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Title:  Bank Support Assistant

Location: 

Mansfield, East Midlands, GB, NG18 2RE

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Supported Living
Requisition Number:  50336

 

Bank Support Assistant

 

Corner House, Mansfield

 

£8.68 per hour (rising to £9.14 after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)

 

Hours as and when required including weekends and public holidays

 

 

Do you need flexibility in the days you work? Our bank contracts allow you to choose from available shifts while giving you the benefits of a consistent work place and the opportunity to build positive relationships with the individuals we support.

 

We are seeking a Bank Support Assistant to make a real difference to the lives of our residents. Recently rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC, Corner House Floating Support is based at the newly refurbished care home near to Mansfield town centre, providing support and enablement for adults with learning disabilities in the Mansfield and Ashfield areas. If you want to make positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

 

Read more about Corner House here

 

The role of Bank Support Assistant will include:

  • Providing a high quality, hands-on care and support service for our residents
  • Ensuring that residents are supported by developing their daily living skills such as cooking, cleaning, shopping and being part of their community
  • Working with colleagues and partner agencies to achieve the best outcome for our residents

Skills and experiences:

  • Ideally you will have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities, however candidates with enthusiasm, a real passion for the role and a willingness to learn are encouraged to apply as we are committed to delivering a tailored training programme
  • Initiative and assertiveness will also be key to your success, as you will be required to source innovative solutions to problems, allowing our clients to reach their potential
  • Excellent interpersonal, organisational, listening and time management skills, allowing you to form positive relationships with people
  • A successful candidate for this position will have an NVQ Level 2 or higher
  • Occasional travel may be requirement of the role, therefore a full, valid driving licence is desirable

Why work for Sanctuary Supported Living?

We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

 

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services, floating support and telecare services. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, people with mental health needs and older people.

 

Ready to join Sanctuary Supported Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Supported Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

Read the full job profile here

 

Closing Date: 25 September 2019

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Supported Living, take a look at our Twitter feed or search #LifeatSanctuary

 

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.


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