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Support Worker

This is an external vacancy and is not employed with East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
£11.00 per hour
Term Entry
Type Hours
Part Time (14 hours per week)
Flexible rota
Closing date
Job closes on 16 April
Interview date
Interviews are To be confirmed
Service area
Service area: Direct Payments
Direct Payments reference: 1271410
Job reference
Job reference: EXTN001992
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The job itself

Gentleman with mobility difficulties in Skidby is seeking support workers for 14 hours per week. This will be to support every 9 – 10 AM and every 5 – 6 PM. However, there is flexibility with these times.

Interests and hobbies of gentleman include listening to music, streaming websites such as YouTube, TikTok. Has lived across several areas including London and Australia.

Duties will include meal preparation including breakfast and evening meal, light domestic chores general cleaning tidying, pots, laundry, and other household tasks as and when required.

Applicants need to be flexible, honest, hardworking, and caring. We are seeking care workers who are sensitive to and able to positively manage and respond to the needs of the cared for person, promoting privacy, dignity and always maintaining confidentiality. The successful applicant will have an understanding nature and be supportive and patient with the ability to manage situations and vulnerabilities.

The candidate should be enthusiastic, resourceful, and proactive and have a good sense of humour. Effective communication is essential therefore the candidate must be thoughtful and considerate in their communication and actions.

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

Once completed, please email your application to and please quote 1271410 in the subject box of the e-mail.
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Remote working

The Council offers many remote working opportunities as part of our commitment to providing flexibility wherever possible for our employees.

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.

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