Home First Support Worker

Stafford, Stone, Cannock, Tamworth, Stoke
£8.68 - £10.15 per hour (NHS Band 3)
28 Feb 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Are you caring, compassionate and with experience in a care setting? Do you want a chance to make a real difference to people in your local community working for the NHS? Then being a Home First Support Worker could be the role for you.

We have part-timepermanent positions available offering:

A salary of £8.68 - £10.15 per hour (NHS Band 3) plus mileage

As a valuable member of the NHS workforce you will be employed under NHS terms and conditions

  • NHS pension scheme
  • A full induction programme
  • Good career development opportunities

Your role as a Home First Support Worker will include:

  • Enabling people to remain safe and well in their own home
  • Assisting people to live as independently as possible within their own home
  • To support people when in crisis, and to avoid crisis
  • Supporting people to die at home safely where that is their choice

The post holder will be required to:

  • Have the essential qualifications, NVQ/QCF level 2 or equivalent in a health and social care related subject
  • Undertake training and development to achieve NVQ Level 3
  • Be an excellent communicator, including written skills and the ability to assess and feedback to other professionals
  • To work on a flexible rota including evenings and weekends in line with the service demands
  • Attend staff meetings and training relevant to their post

Recruitment events

Recruitment events for Home First Support Worker roles are taking place in March 2018. All events take place from 10am - 3pm. Details below:


Thursday 1st March, Cannock Chase Council Offices, Civic Centre, Beecroft Road, Cannock, WS11 1BG


Saturday 3rd March, The Crown Hotel, High Street, Stone, ST15 8AS


Thursday 8th March, Merlin House, Etchell Road, Bitterscote, Tamworth, B78 3HF


Tuesday 13th March, The Moat House Hotel, Etruria Hall, Festival Way, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 5BQ


Monday 19th March, Northfield Village, Stone Road, Stafford, ST16 2RB