest locally based housing organisations in the East Midlands. Across the region we manage over 9,000 homes; house more than 15,000 tenants; provide over 1,500 bed spaces for people with support/care needs, in over 250 properties; and provide more than 500,000 hours of care and support each year. NCHA are looking to recruit support staff to join our service for deaf individuals on a fixed term basis.

Do you have a British Sign Language qualification, or are you from the deaf community?

Fisher Lane, part of the NCHA family, is a specific project for deaf individuals and those experiencing hearing loss, based in Mansfield in Nottinghamshire. The service aims to enhance and assist individuals to develop essential life skills and build confidence. If you have a minimum level 2 qualification in BSL and consider yourself open and eager to learn and improve, then please click on the apply button at the top and fill out your application by midnight on the 14th May.

We have a full time (37 hours per week) Support Worker role available on a fixed term basis to cover maternity leave. Support, which may be either within the home or in the community, may include personal care, administering medication, helping with finances, moving and handling duties – as you can see, the list is varied and no two days will be the same! The attached job description gives a thorough overview of what may be expected, but please do call us if you have any other queries.

Please note that due to the needs of the customers, there may be an element of moving and handling involved in the role; as such, you will need to be willing and able to undertake these duties.

All successful candidates will be required to work on a shift basis between 7am and 10pm including weekends and bank holidays.

Interviews will be held week commencing 20th May 2019.

Want to know why you should work with NCHA?

Benefits Package:

Competitive salary
Healthcare Cash Back Plan worth up to £1200 per year on your routine healthcare costs
28.5 days statutory annual leave (rising to 30.5 days after 5 years) + bank holidays
On-going training and development opportunities
Reward and recognition for staff who go the extra mile
Staff social activities sponsored by the organisation
Free Enhanced DBS where applicable
Benefits scheme offering discounts and cashback at high street shops and major supermarkets, gyms etc. via Health shield Perks
£250 for referring external candidates for a Care Assistant or Support Worker role
Free confidential access to 24hr assistance program for counselling, advice and support

Nottingham Community Housing Association
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
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