Day Support Worker

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Horsham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Day Support Worker

Let's take on dementia together

Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

Position: Day Support Worker
Location: Horsham
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 8 hours a day on the second & fourth Saturday & Sunday of each month. Plus additional administration hours
Salary: GBP3,716 per annum (actual)

Closing date: 5PM on Wednesday 21st March
Interview date: TBC

About the role:

They are looking for an exceptional individual to be part of the established Oasis Clun service. The Oasis Clubs are based in Crawley and Horsham and each one provides a respite service on two weekends every month. The service you will provide involves providing formally arranged activities and support for a group of people with dementia in the safe and secure environment of the Oasis Club.

About you:

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. You will ideally possess an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent as well as good communication and listening skills. An understanding of the value of group activities to people living with dementia along with experience in a care or support environment will be essential.

If you have the qualities they're looking for and are passionate about improving the quality of life for people with dementia you will quickly establish yourself as a valued member of their team.

Our client is committed to equal opportunities.

You may have experience of the following: Dementia, Social Care, Healthcare Assistant/Supervisor, Care Support Worker/Supervisor, Third Sector/Charities, Voluntary Services, Vulnerable People.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.