Support Worker

1-1 Support Worker Job based in the heart of London.

Your new company
This reputable non-for-profit organisation are looking for a Support Worker to work alongside and assisting the Engagement officer in their daily tasks. You will be based in the London Borough of Camden/Islington, while conducting work around the city of London.

Your new role
You will be assisting an engagement officer who has partial sight on their day to day work as an engagement officer. You will assist the engagement officer with tasks such as fundraising, providing workshops to eye hospitals and public relations. You will work assist with vision impairment workshops and vision impairment awareness within Local Authorities and public sectors. You will assist the engagement officer in carrying out health and safety risk assessments.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need a full and clean drivers licence. You will need to be available to work full time Monday - Friday but also be flexible with working on the weekends on an ad-hoc basis. You will need to have a can-do attitude towards work and be willing to travel to all 33 boroughs of London to meet the needs of the job role. You will be able to manage emotional demands from other service users. You will need a sense of humour. You'll be open and willing to learn and develop your skills as an 1 - 1 support worker. You will need to be competent in Microsoft Office packages.

What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to go from temporary to permanent after 6 months in the role. You will work alongside a friendly and personable team. You will work hours between 9 - 5 with the option to take days in lieu if you work on the weekend. You will be provided with your own uniform. Your travel around London for work will be reimbursed. You will need to have a liking of dogs.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job type:
Charities & Not For Profit
Care Worker
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Latifa Winston, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London

23 Lower Belgrave Street, Ebury Gate, London, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 0NT

Telephone: 02072598715

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