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Independent Living Advisor

Gedling, Nottinghamshire
£14,146 - £15,878 (Pro rata of £19,805 - £22,229)
Gedling
Job Ref: GH-221
Closing Date: 7th August 2020

Jigsaw Homes Group is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

We are looking for an Independent Living Advisor to join our team who provide the Lifeline Service to customers within the Gedling Borough Area.   This will include visiting customers in their homes to assess and install monitoring equipment which connects to a 24 hours a day Emergency Response Centre.  

You will possess a passion for making a difference and have relevant housing or support experience as well as experience of working with older / vulnerable people. You must be able to provide advice and guidance regarding assistive technology equipment that is available to enable customers to maintain their independence within their home. 

You must also be flexible and able to travel between locations.

All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment.

In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, on-site gyms, access to the Notts Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and  training/development opportunities.

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us via our email to recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk. Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.

To keep everyone safe and help reduce the spread of the virus, we have adapted our recruitment process.  Interviews are now being held via Zoom or Microsoft Teams.  For more information on our recruitment process please email recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk