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Lead Worker

Location: Birmingham 
Salary: £21,204-£21,867per annum (depending on experience)

Hours: 37 per week 
Contract: Permanent  

Closing Date: Flexible until sufficient number of applications are received

Interview Date: TBC

 We are recruiting for a Lead Worker to join our team to deliver a city-wide support service to empower deaf citizens to live healthy, happy lives within communities.

You will be working under the supervision of the Team Manager to deliver frontline services, maintaining high level of knowledge and be able to offer support with a range of needs such as:

  • Health and wellbeing
  • Obtaining and maintaining accommodation
  • Engaging and participating in the community
  • Economic wellbeing
  • To provide high quality advice and guidance
  • Act as a link between the citizen and other appropriate services
  • Unblocking barriers and facilitating access into services.
  • Promote and signpost into a range of independent living services to include health, wellbeing, employment preparation, social, and housing/debt advice to people with sensory disabilities.

To be successful you will have experience in working with people with hearing loss you will have experience in undertaking contact assessments, risk assessment, providing advice and signposting clients to support networks. You will be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.

We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace and we are committed to wellbeing, promoting hybrid working, an Employee Assistance Program, Health Cash Plan, Occupational Sick Pay scheme, and flexible TOIL scheme. We invest generously in training and development programs, providing sponsorship to pursue formal professional qualifications and the opportunity to learn and develop sign language skills.

Attachments

Please complete our online application form. Alternatively, you can download our application form in Microsoft Word and complete it before you send it to jobs@bid.org.uk

Deaf candidates may submit their application in a short video clip.

Contact us if you need further information or support, jobs@bid.org.uk

 


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