Domestic Assistant

Location
The Crystal Gateway, Brettell Lane, Amblecote, DY8 4BN
Salary
£7.7822 per hour
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
03 Sep 2017
Job Ref
Dudley000003065
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: 12 per week (primarily weekends)

Your primary role is to provide Domestic support in a Day Centre for people with a Dementia related need. You will assist in ensuring that the Dementia Gateway Centre is maintained in a clean and healthy state and the Domestic activities identified are carried out in an efficient and careful manner that complies with Health & Safety requirements.

You will have the ability to provide supportive contact with people with Dementia, and their Carers whilst they are attending the Centre, to ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience.

Key requirements:

  • Previous experience of working within a domestic role within the private, voluntary, domestic or statutory sector is required.
  • Awareness of Health & Safety legislation
  • An ability to complete required records along with basic IT skills. 
  • Evidence of insight into the rights and needs of vulnerable adults
  • Demonstrate the ability to be flexible in working pattern
  • Knowledge of Equality & Diversity issues

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.

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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