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Community Support Worker

Salary
£19,312 pro rata (ERYC Grade 4)
Term Entry
Permanent
Type Hours
Part Time
Days
Monday to Sunday
Address
Beverley and surrounding area*
Closing date
Job closes on 25 July
Interview date
Interviews are Week commencing 2 August
Service area
Service area: Business Management and Commissioning
Job reference
Job reference: BCOM000789
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Description

The job itself

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.

The role

The Community Support Workers role is to work with individual’s providing support to help them regain their independence in their own home.

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 location 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

Different shifts are available between the hours of 07.30am - 22.00pm 7 days a week.

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

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 (link to the choose care info)

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

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Contact

Want to know more?

Get in touch for more information.

Name
Laura Beacock
Role
Community Support Team Leader
laura.beacock@eastriding.gov.uk
Phone
01482 394050
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Additional information

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.

Driving

This post requires the applicant to have a full UK driving license and access to a car.

Travel

Some travel across the East Riding of Yorkshire may be required, as well as a UK driving license and access to their own vehicle.

DBS check

This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance.

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