Bank Support Assistant

Closing date 
17/07/2019
Region 
West Midlands
Town 
Cannock
Reference 
48431
Salary 
£8.68 per hour

Bank Support Assistant

Avalon House, Cannock

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

Hours as and when required

Avalon House is a small scheme with 6 self contained flats, offering support to 6 tenants with mental health and or learning disabilities. We provide a minimum of three hours of personal care and support a week to vulnerable adults with low to medium support needs. Our structured package of tailored support uses the Star Model to agree a personalised support plan helping residents to identify their needs and aspirations. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a fabulous opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced scheme.

The role of Bank Support Assistant will include:

  • Enabling and empowering clients by providing a high quality, hands on and person-centred care and support service
  • Supporting clients to develop their daily living skills including cooking, cleaning, shopping and being an active part of the community
  • Sourcing innovative solutions to problems that allow clients independence to be maximised
  • Working with colleagues and partner agencies to achieve the best outcome for our clients

Skills and experiences:

  • Experience of working with vulnerable people is ideal, however, candidates with enthusiasm, real passion and a willingness to learn are encouraged to apply
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to be assertive will be key to your success
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload, calling upon your strong organisational skills
  • Good listening skills and the ability to solve problems, allowing you to form positive relationships with people

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

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

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