Job Title: Senior Vocational Support Worker

Location: Redhill, Surrey

Hours: Part-Time, 21.6 hours per week, 3 days a week (Flexible Working Hours on a rota basis)

Salary: £14,089 to £15,397 per annum

Do you want to make a difference to someone’s life?

Do you think you could help people to reach their full potential?

Do you have experience in horticulture?

At Surrey Choices, we put the people we support at the heart of everything we do, inspiring and challenging them to learn, enjoy and achieve their goals. Our mission is to deliver innovative, sustainable services that enable choice and positive outcomes for the people we support. These services are provided by skilled, engaged and inspired colleagues.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join our team in Redhill at Surrey Choices. We are looking for an individual with gardening and horticulture knowledge, countryside management and ground maintenance skills who are passionate to move the Project forward with the inclusion of the people we support. Knowledge of working under health and safety is desirable Using a person-centred approach, you will be supporting people with diverse needs and the opportunity to learn horticultural maintenance vocational skills as well as improving self-esteem and social skills.

What we would like from you:

  • Skills within Garden and Building Maintenance
  • Planning programmes of work skills in horticulture/gardening
  • Good level of IT skills, particularly Microsoft Office
  • A kind and caring approach to supporting people
  • A willingness to learn
  • A passion for creating diverse communities
  • An ability to communicate well with others
  • To be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt

What we can offer you:

  • Full training given - career progression encouraged
  • 25 days leave plus bank holidays
  • £300 refer a friend scheme
  • Generous pension and sick pay
  • 45p per mile expenses between bookings
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Automatic entry into Perkbox benefit scheme
  • Employee Recognition Award Scheme

For more information or if you require accessibility via phone, please contact Diego Acosta on 07713 479339.

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