Caritas St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre are currently seeking an enthusiastic Family Link Worker to help adults with intellectual disabilities and their families. The candidate will work with existing networks and provide a bridge between the Centre and outreach.
The successful candidate will be encouraged to develop, provide and support social advocacy to achieve equality and participation in society for those people with intellectual and physical disabilities. They will supervise and provide training sessions. The candidate will also organize and train volunteers to provide sacramental preparation for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Knowledge and experience of working with adults with learning difficulties is desirable. Some travel will be necessary and requires a clean, full driving licence and candidate must own car.
This post is subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Hours of work: 35 hours per week
Salary: £32,000 pa
Closing date: 25 October 2021 at noon
Job Reference: 255-98M
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To be considered for the role, please complete an online application. CVs will NOT be considered, therefore, please do not send them. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Please note that you will need to be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this position. You must provide proof of Right to Work in the UK. We reserve the right to remove the vacancy before closing date.