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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
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:
- Supportive of relationships
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]
- Job Description
- Click here to download the Person Specification form
- Click here to download the Generate Equalities and Diversity Monitoring Form
Interviews days TBC
All applicants are required to complete an enhanced DBS check and provide 2 references.
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:
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.