Job Vacancies

Adult Services Manager

Reports to: Operations Director

Salary: £35,000.00 (rising to £35995.05 after 6 months probation)

Hours: 36 per week

Location: Based at 73 Summerstown, London SW17 0BQ. You may be required to work from other Generate sites in South London.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Service Manager to lead the charity’s Adult Services.

As our Service Manager, you will be responsible for leading our Community Connections Outreach Team, group health and wellbeing activities and Social Opportunities programme; providing 1:1 and group support to Adults and Young People with learning disabilities and /or autism with the aim of increasing confidence and skills to enable integration and connection to their local community.

Reporting to the Operations Director and working in partnership with staff and clients, you will lead the team to ensure that high quality, person centred services are delivered to clients with a respectful and encouraging approach, whilst adhering to company, national and funder requirements and standards. You will have a focus on delivery and outcomes, and will be responsible for the overall management and supervision of the team and service as well as managing the budget.

To be successful, you will be a resourceful leader who is passionate about supporting the lives of people with learning disabilities and autism. You’ll have significant experience of advocating for and supporting individuals with learning disabilities in a community setting combined with demonstrable experience of supportively managing a team of frontline staff.

This is a pivotal role for Generate, and as such you will possess the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure clients are well connected and supported in their community.

Finally, a full understanding of a person-centred approach and how to translate this into practice combined with a full awareness and knowledge of current issues and legislations relating to learning disabilities, autism and physical & sensory impairments, and mental health is essential.

Closing date: 11th January 2021

For more information, click here to download the job description.

Click here to download Person Specification Form.

Click here to download Generate Equalities and Diversity Monitoring Form

To Apply: Please send your CV with a completed Person Specification Form and completed Equalities and Diversity Monitoring Form to admin2@generate-uk.org

Employment Support Administrator

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Administrator to support a young woman with a visual impairment for up to 38 hours per week from her office in Fenchurch Street, London EC3, with potential pan-London travel to other sites.

Title: Support Administrator
Based: Fenchurch Street, London EC3, with potential pan-London travel to other sites.
Job Type: Zero hours moving to fixed term after 6 months probation.
Hours: 38/wk
Salary: £12.42 per hour

About the role

Our client is a Business Integration Associate and needs somebody who will provide comprehensive support in order for her to carry out her duties to a high standard. For genuine occupational reasons we are looking to appoint a female candidate only (exemption under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9).

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

• Supporting the client in their workplace at their direction.
• To act as a sighted guide for the client when they are performing their role: assisting with orientation, moving around safely, being in the correct place at the right moment.
• Supporting and empowering the client in all aspects of their work
• Maintaining confidentiality at all times
• Any other duties commensurate with the post.

About you:

• Be proficient in all Microsoft applications, particularly Excel,
• Have excellent skills in internet searching to access complex databases to gather information on various company requirements and requests.
• Be highly flexible and organised with a pro-active approach to tasks and learning new systems and processes.
• Have an excellent attendance and punctuality record
• Have an understanding on guiding a blind person in performing tasks on JAWS screen reader and navigation in and outside the office location and during client visits.
• Excellent interpersonal skills. Able to deal sensitively with difficult/stressful situations.

You will be providing support to vulnerable adults and therefore you will need to have a satisfactory enhanced DBS check before starting work with us.

Closing Date: 4th January 2021

To Apply:
If you are interested in working with a charity and can demonstrate relevant experience, please email a letter of application with a copy of your CV to admin2@generate-uk.org 

Generate is an equal opportunity employer.

No agencies please.

Job Coach – Supported Internship

Reports to: Internship Project Manager

Salary: £ 12.08 per hour

Hours: 9:00 – 16:00, Mon – Fri

Location: Businesses across Newham

Click here to download the Job Description

How to apply:

Please send a CV and cover letter to admin2@generate-uk.org, clearly demonstrating how you meet the essential and desirable criteria.

We will be interviewing strong candidates as they apply, and taking this job advert down once we’ve successfully appointed enough candidates.

Community Connections Support Worker

Reports to: Community Connections Manager

Salary: £ 10.55 per hour

Hours: Various

The successful applicant will value others and have a person centred approach supporting people with dignity and respect.

Generate offers career development, local work, regular and refresher training, supervision and employee recognition. Previous experience is desirable but is not essential as training is provided. We have a range of contracts available, permanent full and part time, as well as sessional contracts which offer more flexibility.

*All applicants are required to complete an enhanced DBS check and provide 2 references.

How to apply:

Please download the job description and application form below.

Please review the job description and then complete the application form, carefully linking your experience to the person specification and role.

Please email your completed application to admin2@generate-uk.org

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