Development Worker

£21000 - £25000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
Our client is a flexible and dynamic charitable organisation which champions choice and independence for people with learning disabilities. They are currently recruiting for an energetic and passionate individual who is seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity to join their team as a Development Worker.

Supporting adults with learning disabilities to lead as independent a life as possible, this post involves the flexible delivery of a programme of community support, education and development for service-users, as well as providing key worker support to specific individuals.

Proven experience of working in the field of learning disabilities is essential, as well as key working individuals and developing risk assessments. With a strong understanding of person-centred planning, you will be confident in facilitating groups and liaising with a wide network of professionals. The ideal candidate will have experience of travel training vulnerable client groups and a strong understanding of budget setting.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a unique grass roots organisation that offers a superb range of services to vulnerable adults.

Please apply by submitting your CV in Word format. Cover letters are not required at this stage.