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£17,711 per annum, pro rata (plus enhancements)
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37 and 18.5 hours per week
Social Care - Adult Service
Newcastle upon Tyne
We currently have vacancies for 2 Domestics in our teams at Byker Lodge and Connie Lewcock which are part of Care Services, Byker Lodge (18.5hpw) is our short-term 24 hour residential dementia service and Connie Lewcock (37hpw) is a rehabilitation and emergency care service for older people.
The posts involve providing support to the care team and working with some of the most vulnerable adults in the city. We are looking for applicants with a flexible approach who are committed to making a real difference to people’s lives.
Our staff work closely with health colleagues and must be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to promoting independence, health, wellbeing and choice to those who use our services. Maintaining the dignity of service users must be a priority at all times and successful applicants must be carryout their role with great sensitivity.
Being able to work shifts and unsociable hours (including weekends) is essential for all posts.
Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk.
We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is working in regulated activity. If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have had any criminal convictions, a check of police information and we will check the barred list(s). It is a criminal offence for a barred individual to apply for a job in regulated activity.
As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.