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Care Worker (Community) (4 Posts)

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Staveley Area Office
Salary details
Grade 5 £7,432.56 - £7,688.04 per annum
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
16 hours per week
Closing Date
27 January 2019
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There are 4 vacancies in the Re-ablement Dementia Team  which is an service that supports people who are living with a dementia and their carers to continue to live in the community.

The service offers up to 6 weeks support at a level according to need and how much the client will accept It is often provided  at a time of crisis to avoid unnecessary admission into a care setting or hospital.

The successful candidates will be required to travel across Chesterfield working morning and afternoon shifts on a rota basis

Their tasks will include assisting with personal care, meal preparation, monitoring a person’s skills and independence with certain tasks  and to listen and support carers to continue their role longer term.

Specialist training will be available plus all uniform and protective wear.         

Provisional Interview Date:  Week commencing 5 February 2019

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.