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Outreach Support Worker – Appledore, Eastry

Job Type: Support worker
Location: Eastry, Kent
Salary: £15,500 - £16,200 per annum + mileage + benefits
Deadline: Friday, December 28, 2018 at 12:00 AM
Description:

We have an exciting opportunity for Outreach Support Workers to join the Avenues Outreach Support team in Eastry and Aylesham, Kent.

In this varied and dynamic role you will empower the people we support to have active and fulfilling lives aligned with their needs and aspirations. You will enable people to live as independently as possible and to become happier and more content with their lives as a result.

As an Outreach Support Worker you will provide support to service users in their own homes and in the community and as such it is essential that you hold a valid driving licence and have your own vehicle.

Appledore is an outreach service supporting people with learning disabilities in East Kent.

Benefits of working for Avenues Group

To be an Outreach Support Worker it is beneficial to have experience in a similar role which Avenues will help you to build upon through fantastic training and support, from day one, to enable you to be outstanding in your role. We ask share our values of Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Pride and our vision of a fairer, brighter future for everyone.

We recognise the value that experience can bring and successful candidates with at least 12 months’ sector experience will see this reflected in their salary.

What skills and expertise will you need?

As an Outreach Support Worker you will often be working alone and so the ability to manage your own workload, work unsupervised and make decision independently are essential. You will be a natural when it comes to thinking on your feet and making the commitment to see things through and get the best outcomes for the people we support. Above all you’ll be willing to learn and take a flexible approach to your role.

In return Avenues will provide you with the chance to learn and develop new skills including gaining recognised qualifications in social care. With opportunities to develop your career and access to a comprehensive staff benefits package this is a real opportunity to begin a rewarding career with Avenues Group.

Be the person to make a difference! Apply now by sending an up-to-date CV to applysoutheast@avenuesgroup.org.uk

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