Reablement Support Worker
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
£20,092-£20,493 pro rata
Social Care - Adult Service
Stockton Borough Councils Reablement Service provides short term support to individuals requiring support following a discharge from hospital or to prevent hospital admission. The role will involve providing personal care, administering medication, meal preparation, therapy activities, social and emotional support to adults living within Stockton Borough Council.
We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic and dedicated individual who can demonstrate and deliver a high standard of person centred support, focusing on an individual’s needs.
Our focus is on empowering and enabling individuals to live as independently as possible within their own home.
You will work to an agreed 7 week rolling rota covering 365 days.
You will also be required to be flexible to meet the changing demands of the Reablement service.
To be successful you will need a QCF Level 2 Diploma in Adults Health and Social Care/NVQ Level 2 (Adults) or equivalent and relevant care experience. Good communication skills and a flexible, responsive attitude in your work are essential.
Should you feel you can offer these qualities we would love to hear from you.
At our last inspection we received a CQC rating of Good across all five key lines of enquiries.
Employees are required to use their own transport to travel between calls for which a car mileage payment will be made.
Government legislation stipulates that all persons employed by a care home must be double vaccinated for COVID-19 (subject to medical exemption) from 11th November 2021
Please ensure that you refer to the Job Description and Person Specification when completing the personal statement on the application form, as this is used to select candidates for interview.
For further information about this position please contact the Reablement Manager on 01642 528292