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Support Worker - Learning Disabilities

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 21/07/2019 23:59
£11,429.39 - £11,658.04 PER ANNUM
unsociability allowance
Hours per week:
22.5 hours per week (3 week rota)
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
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Job details 

Closing date:
21 Jul

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

The following vacancy is at Oak Road which is a small, homely Residential Care Home providing support for six Adults who have an identified learning disability and are living in the Borough of Stockton-On-Tees. At our last inspection we are proud to have achieved a CQC rating of GOOD in all areas.

We are looking for experienced, committed and enthusiastic individuals who can demonstrate and deliver high standards of person centred care and support to people who have a learning disability and are living at Oak Road.

You will be involved in all aspects of personal care delivery and participate in providing a caring and stimulating environment which promotes choice, independent daily living skills and social activities both within the house and also in the wider community.

You will be qualified to a minimum of NVQ/Diploma Level 2 in a Health and Social Care related subject (including medication administration) and be expected to attain Level 3 in Administering Medication within two months of appointment.

The post requires the person to work a shift pattern covering 365 days which includes working days, evenings, weekends and public holidays. You will participate to an agreed rota but would be expected to be flexible to meet the changing requirements of the people who access the service and the running of the home.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Diane Hawkes, Unit Manager, on 01642 528611.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

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