Job reference number:
West Sussex - Worthing
Hours per week:
up to 37.5 - Part Time & Full Time hours available
The Grace Eyre Foundation is a charity that has been working with people with learning disabilities since 1898, across Sussex. Our mission is to be led by people with learning disabilities in delivery of high-quality housing, support, employment, and activities in their local communities.
We are looking for someone who enjoys spending time with people, who is able to problem solve and is enthusiastic about supporting the people we support to achieve the goals they have set themselves in their lives.
The role of support worker with Grace Eyre combines working with people in Supported Living services which includes sleeping in overnight, supporting people in their own homes and in the community. We support people to learn the skills to be as independent as they can be whilst ensuring they are connected and safe in their communities.
Successful applicants will be required to provide details of 2 referees (one must be your most recent employer) and undertake an enhanced DBS Disclosure.
No applicant for employment or employee will be treated less favourably than another on grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership or pregnancy & maternity, and we encourage applications from people with learning disabilities or identify with being on the autistic spectrum/neurodiverse.
Staff benefits include enhanced holiday entitlement, cycle to work scheme, generous refer-a-friend scheme, one paid volunteering day a year, enhanced employer pension contribution, enhanced death in service, training and development opportunities and flexible working opportunities.
We are a living wage employer and have been accredited as an Investors in People employer.
Closing Date: Rolling Deadline