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Support Worker

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
10/03/2017
Advert End Date:
26/03/2017 23:59
Salary:
£10,431.43 - £10,828.03
Hours per week:
23
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
160729
Employment Location:
Stockton-on-Tees

Job details 

Closing date:
26 Mar


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Further information

The following vacancy is at Lanark Short Breaks service which is a 12 bedded house providing short breaks support for Adults with an identified learning disability and their carers who are living in the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees.

We are looking for an experienced, committed and enthusiastic individual to join our well established team. We require someone who can demonstrate and deliver high standards of person centred care and support to the people who stay for a short break with us.

You will be involved in all aspects of personal care delivery and participate in providing a caring and stimulating environment which promotes independent daily living skills and social activities both within the house and also in the wider community.

You will be qualified to a minimum of NVQ Level 2 in a health and social care related subject (including medication administration) and be expected to commence NVQ Level 3 in Administering Medication within two months of appointment.

This post requires the person to work a shift pattern covering 365 days which includes working days, evenings, weekends and public holidays. You will also be expected to undertake some sleepover duties as required. You will participate to an agreed rota but would be expected to be flexible to meet the changing requirements of the people who access the service.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Wendy MacDonald, Registered Manager on 01642 527841.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

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