- DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL
- Adult Care Operations and Health
- Work Location
- Rushbrook, Totnes TQ9 5HW
- Occupational group
- Social Care & Health
- Salary details
- £17,173 to £18,672 per annum pro rata
- Job term
- Appointment type
- Various Hours
- 1 x 37 hours (Permanent) and 1 x 29.5 hours (Fixed Term)
- Closing Date
- 17 August 2018
- For an informal discussion please contact
- Geoff on 01803863010
2 posts available - 1 x 37 hours (Permanent) and 1 x 29.5h hours (Fixed Term).
Are you looking for a new exciting opportunity and would you enjoy supporting individuals? If so we would be interested in hearing from you.
Totnes Day Service is a service which provides support for individuals with learning disabilities. We are seeking to appoint a creative, committed and motivated person to work within our purpose built centre and in the community.
Previous experience is not essential, as full training will be given. What we desire is your enthusiasm, energy, local knowledge and commitment to really opening up people’s lives.
Working as part of the Totnes team requires you to support individuals to take part in activities within the centre or in the community. This could involve developing skills to increase a person’s independence, for them to be able to achieve their full potential, this could include life skills, cooking, travel training, exploring skills for employment as well as activities such as crafts, gardening and music etc, part of which will include supporting people to access Hydrotherapy/swimming sessions.
You will need to be a good team worker, effective communicator and be able to work in a person centred way with people. This role will also involve personal care and an element of lone working.
Please note that the Fixed Term (29.5 hrs) post is compliant with Para 1 Sch 9 of Equality Act 2010 relating to Occupational Requirements and a Female is required.
For informal chat and look around the centre please call Geoff on 01803863010
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.
Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice