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Support Worker

Summary
This is an external vacancy and is not employed with East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
Salary
£9.60 per hour
Term Entry
Permanent
Type Hours
Part Time (13 hours per week)
Days
Working days are to be agreed
Address
Bridlington and Driffield
Closing date
Job closes on 30 June
Recruiter
Direct Payments reference: 1206880
Job reference
Job reference: EXTN001254
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Description

The job itself

Lady aged 84 living in Bridlington, that has early/middle stages of Dementia, requires support workers to cover a total of 26 hours per week.

There are 2 days available. This is part of a 26 hour package and the candidate would need to be able to cover the 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.

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

Once completed, please email your application to direct.payment.support.team@eastriding.gov.uk and please quote 1206880 in the subject box of the e-mail.
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Name
Direct Payments Support Team
direct.payment.support.team@eastriding.gov.uk
Phone
01482 392155
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Additional information

Direct Payments

The Direct Payments Support Service is an in-house service provided by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council. The service promotes independent choice and inclusion, allowing our service users to employ their own care and support as needed. We support many individuals with varying abilities, assisting with advertising and recruitment for a range of roles including support workers, carers and personal assistants.

Genuine occupancy reason

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

DBS check

This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance.

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