Day Support Worker

3 days left

Recruiter
Location
Hammersmith & Fulham
Salary
£8.95 per hour
Posted
19 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Sep 2016
Ref
00310176
Contact
Candidate Services
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Contract
Day Support Worker   Make a real difference to people’s lives as a Support Worker for a leading charity.   Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. There are 850,000 people with dementia in the UK and numbers are set to rise to over 1 million by 2025.   Position: Day Support Worker Location: Hammersmith and Fulham Contract type: Casual Hours: No fixed hours Salary: £8.95 per hour   Closing Date: 5PM on Thursday 29th September 2016 Interview date: Monday 10 October   About the Role:   The purpose of the role is to assist in all operational aspects of the Day Support service that will be delivered to people with dementia and their carers. You will be required to take responsibility for a caseload of clients; contributing to the development of individual care plans; making appropriate risk assessments; working to complete them and helping people with dementia to achieve their potential and maximise their skills.   About You:   You will possess an NVQ Level 2 in Care or be willing to work towards this qualification, have good listening skills and an understanding of dementia.   Please note that you will be required to work some weekends.   Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities.   You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant etc.   This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web 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.