Employer : Saint John of God Hospitaller Services
Job Title : Support Worker
Reference number : N/11/18
Service : Lindisfarne Court
Location : Darlington
Salary : £7.50
Hours : 17
Closing date : Saturday 31st March 2018
Brief summary of job
Support Worker, Lindisfarne Court, Darlington.
N/11/18 - One to One Care - 17 Hours per week (working 3 weekends out of 4) 6 Months Fixed Term Contract.
We are looking for a support worker at Lindisfarne Court, Darlington. This service provides 24 hour care and support to thirteen adults with learning and physical disabilities.
The role of the support worker is to enable one to one support to an individual using the service to lead a fulfilling and independent life according to individual needs and choices. This will include supporting with preparing meals, shopping, bathing and personal care, medication administration and outings within the community.
· A person centred approach and an understanding of the needs of vulnerable people
· Experience of working in a caring/supportive environment with vulnerable people
· Level two diploma in care/equivalent qualification or prepared to attain
A full and valid driving licence and a willingness to drive the charity’s vehicle/your own vehicle would be an advantage.
What we offer
The salary offered for these positions is £7.50 per hour
Annual leave entitlement of 33 days, including bank and public holidays
Excellent training and development opportunities
We are an equal opportunities employer
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (which we will pay for) will be required for these roles
Please contact Amy Rissetto on 01325 373712 or firstname.lastname@example.org quoting N/11/18
How to apply
We allow the following methods for applications:
Download our application form - Please enter N/11/18 for Post applied for and post your completed Application Form to : Saint John of God Hospitaller Services, Saint Bede’s House, Morton Park Way, Darlington, Co Durham,
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