The Community Living in Wrexham is continually developing to provide person centred supported living for adults with complex support need. The service is part of the Specialist Learning Disability Team, and is registered with the Care and Social Services Inspectorate for Wales. Developments within the service have created the opportunity for enthusiastic individuals to come and join our dedicated team to ensure that high quality support is delivered to people in the service.
As a Support Worker, you will: Support people with learning, sensory, or physical disabilities to enable them to fulfil their person centred plans, promoting positive outcomes and maximising independence. Need a commitment to providing excellent support to assist people to be as independent as possible in all aspects of daily life and in line with their personal support plan. Contribute to individuals physical and emotional well being. Ensure people’s individuality and personal dignity is respected at all times. As a 24 hour / 365 days per year service, be required to work in accordance with the rota which will include evenings, nights and weekends which will attract relevant enhancements. Need good communication skills, including record keeping.
For this post you will need to have a Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 2 (or equivalent vocational qualification) or a commitment to obtain this within a set timescale following appointment.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check.
Open days have been arranged for an informal discussion on 11th June 2012 and 12th June 2012 between 3pm -7pm at Greenacers, 67 Rhosddu Road, Wrexham LL11 2NW Or for an informal discussion, you can contact Kim Thomas – Team Manager on 01978 298535, Anna Feeley - Assistant Manager on 01978 298555, Sharon Gniotek - Assistant Manager on 01978 298553
Recruitment workshops will take place on 17/07/2012, 19/07/2012 and 23/07/2012 between 10am – 1pm Interviews will take place on the 25/07/2012, 26/07/2012 and 27/07/2012 For application forms & other particulars Please telephone the Human Resources Section 24 hour job-line on 01978 292992 or e-mail: HRServiceCentre@wrexham.gov.uk
To apply online please visit our website at www.wrexham.gov.uk