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Support Worker

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Job ID:

91069

Category:

Charity, Health Care Private, Other

Salary:

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Employer Advert Reference:

5170

Job Views:

15

Postcode:

EH12 6DD

Employment Type:

Full time, Part time

Posted:

30.12.2019
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Occupations:

Medical-Health: General-Other: Medical-Health

Job Description:

~We have a number of shifts available, full or part-time guaranteed hours, or occasional hours if you prefer working with flexibility.

As a Support Worker/Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation. 

Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role!

In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more!

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.

A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.

Similar roles: Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Care Provider, Personal Support Worker, charity, not for profit.

Job Requirements:

 A level of professional development & registration as indicated by purchaser, regulator or LC (this may include level 2 in Health and Social Care Adults/Children or Young people, or Learning Disability or other similar qualification), dependant on location. • Where driving is required, a full driving licence. • To be able to work flexibly within rostered hours and be prepared to participate in an on-call rota if required by the respective service. • Prior experience of providing personal care would be advantageous. • If working at a Support-at-Home (SAH) service, to be able to travel to cover work allocated on the rota and to use the service’s on-call system in accordance with the service guidance. • To demonstrate a commitment to Leonard Cheshire’s ethos and values.  • Northern Ireland only – registration with NISCC is required for this role
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Leonard Cheshire Disability

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Web Site: www.leonardcheshire.org

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