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Support Worker - Homestead

Salary details: £12,191 – 12,435

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Ref: AH 1835

Kirklees Council

Adults and Health

Adult Social Care Operation

Place of Work: The Homestead, Almondbury, HD5 8SG


Contract Type: Permanent

Working Pattern: Part Time

Appointment type:

Hours per Week: 24

Closing date: 22 September 2019

Provisional Interview Date:

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Monday to Friday, any time between 8.00am and 5.00pm.

The Homestead day opportunities offer services for People with Dementia living in Kirklees. The Homestead offers a service for up to 25 people with Dementia every day.

It is a safe, informal, friendly place for people to meet others and take part in activities that will help maintain their life skills.  It also gives carers and families the chance to have some respite.

You will support and assist service users to promote independence, offering support in line with their individual care plans. You will provide a range of opportunities designed to promote ordinary living, supporting access to a range of activities.

It is essential that you have a high level of understanding of Adult Social Care. You must be able to demonstrate a commitment to personal and professional training and development and possess a basic awareness of both health and safety issues and food hygiene.   

We offer you:

    • Generous annual leave entitlement
    • Full training
    • Induction

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this job.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

In order to be shortlisted for this job please fill in the Application Form. CVs will not be accepted.

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