Support & Communication Assistant - 3 hours per week

Recruiter
Sense
Location
Bristol
Salary
8.00 GBP Hourly + GBP8.00 per hour
Posted
14 Mar 2018
Closes
09 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About the role

We are currently recruiting for a Communication and Support Assistant to work 3 hours per week at Sense Family Centre Woodside in Bristol. This is an exciting opportunity to support a colleague who is sensory impaired to run an established children's group on a Wednesday afternoon 12:30pm - 3:30pm. This is a fixed term contract for six months.

You would be their eyes and ears and enable them to run an effective group. You may also support them in completing paperwork relating to their role.

About you

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, including spoken and written English.

You will be able to provide support to enable another person, as well as have the ability to work under your own initiative when appropriate.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Simon Phillimore on or via

About us

Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

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.

Interview date: Thursday 19 April 2018