|Job Title||Day Support Worker - EXPIRED|
|Contract Type||Temporary / Interim|
|Salary||£9.16 - 9.16 per hour|
|Job Published||28 Jun 2016|
|Contact Name||Social Care Team|
Day Support Worker
28 hours per week, 9.30am-4.30pm
£9.16 per hour
About the Charity:
Our client is the UK’s leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and Carers. There are 850,000 people with dementia in the UK and numbers are set to rise to over 1 million by 2025.
Are you someone who can work well as part of a team and have a passion for improving the lives of those affected by dementia?
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our team providing a day support service to people with dementia. We are looking for an individual with experience within a care environment and an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their careers. We are looking for someone who knows how to get the best out of people and be able to devise and lead meaningful activities in our day support service for people with dementia. You will need to be able to work well as a team and be passionate about improving the quality of life for people living with dementia.
The service provides care and support for people with dementia during the day in a safe and comfortable environment. The service gives users an opportunity to meet and mix with others, stimulation through social contact and meaningful activities, and an opportunity to pursue personal hobbies and social activities.
You will be provided with a comprehensive induction and training to enable you to carry out your role.
Our Client offers all employees a full induction and training program and encourages staff to develop in their chosen pathway.
Pay rate: £9.16 per hour
NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) in care or health and social support are desirable. This post is subject to full DBS (formally CRB) disclosure.
Our client is committed to equal opportunities
If you are interested in this fantastic and rewarding opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact me for an informal chat or please send a short cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org