Apply for Vacancy : SLC117 - Support Worker (Longrock - Cornwall)

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Position : SLC117 - Support Worker (Longrock - Cornwall)

Location : Longrock - Cornwall

Salary : 16120 pro rata

Job Description We currently have an opportunity for a support worker to join our small team assisting a gentleman living in the Penzance area. Ideally you will be resilient, have a strong personality and be able to work empathetically. You will also need to be patient and good humoured. Ideally you will have an understanding of living with a brain injury (although not essential) and be able to work in a way that is truly person centred - aiming to make a real difference to the gentleman’s life by promoting independence and enhancing his perception of quality of life. “It is also important that you support me to participate actively in my local community. This could be supporting me to the gym, into town shopping, or with my photography”. If you are successful at interview you will be invited to attend a 2nd interview with me as it is essential I am able to have meaningful input into recruitment for my team of support. I will also be interested in hearing from people who would like the idea of joining my team on a casual basis. Current rota availability... we are looking for a dynamic person to work 2 shifts a fortnight, these are: Tuesday: 8am-10pm sleep in – Wednesday: 7am-8am every other Week, Saturday: 8am-10pm sleep in – Sunday: 7am-8am every other Week. Contracted for 15 hours per week. Additional hours are available on an ‘AD HOC’ basis. Casual opportunities are available over 7 days a week; 24 hour periods: inclusive of days and sleep in duties. Salary: £7.75 - £9.75 per hour. An Enhancement of £70 is paid for sleep-in duties (disturbed). Driving licence would be an advantage. Experience preferred but not essential as a range of training is provided. Closing date 22/12/2017. Please be available for formal interview on Monday 8th January 2018; and to meet with me if successful on Thursday 11th January 2018. to apply for this vacancy please complete our application form below:

Closing Date : Fri 22 Dec 2017