Support Worker Adviser / Care Adviser

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Gloucester
Salary
£18,019.80 actual per annum
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
30 Apr 2018
Ref
00320298
Contact
Candidate Services
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Worker Adviser / Care Adviser 

Let’s take on dementia together 

Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Dementia Adviser 
Location: Gloucester 
Contract type: Permanent 
Hours: 31 per week 
Salary: £18,019.80 actual per annum 

Closing date: 9am on Monday 30th April 
Interview date: Friday 4th May 

About the role: 

They are looking for a self-motivated individual to be a part of the established Dementia Adviser team that operates across Gloucestershire. The role of the Dementia Adviser is to offer bespoke information and support to people living in the community with a diagnosis of dementia, as well as those that care for them. The service is delivered to their clients in a variety of ways including home visits, meeting at one of their Support Groups or by phone, letter or email. It may also include signposting and providing referrals to other services. 

An ability to travel independently around the county is essential. The post will involve working in people’s homes and in a range of community settings and therefore an enhanced DBS disclosure will be required. 

About you: 

The successful candidate will need to possess NVQ level 3 (or equivalent), and have an understanding of dementia and the needs of those affected by dementia. They will also have good organisational, time management and IT skills. 

Our client is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: You may have experience of the following: Dementia Adviser, Care Assistant, Caseworker, Special Needs Assistant, Social Worker, Social Care, Community Care, Helpline Coordinator, Volunteering Officer, Support Worker, Mental Health, Dementia etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb 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.

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