Community Support Workers
Permanent, part time hours available working on a rota basis
Salary: £9.36 per hour to £9.55 per hour
Closing date: 18 December 2019 Interview date: TBC
Are you kind, patient and hardworking? Do you have good people skills? Do you want to work in an environment that encourages independence for people to reach their full potential?
Who you are…
- Experience of working with adults with learning disabilities
- NVQ Level 2 qualified or willing to achieve qualification
- Knowledge of Person Centered Planning, Health Action Plans
- Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
- Able to work with confidentiality, sensitivity and diplomacy
- Physically fit, able to undertake practical tasks including assistance with personal care
- Hold a current full driving license
We also welcome applications from individuals who are considering a change in career, as full training will be given along with support to achieve an NVQ Level 2 in Social Care. Based in Oakham at our Day Centre, you will be working within a supportive team environment allowing you to fulfil your potential. You will be building relationships with members of the community and providing them with support to enable them to maintain their independence.
The successful applicant for this post will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The cost of the DBS is paid for by us.
What we offer in return… Work that makes a difference to people’s lives within this beautiful county, in addition to structured salary reviews, local government pension scheme, discounted access to ‘Active Rutland’ keep fit activities and flexi-time to name just a few!
We act as ‘One Council’ in all we do, with each of us working together in the most effective way to meet the needs of our customers every day – if you share this ethos then we very much want to hear from you.
What to do now… Please visit www.rutland.gov.uk for more information about this role. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Sue Giddens, Day Opportunities Manager on 01572 7725896 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please follow the links to apply online. Alternatively you can contact one of the HR team for an application pack, email: email@example.com or call 01527 758291.
All recruitment correspondence, including interview details, will usually be sent out via email. If you require documentation/correspondence in an alternative format, please contact the HR team.
Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.