Are you looking for an inspiring and truly rewarding role? Join our Community Outreach Support Workers helping to support people with learning disabilities to thrive, grow and realise their dreams.
Position: Outreach Support Worker
Locations: Tonbridge and Sevenoaks
Contract Type: Full or Par Time positions available
Starting Salary & Pension: Competitive
Benefits: Generous holiday pay, training and staff development opportunities
Required: Own transport and clean driving licence
The Role of an Outreach Support Worker:
Our Support Workers are at the heart of Symbol’s unique approach to supporting people with learning disabilities to live lives with fewer limitations. Support Workers bring opportunity for people we support to have freedom, fulfilment and empowerment to thrive and realise their hopes and aspirations.
At Symbol we understand that disability affects people in different ways; you’ll therefore provide tailored person centred support. Each day is different and dependant on whom you are supporting you may find yourself offering support with household tasks, personal care, budgeting or cooking. You might also be supporting people to engage with services in their local community and access employment and education opportunities if that’s what they want to do.
It is a job that can be challenging at times but is balanced by the unrivalled sense of long-term satisfaction it gives. It is an opportunity to be creative and feel inspired, both by your colleagues and by the people you support. It’s a career you can feel proud of.
Symbol is a powerhouse for change! We believe anything is possible and work tirelessly with children and adults who have learning disabilities and autism with their families to help facilitate truly fulfilling lives in spite of the challenges frequently faced.
2019 sees Symbol celebrate their 21 year of excellence in providing high quality, leading edge services across the United Kingdom to people with learning disabilities. Symbol consistently achieve outstanding ratings in regulatory inspections and demonstrating high levels of service user satisfaction. Symbol is registered with Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission and is highly regraded by Kent county Council Commissioning teams.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to express an interest.