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Young People's Disability Co-Ordinator
We have a fantastic opportunity to join a large and very well known organisation as a Young Peoples Disability Co-Ordinator, based in Reigate, Surrey. The successful candidate will be responsible for a range of services for young people with complex needs and disabilities (age 12-18) including weekly term time Saturday and evening clubs and school holiday provisions and must have experience of delivering activities and working with young people with a range of disabilities. Duties will include to manage and coordinate the weekly term time, weekend and evening clubs, along with holiday clubs for youth people with disabilities. To be involved in the development of on-going Short Break services, to take responsibility for the running and security of the Centre when required, and deal with any issues efficiently and appropriately, to coordinate and take responsibility for the planning, organisation and delivery of holiday, weekend and evening clubs, to market and promote the centre, to plan and deliver a structured programme of suitable activities to the needs of the children attending the centre, to work closely with the Children’s Services coordinators and Youth Services department to ensure a unified service, and to help young people transition where needed, to develop ASD specific services for young people, to lead a small team of play workers and volunteers, and to ensure that the service provided is of high quality and appropriate for young people with a physical disability, learning difficulties and sensory impairments, to assist in the recruitment and training along with taking responsibility to line manage senior play workers, bank play workers and volunteers, to work closely with individuals and their families to identify a range of social, play and leisure activities to meet the needs of the young people, to provide information, guidance and advice for parents about local services for young people and families. The role requires a flexible work pattern in term time. The pattern will include Saturday working 9.00am – 5.00pm, two Sundays per month from 9.00am - 5.00pm and also some evening shifts per week to mirror our programme of activities. The remaining hours will be spread between Tuesdays and Fridays, but the candidate will be expected to be flexible to meet the needs of the role. If you are interested in this position and have some similar experience, please apply online. Synergy Group is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit (link removed) Location: Surrey Salary: £22,000 - £22,915 pa Hours: Full-time Type: Permanent Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:10:52 GMT



Learning Disability Worker
Do you have a passion for support work, an understanding and empathetic attitude? We are looking for a Learning Disability Care Worker/Night care worker .This rewarding opportunity allows you to offer your support and assistance to adults with learning disabilities at one of our residential settings. The key aspects will involve • Provide companionship, social, emotional, leisure, occupational and educational support in accordance with their wishes and support plan • Encourage our service users to reach there full potential • Assist our service users with new learning techniques • Making a real difference in the service users lives What is crucial for these positions is maintaining independence for the people we support. We require all candidates to be able to drive and have their own vehicle. We have a insightful Open day on the 15th Dec 2014 to show you what amazing work we do with our service users and what we have to offer you as an employee. So please call Teniel or 0203 017 to reserve you space. Synergy Group is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit (link removed) Location: Wycombe Salary: £7.65 - £8.46 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Permanent Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:29 GMT



Learning Disability Waking Nights Care Worker
one of the most exhilarating places to work. We offer a wide range of support for older people with Learning disability’s and have stimulating opportunities for positive individuals interested in Support. We are looking for: - Learning Disability Waking Nights Care Worker This captivating opportunity allows you to make a significant difference in people’s lives by supporting adults with learning disabilities in a residential setting. The key aspects will involve • Supporting people who use services to take there medication as prescribed and recorder in the individual medication Administration record • Ensuring the Security of the service during night hours • Practically assist people who use services with tasks of daily living such as care and mobility, and end of life care, as directed in the support plan. • As a Key worker you will be required to work with individuals to develop their participation, a person centred support plan enduring that their needs and wishes are met. Ensure the plan is kept up to date, obtaining appropriate input from relatives, other professionals and staff colleagues • Provide companionship, social, emotional, leisure, occupational and educational support in accordance with their wishes and support plan • Make, change beds and tidy bedrooms; Laundry prepare snacks and drinks What is crucial for these positions is a passion for support work, an understanding and empathetic attitude. We require all candidates to be able to drive and have their own vehicle. Open day on the 15th Dec 2014 , so please call Teniel or Kiera on 0203 017 5042 or 0203 017 5005 to reserve you space . The Synergy Group is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit (link removed) Location: Wycombe Salary: £8.46 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Permanent Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:29 GMT



Care Manager - Physical Disability
Job Title – Qualified Social Worker – Physical Disability & Older Persons Location – Merseyside Job Type – Contract Duration – 3 months Pay Rate – £13 to 16 p/h We have a fantastic opportunity for experienced qualified Social Workers to take the next step in their professional career with a well established local authority. The role will involve joining a busy, fast paced team whose paramount objective is always an adults wellbeing and safety. The role will involve – • Best interest and DOLS • Safeguarding alerts and you would be expected to work as an investigating manager under the safeguarding procedures on a rota basis What we require from you – • Suitable candidates must be a qualified social worker (DipSw, CSw etc..) and have at least two years relevant post qualification experience working within the UK • Must be able to work under pressure and at a fast pace • Must have a good understanding of DOLS and best interest • You must be fully registered with the HCPC • Able to provide five years worth of referencing • All appointments are subject to CRB clearances If you are interested in this position or would like more information on other QSW roles please send your CV now and we will contact successful applicants within 72 hours. The Synergy Group has been established since 1997 and is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care professionals. Working with The Synergy Group offers you – • An honest and personal service from a dedicated team with over twenty years combined social work recruitment experience. • Access to a wide selection of social worker vacancies across the UK • Excellent, competitive pay rates • Weekly payroll service for both PAYE and Ltd company schemes • Free DBS and DBS renewal for all working candidates • An excellent refer ‘a friend / colleague’ scheme, which can earn you up to £250 in vouchers for a shop of your choice, for every placed referral. The Synergy Group is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit (link removed) Location: Merseyside Salary: £13.00 - £16.00 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:24 GMT



Care Manager Learning Disability Immediate and Early Inter
Our client has a locum job vacancy for a care manager to work within a learning disability immediate and early intervention team based in Sheffield. This vacancy has an initial 3 month contract and the pay rate for this role is £12 per hour (limited company worker). Duties include:Undertaking initial and core assessmentsSupporting service users to remain independent within the communityPreventing the need for ongoing specialised services Requirements: You must have at least 2 years recent experience working within a similar role. The successful applicant will have excellent assessment skills together with a strong commitment to promoting independence and wellbeing. Reasonable Adjustments: If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement. Contact: This job is advertised by Fabio Girsberger; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients’ requirements. Location: Sheffield Salary: £12.00 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: 3 Months

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:24 GMT



Care/Support Living/Learning Disability Workers
Come join our team Are you looking for a new challenge for 2015 then come join our team. Our organisation is one of the most exciting place to work, we have various exciting opportunities for individuals interested in Support people with Learning disability’s We have cutting edge techniques in supporting people as well as giving you a qualification whilst you work. We are looking for care workers, waking night care workers, supported living workers, learning disability care workers and learning disability waking night care workers. This fantastic opportunity to work with some of the best will allow you to make a real difference in people’s lives supporting adults with learning disabilities in a residential setting. The key aspects of all the positions available will involve: • Developing key skills to become an experienced well rounded support worker • Opportunities to be sponsored through qualifications • Working within a varied environment within a team where no two days will be the same • Building relationships with service users and team members • Working toward pre-empted goals and targets to encourage service users’ development • Making a real difference in the service users lives What is crucial for these positions is a passion for support work and an understanding and empathetic attitude toward what working with individuals with Learning disabilities is like. We do though require all candidates to be able to drive and have their own car or be able to commute to the High Wycombe area. We have limited spaces for our openday on the 12th Dec 2014 , so please call Siva or Patricia on 0203 017 5042 or 0203 017 5015 to reserve you space . Alternative you can text us ‘’Support Worker’’ on 07944641102 The Synergy Group is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit (link removed) Location: Wycombe Salary: £7.01 - £8.46 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Permanent Starting: Immediately Duration: ONGOING

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:24 GMT



Team Manager Children's Disability
Team Manager Children’s Disability Team Rate negotiable Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable service users and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are currently looking to source a Team Manager for a Childrens Disability who can demonstrate strong communication skills, good legislation knowledge and a ‘can-do’ attitude to work. To become part of the Capita Social team you will be:- HCPC registered.Have managerial experience with a children’s social work teamHave strong communication skills as well ability to negotiate and discuss cases with various agencies.Be able to delegate and manage your time effectively.Be a team player in order to achieve the best possible resultsAble to be forthcoming with work and delivering the best service possible to vulnerable service usersFor this team in particular you do not have to be from a Children’s Disability team in particular however some experience would be advantageous. At Capita we take our responsibilities to you seriously, our aim is to provide you with work in a variety of settings and to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts, even it is sometimes just to say thank you for a job well done. As part of the Capita Social Work Team you will benefit from:- The support of a dedicated Consultant who will listen to what you wantPlenty of variety and choice of work in Social workCompetitive rates of payAccess to exciting projects whether they be local or throughout EnglandAn honest , straight forward and helpful service CSR is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, religion, culture or disability. Each individual is assessed on merit alone. For further details about this role please contact Izzy Cristovao on 0121 688 8220 or email (email address removed) Capita Social Care and Housing is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Location: Basingstoke & Deane Salary: £38.00 - £45.00 ph Dedicated Capita Consultant Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:24 GMT



Social Worker | Child Disability | Southampton
Our Client is looking for an experienced social worker in Childrens Disability Teams to work within their multi-agency team. Candidates will be considered if they have disability experience and/or significant eperience in other Childrens Teams. They are open to QSWs and Senior QSWs as they have immediate openings in this role and opportunities in related teams shortly. This Southampton role is set to pay £28-£32 Please apply or send CVs/ email (email address removed) This is a multi-agency team working with Disability cases and would need someone who preferably has Section 47 investigation experience and multi-agency experience, but not essentialMust be HCPC registeredHave solid track record/ referencesAble to hit the ground runningLocum experience preferred definitely not essential Contact MATT BRUCE - To apply to this role please forward a copy of your CV to (email address removed) or for more information and to learn about similar Qualified Social Work roles, please contact Matthew Bruce on 0207 456 8950 Working with Caritas Recruitment offers you a number of benefits including: • Your own dedicated specialist consultant • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK • Prompt and reliable payroll • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year • Free DBS and compliance service • £200 referral fee Location: Southampton Salary: £28.00 - £32.00 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: 3 Months

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:11:24 GMT