Support Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/12/2021 23:59
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Sea Lodge
Number of posts:
Closing date:
13 Dec
Further Information

We provide a nurse led supported living service supporting people with a learning disability in their own home.

Duties include personal care, household duties, administration of medication and supporting people to access the community, there is a requirement to work day and night shift on a rotational basis.

The successful candidate should have experience in a care setting, desirably with people with a learning disability and behaviours that can challenge, and should be flexible to the needs of the service and service users

NVQ level 2 in health and social care or equivalent is essential to the post

informal enquiries to Anne Spratt, Senior Home Manager Tel 01670 862444 or Anne.Spratt@northumberland.gov.uk

The salary for this position is £20092 - £21748

We have some outstanding benefits to offer you, including:

· 25 days annual leave plus public and bank holidays (rising to 30 after 5 years of service)(pro-rata for part-time employees) · Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme

· Flexi scheme applicable to majority of roles

· Local government discount schemes available to all employees with offers at local businesses along with various national brands

· A commitment to work-life balance offering flexibility through various schemes including job sharing, home working, flexible working, part-year working, and compressed hours

· Car Leasing Scheme

Please visit: https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/About/Working-for-Northumberland-County-Council.aspx for more information regarding our benefits.

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 with your name and the job title you have applied for and one of the recruitment team will ensure this is factored in 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.

The closing date is 13 December 2021 at midnight

Please note
This job is closed for applications.