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Sense

This job role will be to support children in Bristol and will be based in the community. Typical activities will involve supporting the individuals to access the community of their choosing and encourage the young person’s communication and social interaction.

Could you be a Sense Intervenor?
What is an Intervenor?

An Intervenor provides one-to-one support to children and young adults who have been born with sight and hearing impairments (congenital deafblindness), often with additional needs. The Intervenor helps the individual to experience and join in the world around them as much as possible. They promote their personal and social development, encourage independence and support their communication.

This job role will be to support children in Bristol and will be based in the community. Typical activities will involve supporting the individuals to access the community of their choosing and encourage the young person’s communication and social interaction.

This role is to support children of varying medical and communication needs, in Bristol.  A job share arrangement or changes to the hours could therefore be considered in order to meet the needs of the people we support and the successful candidate. Part time hours are available in term time with additional hours offered in school holidays and as relief.

Provider Details:

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.
We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.
Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

About you:

We are looking for people to join our team of adaptable and motivated staff. They must have great communication skills and should want to help make a difference to the lives of the people we support.

You must have a valid full UK driving licence and your own car.

You don’t need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need care qualifications – we’re happy to work with you to help you become an excellent Intervenor, we will provide you with all the training you may require. Above all we want someone that shares in our values. These are:

- We include, We collaborate, We find a way, We challenge, We celebrate.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.sense.org.uk.