- Organisation: Action on Hearing Loss
- Salary: £13,739 – £14,364 pro-rata
- Salary info: £13,739 (pro rata) this will increase to £14,364 (pro rata) upon successful completion of Mandatory Induction training and your probation period. Part-time (20 hours per week), Fixed-term (until September 2014)
- Job Type: Part time
- Closing date: 23 May 2014
- Location: Leicester
We are recruiting a Community Support Worker to be part of our team, based at our floating support service in Leicester, providing support in Leicester city and county.
The role includes lone working to provide independent living skills and housing related support. Successful candidates will be flexible, able to travel throughout the area and willing to work early morning, evening and weekends.
The nature of our business is growing and expanding and we can explain more at interview about the flexibility we require.
We are looking for people who have experience in working in social care. They will be understanding and empathetic with knowledge of deafness and deaf culture. Successful candidates will be BSL first language user or possess signing skills from Level 2 BSL and willingness to work towards Level 3. We provide an induction and training package and full management support.
This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Services check.
Action on Hearing Loss is the new name for RNID. We are working for a world where hearing loss doesn’t limit or label people, where tinnitus is silenced and where people value and look after their hearing.
For further information on how to apply, go to: http://www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk/get-involved/work-for-us/apply-for-jobs/cs2003-community-support-worker-midlands-outreach.aspx