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Lead Support Worker - Croydon


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Required question: Are you eligible to work in the UK?

Guidelines

Proving eligibility to work in the UK applies to all nationalities, including UK nationals. Failure to provide this proof will stop your application from being processed.
Please note: if you have a "Leave to Remain" vignette in an expired passport, this no longer proves eligibility to work You should contact the Home Office to have your residency either transferred to your new passport, or converted into a Biometric Residence Permit (but we can consider your application if you have an ongoing application for residency).
We are also unable to provide sponsorship for the purposes of obtaining a Visa.

Guidelines

Proving eligibility to work in the UK applies to all nationalities, including UK nationals. Failure to provide this proof will stop your application from being processed.
Please note: if you have a "Leave to Remain" vignette in an expired passport, this no longer proves eligibility to work You should contact the Home Office to have your residency either transferred to your new passport, or converted into a Biometric Residence Permit (but we can consider your application if you have an ongoing application for residency).
We are also unable to provide sponsorship for the purposes of obtaining a Visa.
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Do you live near to the location of the service, or is it easily commutable?

Guidelines

It is important that you understand the location of the service, and that you can travel easily to it. We have many services in different locations, so do check to see if we have a vacancy nearer to you.

Guidelines

It is important that you understand the location of the service, and that you can travel easily to it. We have many services in different locations, so do check to see if we have a vacancy nearer to you.
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Required question: Do you have experience supporting people with learning disabilities (eg Autism, Down's Syndrome etc)?

Guidelines

The people we support all have learning disabilities, and some have additional needs. Experience is not required, as full training is given, although some services are more suited to people with experience, which is why we ask the question.

Guidelines

The people we support all have learning disabilities, and some have additional needs. Experience is not required, as full training is given, although some services are more suited to people with experience, which is why we ask the question.
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Are you looking for a full time position, part time or bank?
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Are you happy to work weekends, bank holidays etc?

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7 and we need staff to cover shifts every day, even Christmas. Shifts are allocated fairly between staff, and bonuses may be paid for some bank holidays.

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7 and we need staff to cover shifts every day, even Christmas. Shifts are allocated fairly between staff, and bonuses may be paid for some bank holidays.
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Are you happy to work occasional sleep-in shifts if required?

Guidelines

Depending upon the needs of the people we support, some services require day staff to work sleep-in shifts overnight (usually tagged on to the end of a late shift, or before an early).
These are allocated fairly between staff and advised when rotas are drawn up.

Guidelines

Depending upon the needs of the people we support, some services require day staff to work sleep-in shifts overnight (usually tagged on to the end of a late shift, or before an early).
These are allocated fairly between staff and advised when rotas are drawn up.
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Can you work late shifts (ie finishing at 10 or 11pm)?

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7, so your answers will allow us to work out whether we can accommodate your availability in our rotas.

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7, so your answers will allow us to work out whether we can accommodate your availability in our rotas.
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Required question: Can you work early shifts (ie starting from 7am)?

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7, so your answers will allow us to work out whether we can accommodate your availability in our rotas.

Guidelines

Our services operate 24/7, so your answers will allow us to work out whether we can accommodate your availability in our rotas.
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Would you be happy to undertake personal care?

Guidelines

Some of the people we support require a significant amount of personal care, some just require prompting and a maybe a little assistance. This can be discussed with your manager at interview, but it is helpful for us to know whether this is something you are prepared to do.

Guidelines

Some of the people we support require a significant amount of personal care, some just require prompting and a maybe a little assistance. This can be discussed with your manager at interview, but it is helpful for us to know whether this is something you are prepared to do.