Home Care Support Worker - 5 Ways Area
Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
- Reference: B&H03028
- Published on: Wed 09/08/2017 14:13 PM
- Closing on: Thu 31/08/2017 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Weekends, Permanent
- Hours: 37 hours per week.
- Salary: £20,661 - £22,658
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Brighton
Preston is a service that supports 5 men who have Learning Disabilities. The aim of the service is to provide a homely person centred service where people can feel safe, happy and listened to. Where people are encouraged and empowered to make their own choices and lead independent and stimulating lives. The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission.
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We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is motivated to support people to learn new skills and develop their independence. To be comfortable supporting people with personal care, and have excellent communication skills to build positive relationships with service users, their families and other professionals. In return we will offer you support and specialised training including Positive Behaviour Support, Makaton, Inclusive Communication and level 2/3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.
For further information please contact Roger Hewitt on 01273 294310 or Tracy Tricker on 01273 295544
You will work on a rota basis that will include early, late and weekend shifts which are claimed as additional enhancements.
Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.
How To Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.