An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Care Officer at our new Extra Care Scheme Appleton Court.
Appleton Court is the East Ridings latest extra care scheme. There is a care team available onsite 24 hours a day to support the tenants of Appleton Court to maintain their independence by providing care and support. We also support with active recovery for adults who require short term reablement care.
Appleton Court has 44 modern apartments which provide a home for adults to live independently. The scheme caters for a variety of ages from 18+ the tenants have varying levels of care needs.
As the newly appointed Care Officer you will be responsible for overseeing and delivering care and support to the tenants of Appleton Court. You will be required supervise the Care Workers and support the Senior Care Officers with ensuring a high-level quality service is delivered at all times. Tenant support will focus on outcomes-based care plans, promoting access to community activities, technology enabled care (TEC) and reablement support.
We are looking for a Care Officer who is an innovative thinker, enthusiastic and motivating in leading a shift, who has supervisory experience and has previously worked within a social care setting.
Working at Appleton Court you will be an integral part of enabling and supporting people to live their life how they choose to. Promoting independence and introducing them into the Appleton Court wider community.
In return you will receive a number of benefits including a competitive salary, paid mileage a range of wellbeing and discount schemes and the opportunity to develop professionally with access to training and experiential learning and the support from an excellent Manager and team.
This is an extremely rewarding new opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives.
Positions available are Relief Care Officer positions which include working across the following shift times: 7am-3:30pm, 3pm-11:30pm & 11:00pm-7:30am
An enhanced DBS clearance check including Adults Barred List will be required
For more information or an informal discussion please contact
Registered Manager -Samantha Feather or Sarah Kelly
Previous applicants need not apply
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This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance.