Community Support Worker

Salary
£19,312 per annum pro rata, ERYC Grade 4
Location
Other
Employment type
Part Time
Closing date
Job closes on 29 November
Job reference
Job reference: BCOM000636
Apply link
Description

The job itself

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Part time

Days of work: Varied

Hours / Location: Please see below

The Community Support Service is seeking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic people, who feel they can make a difference to vulnerable people living in the community, either in their own homes or being supported in our Active Recovery units.

The role

The Community Support Worker's role is to work with individuals providing support to help them regain their independence, whether in their own home or in an active recovery setting. You will be expected to take an active role in identifying meaningful and achievable goals that matter to the person being cared for. This in turn will promote good health, wellbeing, a sense of purpose and self worth. You will become a valued member of the team that help people to direct their own recovery and reduce the risk of them returning to hospital. This will also involve working with other professionals and care staff.

Community Support Workers cover a wide range of locations that are split in to the following Zones:

  • Zone 1: Holderness
  • Zone 2: Bridlington / Driffield
  • Zone 3: Beverley / Haltemprice
  • Zone 4: Pocklington
  • Zone 5: Goole

STARS Zones Map

Different shifts are available between the hours of 07.30 - 22.00, 7 days a week. Please click on the link below for some shift examples.

Shift examples

If you’d like more information regarding the zones or shift patterns, please contact Laura Beacock using the contact details provided below.

The candidate

As part of this role you will need to:

  • Be caring and emphatic to people’s needs
  • Be able to keep confidential written records
  • Be able to travel across the area
  • Be able to work flexibly as part of a team

In return, we offer a number of benefits: 

https://www.choosecareeastriding.co.uk/start-your-career 

If you enjoy working with people and want a job where you can make a real difference and would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact:

 

Laura Beacock, Community Support Team Leader

Email: laura.beacock@eastriding.gov.uk

Tel: (01482) 394050

 

Closing date: 29th November 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed

Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 148 kb)

Further information

 

Have you looked at the Choose Care East Riding website to see if a career in care is right for you?  Explore job roles, discover career pathways and take the test to see if you are suited to a job in care. 

https://www.choosecareeastriding.co.uk

Take a look at our careers website for social care jobs at the council and discover the benefits of starting your career in social care with us. 

https://www.eastridingcouncil.jobs

Please find a link below to download important Information for applicants

 

Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)

 

Internal Candidates

If you already work for the Council and have an Employee Self Service (ESS) account, please login to apply online using your ESS username and password. Please ensure you have a preferred email address in your contact details in your ESS account before starting an application form as this will prevent submission.