Support Worker

Salary
£9.20
Location
Bridlington and Driffield
Employment type
Part Time
Closing date
Job closes on 31 July
Job reference
Job reference: EXTN001036
Description

The job itself

Recruiter: Recipient of Direct Payments

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Bridlington

Job Ref: 1206880

Hours of work: 6.5 (1 day) or 13 (2 days) available

Days/Times: Monday - Friday (no weekend work)

 

(Please note this is an external vacancy and is not employment with East Riding of Yorkshire Council)

Lady aged 83 living in Bridlington, that has early stages of Dementia requires support workers to cover hours per week.

There is a possibility of 1 day, or 2 days, available.  Please state in application which is required.  This is part of a 26 hour package and candidate would need to be able to cover holidays of the other support worker.

Duties – meal preparation, assistance and social interaction in the home, light domestic and cleaning, to promote social activities, to support to go shopping, occasional support with toileting. 

A genuine occupational requirement for a female worker exists for this post under the Equality Act 2010 due to privacy and decency.

Ideal candidate would be someone who is patient, caring and trustworthy, it would be an advantage if have experience of working with Dementia. Car driver and use of own car would be desirable.

Closing date: 31st May 2020

DBS/Reference checks will be required for this post – Cost to be met by the local authority.

 

To apply for this vacancy please download the following application form:

Application Form (PDF file, 81.00 kb)

Or alternatively to request an application form please contact our recruitment line on 01482 392155.

Once completed, please email your application to direct.payment.support.team@eastriding.gov.uk and please quote the job reference number in the subject box of the e-mail.