Are you looking for rewarding employment? Do you want to make a difference to people's lives?
We’re looking to recruit Bank Support Assistants to work flexibly across our Supported Housing & Care services for adults with learning and physical disabilities and/or mental health needs. The main purpose of this role is to assist the people we support in their full and varied daily and social activities.
We currently have opportunities for Bank Support Assistants within our registered care, supported living and community support services in the following areas of Essex:
- Canvey Island
- South Ockendon
We are also seeking a number of Bank Qualified Nurses to work in our registered nursing services, providing care, clinical excellence and leadership at our services in Shoeburyness, Billericay and South Ockendon. Candidates must have full NMC registration in order to be considered for nursing posts.
What we can offer you:
- A varied, rewarding and interesting workplace;
- Work patterns that fit around your own commitments - for example, we can accommodate term-time or holiday-only shift patterns;
- Many of our services are 24-hour, so there are various shift patterns available, including lates/earlies/weekends/nights;
- Free mandatory and specialist training, workplace mentoring and support;
- Competitive salary and benefits.
The type of candidate we're looking for:
If you can demonstrate a commitment and passion for working with people and you have an interest and/or previous experience of working in the social care sector, we would welcome your application.
Please note that you will need to choose your preferred shift pattern and location when applying for this post.
This advertisement is part of an ongoing recruitment campaign within Estuary Housing Association’s Supported Housing & Care team. The vacancy will remain open until all posts have been filled; however, applications will be reviewed and shortlisted on a fortnightly basis.
Safeguarding & Recruitment
Estuary is committed to safeguarding and practices safer recruitment standards and expects all staff to share the commitment to safeguarding children and people with care and support needs. The successful applicants will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK. These posts are also subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS checks.
Equality & Diversity
At Estuary Housing Association we are committed to embedding equality and diversity at the heart of our work. We aim to be an inclusive organisation, where individual differences are respected, where staff, people who use services, as well as their families and carers, are treated with dignity and on the basis of their merits, abilities and needs, and where everyone has a fair opportunity to fulfil their potential without suffering discrimination or disadvantage
Please note that successful candidates will be required to sign up for the DBS update service and pay the yearly cost for this themselves, and will not be paid for attending mandatory training.
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