Life Enabler

Hounslow | £21,606 per annum

Employer: Certitude
Sector/Specialism: Charity

Life Enabler
Location Hounslow West
Application Deadline 21 July 2022
Salary £21,606 per annum
Region: Hounslow

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity to join Certitude as a Life Enabler as we continue to grow as a Social Care provider in London.

Salary: £21,606 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours
Job Type: Permanent
Service: Learning Disabilities
Location: Hounslow
Positions Available: 3
Shift Pattern: 7am-3pm, 2.30-10pm, 9am-5pm and 9.30pm-8am


- A stimulating work environment full of opportunities to learn and develop
- 33 days’ annual leave, pension scheme and 24-hour Employee Assistance
- Paid Enhanced DBS
- Eye care vouchers
- Travel season ticket loan & Cycle to work Scheme (eligible after 12 months service)
- Perkbox

About the Role

The service is located in the heart of Hounslow and fully accessible as the two individuals we support at the service are both wheelchair users with medium support needs. They are soon to be married and require 24-hour support in all aspects of their daily living, such as personal care, support with activities, medical appointments, finances, etc.

The role of a Support Worker is to enable the people we support to manage aspects of their daily life.

Duties will include:

- Making a difference to the lives of those you support
- Help to use a range of recovery oriented and person-centered planning tools
- Ensure all plans and records relating to the people we support are accurate and up to date
- Support with everyday tasks to maximise the individual’s independence
- Work in a consistent and positive way with local managers and other team members to ensure people get a great service
- Undertake various levels of personal care and manual handling

About you

To be a Support Worker at Certitude, experience is not essential. Full training will be given; however, the following are essential:

- Ability to motivate others and build confidence
- Ability to work on your own initiative and be a great team player
- Practical, adaptable and organised
- Have interests and skills that they are willing to share and get others involved
- Ability to use technology - PC and modern technology equipment

About the Organisation

The Certitude Group are proud of our history of supporting people with complex mental health needs and learning disabilities. We support more than 1800 people across London through a diverse range of support services and believe in providing the right level of support, to enable individuals to flourish, contribute and live a good life.

We have high employee engagement and a strong commitment to people development from both our Board and Leadership Team. As a result, we are able to support people with mental health needs and learning disabilities to live the life they want to lead; happy, healthy, respected as equals and valued for their contribution within communities.

We aim to be the best social care employer in London and are proud of our reputation as a London employer - employing more than a 1500 colleagues and volunteers with a turnover of £48m.

Our Values

- Working Together
- Continuously Improving
- Inspired by People
- Trustworthy & Dependable
Do you want to be a Support Worker at Certitude? Select the apply button, complete an application form and someone from the Recruitment Team will be in touch!

All our posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure as well as a full employment history and employment references. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We reserve the right to close vacancies before the date stated when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.

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