Community Support Worker (Driver Essential)
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated individual with great communication skills to join our team as a Community Support Worker in Bristol. This is a flexible, part time role working approximately 15 hours per week.
We are looking for someone to join our team of adaptable and motivated staff with great communication skills to help make a difference to the lives of the people we support. The main purpose of this role is to support people with complex communication needs to be as involved as possible in every part of their day to day lives, so that they can be full and active members of society.
A full UK driving licence and use of your own vehicle is an essential requirement for this role.
Experience is not necessarily required for this role as we are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives.
Flexibility is needed as working times do vary and may include evenings and weekends; we will however provide you with a rota in advance so you can plan your life accordingly.
Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.
Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.
Working as a Support Worker at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.
Our selection process aims to make sure that the role is right for you and you are right for us. It involves completing an online application form, taking part in a value based interview/assessment process and visiting one of our services.
If you would like more information on the role, please contact Emma Holden via Emma.Holden@sense.org.uk
No agencies please.