Home Care Support Worker - LDS
Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
- Reference: B&H02859
- Published on: Thu 13/07/2017 17:23 PM
- Closing on: Sun 30/07/2017 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Part Time, Permanent
- Hours: 30 hours per week.
- Salary: £20,661 - £22,658
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Brighton
Windlesham Road is a service that supports 5 women who have learning disabilities. The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission.
As a service we support people with learning disabilities who have additional support needs including; autism, challenging behaviour, communication and health needs to live fulfilling lives as independently as possible. If you enjoy helping people and want to make a difference to their lives, this job could be perfect for you.
Main advert detail
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.
You will work on a rota basis that will include early, late and weekend shifts which are claimed as additional enhancements.
For further information please contact Christine Griffin on 01273 295477 or Lou Aish on 01273 295542
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.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.
Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.