Activity Facilitators

Website Surrey Choices

Every Life, Every Chance

Activity Facilitators

Location: Bletchingley, between Surrey and West Sussex (may be required to travel across the county)

Hours: Full-Time, 37.5 hours per week (Flexible Working Hours)

Salary: £17,850 – £18,940 per annum

Closing date: 16th May 2021

We want to ensure people with disabilities have opportunities to achieve the same as everyone else: a home of their own, something meaningful to do and someone to love. Our role is to provide creative and sustainable support which enables people to live active and healthy lives in their local communities in ways that they choose. Our Core Values guide how we work and inform our decision making. As an organisation we are in a good place, we have a great team, and we are excited about our plans for the future.

We have exciting opportunities and are currently looking for two enthusiastic, professional, and committed individuals to join Surrey Choices. You will support and work with people who have a diverse range of needs using a person-centred approach, assisting in delivering identified tasks based upon their interests, aspirations and support plans in the community. This can be from accessing such as leisure facilities, libraries, cinemas, bowling to generally helping them integrate with the public.

We are looking for candidates with knowledge and experience, who are committed, passionate and focused on ensuring inclusion and integration in local communities for the people we support. This is an important role providing people with diverse needs the opportunity to learn and develop some vocational based skills as well as improving self-esteem and social skills.

Working well within a team and lone working, you will demonstrate a practical understanding of professional boundaries, safeguarding, risk assessment and confidentiality.

What we would like from you:

  • Experience of supporting people with all aspects of their care
  • Flexibility to work some weekends and bank holidays
  • Full driving licence and willingness to drive a minibus (desirable)
  • Give appropriate care and support, in accordance with clients expressed wants and wishes in relation to any personal health and medical needs

What we can offer you:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Access to a generous pension scheme
  • Automatic entry into Perkbox benefit scheme
  • Ongoing supervision, training, and career development
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • £300 ‘Refer a Friend’ Scheme
  • 45p mileage allowance
  • Employee Recognition Award Scheme

For an informal conversation and to find out more about this role, please contact Catherine Manners on 07711 761137

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Surrey Choices Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

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