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Barnet Mencap
35 Hendon Lane
Finchley, London N3 1RT
Tel: 020 8349 3842
Fax: 020 8349 2192

Job Vacancies

Support Worker

Salary: £20,232

We are dynamic and expanding and now we are looking for focused individuals to join our enthusiastic and diverse Equality Housing team.  We support adults with moderate learning disabilities and/or autism to live independently in housing situations of their choice.   The job offers a challenge and satisfaction and will suit someone who meets the following:

You must:

  • have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and autism in a community setting
  • have a good working knowledge of safeguarding issues facing people with learning disabilities and autism
  • be a good team member
  • understand the issues faced by people with learning disabilities and autism living independently and have the skills to meet their practical, social and emotional needs
  • have a ‘Person Centred Planning’ ethos
  • have excellent communication skills

Barnet Mencap is committed to equal opportunities and the safeguarding of children and adults at risk.

Closing date:    July 2018

To apply, please send your CV with a covering statement explaining how you meet each of the criteria on the person specification, or alternatively complete this application form.  Completed applications can either be emailed to projectsupport@barnetmencap.org.uk or sent to the address below. 

Click to view the Person Specification and the Job Description.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service application in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997.

Barnet Mencap, 35 Hendon Lane, London N3 1RT

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