Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
£18,198 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Social Care - Adult Service
Newcastle upon Tyne
Care Services Opportunities
We currently have a vacancy for a Domestic in our team at Byker Lodge which is part of Care Services, Byker Lodge is our short-term 24-hour residential dementia service.
The post involves providing domestic support to the care team and working with some of the most vulnerable adults in the city. In addition to ensuring the highest standard of hygiene and cleanliness is maintained within the building.
We are looking for applicants with a flexible approach who are committed to working to a high standard and following cleaning protocols.
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, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.
Closing Date: 1 December 2020
Interviews will take place after week commencing 7 December 2020.
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.