Support Worker

Salary
£9.20 per hour
Location
Bridlington and Driffield
Employment type
Part Time
Closing date
Job closes on 30 November
Job reference
Job reference: EXTN001134
Apply link
Description

The job itself

Recruiter: Recipient of Direct Payments

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Bridlington

Job Ref: 1206880

Hours of work:  13 hours over 2 days

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

Rate of Pay: £9.20 per hour

Closing date: 31st October 2020

 

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

Lady aged 84 living in Bridlington, that has early/middle stages of Dementia, requires support workers to cover 13 hours per week.

There are 2 days available (Thursday and Friday). This is part of a 26 hour package and the candidate would need to be able to cover holidays of the other support worker (Monday and Tuesday).

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

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

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

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

 

To apply for this vacancy 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.