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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.

Essential criteria:

·       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

Contact information

Please contact Amy Rissetto on 01325 373712 or quoting N/11/18

Interview information

To follow.

How to apply

We allow the following methods for applications:

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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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