BID Services Vacancy: Support Worker (VI/HI)-Leeds

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Do you have the passion and experience in supporting people who have a sensory loss? Then BID Services  would like to hear from you.

Salary: £16,766 per annum

Hours: 37 per week

They are recruiting for a Support worker (HI/VI) to join their friendly team at Leeds Hearing and Sight loss Service to provide high-quality support for our service users who are  Deaf, Hearing Impaired, sight Impaired or severely sight impaired , Deafblind or have acquired Dual Sensory Loss to facilitate opportunities to live meaningful and fulfilled lives.

As a Support worker you will be providing a range of housing related interventions by co working with Assessors, so that service users can maintain their tenancy and achieve independence to their best ability.

You will be responsible for booking own appointments, managing workload and dealing with general day to day correspondence ensuring service users case notes, risk assessments, support plans are read and  case notes/interventions are updated on our database.

To be successful for the post you will have to be qualified to BSL Level 3 (or working towards) and ideally hold a related qualification such as Hearing Impairment or Visual Impairment training. Flexibility is essential as the post requires evenings and weekend work.

Closing date: 28/05/2019

Interview date:  04/06/2019

How to apply:

Please complete an application form which can be downloaded from BID Services’ website: www.bid.org.uk

Address any queries to the Human Resources Team by contacting jobs@bid.org.uk

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2019-05-08T10:31:58+00:00 8th May 2019|0 Comments

About the Author:

Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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