Supply Register Peri Reablement Support Worker

30 April 2020
Full Time, Part Time
The position would be in one of three areas in the county; Newark & Bassetlaw, Ashfield & Mansfield or Broxtowe, Gedling & Rushcliffe
Adult Social Care & Health
£18,795 - £19,554 per annum
£18,795 - £19,554 per annum (pro rata)

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Nottinghamshire County Council (NCC) Short Term Assessment and Reablement Team (START) provide short-term support to people living in their own homes.

The service operates 365 days a year from 7am to 10pm, on a 4 days on/4 days off rolling shift pattern. This includes regular weekend, days, evenings, Bank Holiday and split shift working patterns, depending on contracted hours; as part of your normal working hours you will be expected to take part in an on-call rota. You will need to be flexible and able to work well alone and part of a team to support and assist adults to increase their confidence and ability to live independently at home.

You need a full driving licence and access to a car for which mileage will be paid. The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission. All Staff are expected to have the Level III Diploma (or equivalent) in Health & Social Care. Experience of social care is essential. However, significant training will be given.

If this sounds like you, then why don’t you come and be part of our passionate, highly motivated team and watch your career grow.

What we offer:

  • Excellent pay with hourly rates of between £9.74 and £10.14
  • Enhancements for work at weekends, Bank Holidays, split shifts and evening work after 8pm
  • Latest technology enabling you to work flexibly
  • A career pathway that provides a comprehensive induction, training and development
  • Excellent occupational pension scheme
  • A work environment where you feel valued and supported
  • Generous annual leave in addition to 8 days statutory bank holidays
  • Uniform provided

Applicants will ideally already be on the DBS Update Service; if this is not the case, Nottinghamshire County Council will carry out a DBS (police) check prior to starting. Due to the nature of the vacancies, signing up to the update service would greatly assist candidates in ensuring the immediate up take of roles. If not already signed up to the service, this can be done within 30 days of the DBS at the candidate's own expense.

For more information about these posts, please visit or contact Sharon Hayles, Team Manager on 0115 8846277/07834008012.

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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