Support Worker

Location
The Crystal Gateway, Brettell Lane, Amblecote, Stourbridge, DY8 4BN
Salary
£6,681 to £7,113 per annum
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Job Ref
Dudley000002582
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time
Hours
Part-Time

An opportunity to join an award winning team providing support to People with a Dementia related need in one of two Dementia Gateways in Dudley.

Hours: 15 per week

Working 2 days Saturday/Sunday

Your primary role is to provide person centred support to people using the Service, which includes all aspects of physical, social and emotional support. You will have the ability to develop supportive relationships with Carers, to enable both to live well through the Journey of Dementia.

Key requirements:

  • An ability to produce documents and reports to evidence personalisation using IT systems is required.
  • To provide support to People with a Dementia Related need or other long term health conditions in a Dementia gateway and the surrounding community.
  • To meet all aspects of the physical, social and emotional care of people who use the Service.
  • To Support the development and implementation of a Dementia Service providing person centred support and opportunities for people and their carers.
  • Qualified to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care is essential.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

For further information or for an informal chat please contact Diana Edwards on 01384 813315 or via email Diana.edwards@dudley.gov.uk 

Previous applicants need not reapply

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications.


 

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