We are currently partnering with a leading supported living Housing Association based in Kent, who are recruiting for a Support Co-Ordinator to join their growing team on a permanent basis.
This is a full-time position with a salary band of £26,712 and is due to start at the earliest convenance.
Duties will include (but are not limited to):
Carrying out weekly welfare checks on their 170 residents, being a friendly face for any questions or queries
Assisting residents with their day-to-day tasks, activities and medications
Advising on welfare and benefits
Arranging social activities and coffee morning, ensuring residents are active and get involved
Skills, knowledge and expertise required:
Compassionate and enthusiastic attitude towards work
Can work independently
Experience previously working with the elderly is highly desirable
Rewards and Benefits:
Staff flat provided for night shifts with communal area and amenities
A workplace pension scheme (4% employee/4% employer contribution)
An Employee Assistance Programme (Simplyhealth)- offering discounted gym memberships, 24/7 GP services, free counselling sessions and cash back on dentist, opticians and prescriptions, etc.
6.6 weeks annual leave increasing to 7.6 weeks after 5 years’ service (including bank and public holidays)
A paid day off for your birthday
Up to twelve weeks sickness entitlement (based on length of service)
Reimbursement for professional memberships
Flexible and hybrid working options
Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend Scheme (£200 reward per referral)
Full training and support with your professional development
Free eye tests for those staff who use display screen equipment on a daily basis
Free uniform & DBS check
Free onsite parking
Access to and reimbursement of cost of Blue Light Card providing online and instore discounts across well-known retailers
Reimbursement of cost of flu vaccinations
39 hours per week on a 6 week rota basis
One weekend every 6 weeks
Two night shifts per week 5pm-8.30am
Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.
James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.
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