Senior Officer – Deafness Support Network
Senior Officer – 39.38 hrs p/w
Salary £19,623.16 rising to £20,123.16 p/a after 6 months
Based in Northwich
Who we are & what’s involved:
We are a Disability Confident employer with a vibrant Supported Living service in Northwich for D/deaf & Deaf Blind Adults with learning disabilities and/or challenging behaviour and other complex needs. Our values based culture comes from our knowledge that the services we provide make a real difference to the people we support.
With support from the Executive, Compliance, Finance and Health and Safety Administrators, you will be responsible for a team of Support Workers and the Tenants they support, overseeing day & night shifts to ensure compliance to CQC standards of care. Experience in a previous role, or one managing a small/large team of people is essential.
In this professional role, you will demonstrate compassion and empathy in your approach to caring for D/deaf, Deaf Blind and hard of hearing people. Communication is in BSL, therefore a Level 2 qualification, or equivalent experience would be an advantage.
Whether this is your first step into this sector, or you have prior experience, you will be fully supported by an excellent programme of continuous training and development; allowing you to truly shine in your role! In return we offer a range of benefits including:
252hrs per annum holiday inc. Bank Holidays, Company Sick Pay, Contributory pension scheme*, Training & Development Opportunities, Cycle to Work Scheme*, Gym Membership* & more! (* subject to qualifying criteria).
We are an equal opportunities employer working to attract the best talent from diverse backgrounds to enhance our specialised team. For further details on our values or to request the advert/job description in any other format, please visit https://www.vercida.com/uk/employers/deafness-support-network
To apply, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org – we will provide you with a link to an online application form while our website is under construction.
This role is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and completion of an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Closing Date for applications – 7th October 2019 @ 12 noon.
Interviews will be held on 9th October 2019.