Job Vacancies

Community Connections Group Support Worker

Job title:         Community Connections Groups Support Worker

Reports to:     Group Work Co-Ordinator

Salary:            £11.05 per hour

Hours:             30 hours per week (9:30am to 3:30pm, Mon to Fri)

Location:        Based at 73 Summerstown SW17 0BQ and other community locations.

 

Introduction to Generate

Generate has been creating opportunities and offering support to people with a learning disability since 1972.  We are committed to improving the lives of people with a learning disability by supporting and encouraging them in a creative way to access opportunities in their communities, take their place as citizens and reduce their reliance on services.

Main purpose of job:

As the groups support worker, you are responsible in supporting the group work co-ordinator in running the daily group sessions for members with Learning Disabilities and Autism.

For more information on the role, please read the Job Description.

To apply: Please complete the Application Form and send it to [email protected] along with your CV.

Application closing date: 9th of December 2022 at 5pm.

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS PROJECT MANAGER

Job Title:      Community Connections Project Manager

Project:        Community Connections – Outreach Support & Group Activities

Location:     Southwest London – hybrid working.

Reports to:   Head of Operations

Salary: £28,880, based on 36 hours per week. (Salary will be prorated)

Hours: 21.6 per week – flexible across five days, four days, or three days.

We will also consider applications from candidates who are looking for more hours (between 21.7-36 hours)

Introduction to Generate

Generate is a South West London based charity who have been creating opportunities and offering support to people with a learning disability and autism since 1972.  We work together with people with learning disabilities and autism to build better lives and connect to communities as equal citizens.  Building on people’s strengths, we empower them to have a voice, make choices and enforce their rights and make a positive difference to their lives through leaning, work and leaisure..

Main Purpose of the Job

This role is responsible for the Community Connections Outreach, Group Health and Wellbeing Activities.

Reporting to the Head of Operations you will lead the team to ensure that high-quality, person-centred services are delivered to people 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 services as well as managing the project budget with support from Generate’s accountants.

About you

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 experience of advocating for and supporting individuals in a community setting, combined with demonstrable experience of supportively managing a team of frontline staff.

You will also possess the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure people are well connected and supported in their community.

This is a rewarding opportunity to join a fun and dynamic organisation that enables and inspires people to discover their passions and connect with their community.

Benefits: Flexible working, Employee Assistant Programme, 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays, company pension scheme, opportunities for additional hours across other projects.

To apply:

Please read the Job Description and send your CV along with the Person Specification and Application form to [email protected]

Closing date: Friday 25th November 2022 at 5pm.

Access to Work Employment Support Worker

Job title: Employment Support Worker/Job coach

Line Manager: Access to Work Project Manager

Salary: £23,250 per annum (Full-time Equivalent)

Hours: Full-time/Part-time/Casual

Location: UK

Generate is in search of employment support workers and job coaches to join our Access to Work team. You would be working alongside our clients providing support in their day to day duties at work.

A successful applicant would have previous experience in an admin and/or supporting someone with a disability.

The nature of the role and specific requirements of the role may change depending on the needs of the client.

To learn more about the role, please have a look at the Job Description.

To apply:

Please read the job description below and download and complete the Person Specification and Monitoring form

Please note you must address each selection criteria in order for your application to be considered.

Once complete please email these to [email protected]

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS SUPPORT WORKER

Rate:    £ 11.05/hour

Hours:  Full-time and part-time

Location: South West London

We are looking for full and part-time Support Workers with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude to support people with learning disabilities to achieve their life goals such as employment, education and housing, to connect to and engage with their community and to maintain good health and wellbeing.

The successful candidate will be:

  • Adventurous
  • Friendly
  • Encouraging
  • Supportive of relationships
  • Respectful
  • Resourceful.

You will be required to work flexibly and will be expected to be available evenings, weekends and public holidays.

To apply: please read the job description below and download and complete the Person Specification and Monitoring form.  Please note you must address each selection criteria in order for your application to be considered. Once complete please email these to [email protected]

Interviews days TBC

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

Trustees

Unremunerated

South West London

Generate is seeking Trustees to join our Board of Trustees. We would like someone who shares our commitment to improving the lives of people with learning disabilities.  Building on people’s strengths, we empower people to have a voice, make choices, enforce their rights and make a positive difference to their lives through learning, work and leisure. Our vision is that people with disabilities should live as valued members of society, entitled to equal rights and choice and be enabled to live their lives with dignity and respect.

Joining our board in Generate’s 50th year, you will be someone with the energy and drive to help us move forward and ensure that the organisation and our members and team, continues to thrive in the years to come.

To learn more about this unique opportunity, and to find out how to apply, please see job description and trustee pack below:

Trustee Pack

Job Description

If you would like to arrange an informal chat with our Chief Operating Officer to learn more about the organisation please email [email protected]

Generate is committed to achieving greater diversity in its board and welcomes applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.