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Home Support Worker

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Closed for applications on 16/09/2018 23:59
Grade 5 £18,870 - £21,074 (pro-rata to hours worked)
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Social Care - Adult Service
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Hawthorn House, Pity Me Durham
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Closing date:
16 Sep

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Adult Care Service, In House Services
Home Support Worker


Job Location: Hawthorn House, Pity Me Durham

Salary: Grade 5 £18,870 - £21,074 (pro-rata to hours worked)


We are looking to appoint permanent Home Support Workers within Hawthorn House a unit which provides short break/respite care for people with learning disabilities based in Durham.

Applicants should have experience of working in a care environment/working with people who have a learning disability/specialist/complex needs.

Required Qualifications:

NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent. Must be prepared to complete NVQ Level 3 within 12 months of start date.

It is anticipated that interviews are to be held week commencing 24/9/18.

The successful applicants for these posts will be required to apply for Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

For further information about the posts please contact Susan Smith, Registered Manager, on 0191 3839609 or email susan.smith3@durham.gov.uk

Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on Telephone: 03000 267247 (24hr answerphone). Email: hrAHS@durham.gov.uk

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

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