General Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 21/11/2023 23:59
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Tynedale House, Tynedale Drive, Blyth
Number of posts:
Closing date:
21 Nov
Further Information
Tynedale House is a residential home, rated Outstanding by CQC which provides excellent support and care to people with learning disabilities in both residential and respite settings.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly person who can fulfil the role of a general assistant to join our team to ensure the cleanliness of the home is kept to a high standard.

Duties include all aspects of housekeeping, ie hoovering, dusting, washing floors etc.

This is a permanent, part time position (21 hours). 
Salary is £12,694 (£22,366 full time equivalent)

The successful candidate will need to be able to meet a 2 week set rota, which is as follows:
Week 1 - Monday, Tuesday, Saturday, Sunday 8.00am- 14.30pm
Week 2 - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8.00am- 14.30pm

For an informal conversation about the position, please contact the service on 01670 364660

Northumberland is world-renowned as a visitor destination and an ideal location to strike a perfect work/life balance. There is no better way of enjoying the picturesque scenery and stunning coastline than on an everyday basis! 

Why choose us? 
We have some outstanding benefits to offer you, including: 
  • 26 days annual leave plus public/bank holidays, rising to 31 days after 5 years of service (pro rata for part-time employees) 
  • Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme 
  • Local government discount schemes available to all employees with offers at local businesses along with various national brands 
  • Car leasing scheme 
Further information 
Please note the closing date for this position is midnight on 21st Nov 2023.

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We operate a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. If you wish to notify us of your eligibility for this scheme, please email hrrecruitment@northumberland.gov.uk or ring 01670 623930 with your name and the job title you have applied for and one of the recruitment team will ensure this is factored into the shortlisting process and kept anonymous. If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend an interview, please also let the team know.  This information will be treated as confidential and will only be used to check that you meet the essential requirements of the post.   

Although we advertise on North East Jobs, and other websites, your application process will be directed to our Tribepad system.  Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered on Tribepad, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Please check your emails regularly, including Spam/Junk, after the closing dates for notifications.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.