Support Worker

Closing date: 
23 Oct 2017
Do you want to make a positive difference to people’s lives? If yes, then our Support Worker job vacancies in Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey may be perfect for you!

About the role

To make sure we are best placed to grow our services and to reach more people who need our support we have a number of permanent opportunities for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our team of Support Workers. Working in our residential unit, education centre or within our community based services your patient support and encouragement will assist individuals who have varying degrees of independence. You will assist the development of life skills, help with personal care and enable access to social activities including Gateway and wheelchair ice-skating to name but a few.

We also have casual (bank) opportunities in this area attracting an hourly rate of £7.50. Our casual arrangements are very flexible and can fit around your life. We are looking for people with a wide range of availability and have various shifts available.

What we can offer you

We offer family friendly working patterns, including every other weekend off. We ensure high staffing ratios that enable us to provide first class care. We also offer generous annual leave, starting at 35 days leave per year (pro rata). Sense has first class training and development opportunities which is widely recognised as excellent in the sector.  We are also keen to offer apprenticeships in social care.

About us

Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

If you would like more information on the role please contact Patrick Black on: [email protected]

No agencies please.


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Chloe Leedham
Closing date:
23 Oct 2017 11:59
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Part time
£15,600 - £15,600
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