Support Worker

29 Apr 2021
27 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker
Location: Derbyshire Dales/Erewash
Salary: GBP17,340 per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term (12 months)
Closing Date: Monday 26 April 2021
*Derbyshire Dales and Erewash*
Our client is looking for someone to join our Derbyshire based Independent Living Service team. You'll be making sure customers are safe and well in their homes, as well as providing rotated response to people who have fallen in their homes.
Job requirements:
Visit customers in their homes to carry out an initial holistic person-centred assessment, risk assessment and action plan
Deliver a bespoke package of housing related support
Signpost to other agencies and services
Respond to calls from the Falls Recovery Service and Crisis response phone line to help people up after a fall in their home - GBP175 for 7 days on call based on no call outs plus GBP25 per night if called out
What they're looking for:
Someone who can problem solve and think quick on their feet, in this role you'll face challenges, so you'll need to be able to adapt
A friendly and approachable person that will make customers feel at ease and safe in their own home
The ability to work flexibly. Our Falls Recovery and Crisis phone lines operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and cover of the rota is split amongst the team
Someone with a full UK driving licence
Enhanced DBS check
About our client:
Our client believes home should be the place where you feel your best. Whether it's helping someone tackle a repair for their changing needs or providing companionship, they're bringing life back into spaces and places. Helping people live happier and longer at home takes a group effort. Want to know who helps make our client's work possible? They're part of a group of brands dedicated to making this region and the surrounding areas vibrant.
Our client offers a vibrant culture with a real social purpose, a great pension scheme that we'll contribute to, a cycle to work scheme, colleague-led development programmes, a modern approach to time off for what matters (including flexible working and an extra day off that's just for you), access to free flu jabs, a great reward scheme with discount at leading retailers, cinemas and gyms, as well as all the ongoing training you need to succeed.
Help our client deliver expert support services to bring life back into people's homes. APPLY NOW!
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