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Independent Living Advisor




£22,000 (£13,200 pro rata) (Paid)

PeoplePlus is a leading provider working across the adult skills, employability, and prison education markets. It is a purpose-led organisation with a commitment to making a direct difference to the lives of One million people by 2022. With the right people on board, we can smash that target. We focus on many activities such as helping people into sustainable work: building a skilled workforce for the future and developing careers and rehabilitating ex-offenders into society.

What else makes us special?

We want to be your Employer of Choice, we are one of the top 25 Education and Training organisations to work for, and already have a One Star accreditation from Best Companies, and the best is still to come.

Our competitive benefits package includes all the usual ones you would expect from a responsible employer plus a whole lot more. We can support you obtaining job related qualifications; give you enhanced annual leave, a paid PeoplePlus Life Event Day each year, a paid Volunteering Day each year, Employee Assistance Programme to access help and support 24 hours a day every day of the year, the opportunity to buy Shares in the company through our Sharesave scheme, Refer a Friend reward scheme, and access to our employee benefits portal Additions which gives you discounts on hundreds of products, services, shops and entertainment. We also have our “Simply Dreams Come True” offering any member of staff the opportunity to turn the dreams into reality making the possibilities endless for our employees.

What is it all about?

Covering the Eastbourne area, our Independent Living Advisors provide high quality information, advice, and support to both referring Health & Social Care professionals and vulnerable eligible customers who are considering participating in Self Directed Support Schemes, Independent Living Schemes, Personal Health Budgets, and self-funded/private clients, over a designated area. We are looking for individuals with a background in social care who can support children and adults with disabilities to live independently in their local communities. They work remotely and arrange home visits with their customers to make sure they have all the support they need to retain their independence.

How can you stand out from the crowd?

You should be motivated, enthusiastic and have a passion for what you do. You will need to demonstrate high ethical standards, take personal accountability for everything you do, and always want to be the best. You should have a passion for what you do along with relevant and recent experience. If you have some experience of social care, through life experience, voluntary placement, or paid work, we believe you will have the transferrable skills required for this exciting role. You will need to be well organised, a confident communicator and have loads of motivation and a determination to always deliver your best. Due to the nature and scope of this role you will also need a driving licence and access to your own vehicle.

Organisation Website:
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Application Deadline:
14/09/2021 12:00 am

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