Care Worker

16 August 2019
Social Work/Care
Part Time including some weekends
Helmsley Road Short Breaks Unit, 29 Helmsley Road, Rainworth, Nottingham, NG21 0DQ
Adult Social Care & Health
£17,711 - £18,426 per annum (pro rata)

Helmsley Rd Short Breaks Service supports adults with a moderate to severe learning disablity - 18 to 65 and their carers. The unit has 12 respite beds.

Required to working shifts - 6.45am to 2.45pm and 2.15pm to 10.15pm, including weekends and Bank Holidays. These 3 posts involve support with personal care, social interaction and following individuals support plans to enable individuals to make choices in their every day lives. You will be expected to contribute to running records and reports and there is a requirement to undertake domestic activities. A working knowledge of health and safety and emergency procedures is necessary. You will be expected to undertake an induction and the care certificate and have, or work towards, Diploma level 2 in Care, with an expectation to attend mandatory training on an on- going basis. You will be expected to work in accordance with departmental policies and procedures. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to the County Councils Equal opportunities policy.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview. A job share scheme is available for all full time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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