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Bank Support Assistants & Bank Qualified Nurses

Vacancy Salary £9 per hour for Support Assistants / £13.80 per hour for Qualified Nurses
Vacancy Location Essex (various locations across the county)
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This is a permanent, full-time vacancy that's closing in 14 days.

Are you looking for rewarding employment?  Do you want to make a difference to people's lives?

The role:

We’re looking to recruit Bank Support Assistants to work flexibly across our Supported Housing & Care services for adults with learning and physical disabilities and/or mental health needs.  The main purpose of this role is to assist the people we support in their full and varied daily and social activities.

We currently have opportunities for Bank Support Assistants within our registered care, supported living and community support services in the following areas of Essex:

  • Billericay/Basildon/Pitsea, Benfleet, Canvey Island, Leigh-on-Sea, Maldon, Rochford, Shoeburyness,Southend-on-Sea, South Ockendon and Wickford.

We are also seeking a number of Bank Qualified Nurses to work in our registered nursing services, providing care, clinical excellence and leadership at our services in Billericay, South Ockendon and Shoeburyness.  Candidates must hold full NMC registration in order to be considered for nursing posts.

What we can offer you:

  • A varied, rewarding and interesting workplace;
  • Work patterns that fit around your own commitments - for example, we can accommodate term-time or holiday-only shift patterns;
  • Many of our services are 24-hour, so there are various shift patterns available, including lates/earlies/weekends/nights;
  • Free mandatory and specialist training, workplace mentoring and support;
  • Competitive salary and benefits.

The type of candidate we're looking for:

If you can demonstrate a commitment and passion for working with people and you have an interest and/or previous experience of working in the social care sector, we would welcome your application.

Please note that you will need to choose your preferred shift pattern and location when applying for this post.

This advertisement is part of an ongoing recruitment campaign within Estuary Housing Association’s Care & Support team.  The vacancy will remain open until all posts have been filled; however, applications will be reviewed and shortlisted on a monthly basis.

Safeguarding & Recruitment                                      

Estuary is committed to safeguarding and practices safer recruitment standards and expects all staff to share the commitment to safeguarding children and people with care and support needs. The successful applicants will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK. These posts are also subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS checks.

Diversity & Inclusion

At Estuary Housing Association we are committed to embedding diversity and inclusion at the heart of our work and everything we do. We aim to be an inclusive organisation, where individual differences are respected, where staff, people who use services, as well as their families and carers, are treated with dignity and on the basis of their merits, abilities and needs, and where everyone has a fair opportunity to fulfil their potential without suffering discrimination or disadvantage

Please note that successful candidates will be required to pay for their own DBS checks, and are not paid for attending mandatory training.

Estuary is a Housing Association with a strong and clear regional commitment within Essex. We work very successfully within every district in Essex, the three outer East London Boroughs and in the Suffolk Coastal District.

We currently own and manage over 4600 properties. We are always looking at ways to increase the number of homes we can offer and believe it is important to build communities, not just homes.

We are committed to the provision of good-quality housing, care and support services to meet local needs and to contribute to the development of sustainable communities. Our residents are at the heart of everything we do, their views are important to us in helping shaping future services.

We employ just over 300 people, two thirds of whom work providing care and support to people with learning disabilities. We also have an army of dedicated people behind the scenes providing a variety of services including rent collection, gardening, estate management and working on projects to build new houses.

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