Care Worker

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£8.68 - £9.01 per hour
14 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Part Time Care Worker (2 posts)

24 hours per week

£8.68 - £9.01 per hour. A Living Wage Allowance is payable on all hours worked to bring the pay rate for this post up to a minimum of £8.75 per hour, the maximum rate of pay is £9.01 per hour.

Location: Helmsley Road Short Breaks Service, 29 Helmsley Road, Rainworth, Nottingham, NG21 0DQ

Helmsley Road Short Breaks Service supports adults with moderate to severe learning disabilities – 18 to 65 and their carer’s. The unit has 12 respite beds on a planned basis. The unit is based in Rainworth. 

These posts involve working shifts to cover between 6.45 am and 10.15pm including weekends and Bank Holidays. The post involves provision of a wide range of personal care, implementation of individual support programmes with people enabling them to develop personal, practical and social skills. You will be expected to contribute to written records and reports. There is a requirement to undertake domestic tasks. A working knowledge of health and safety and emergency procedures is necessary. You will be expected to complete an induction and the care certificate and have, or work towards Diploma Level 3 Care with an expectation to attend mandatory training on an on-going basis. You will be expected to work in accordance with departmental policies and procedures. 

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to the County Council’s Equal opportunities policy.

Closing Date: 29 June 2018

Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview.  A job share scheme is available for all full time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

Equality in Services and Employment