Support Worker

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent part-time, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1392160

 Job Description

The Support Worker is part of the team whose function is to meet the practical, physical and emotional needs of individuals in receipt of services within the Cedar Foundation Supported Living Schemes.

The Cedar foundation deliver a range of services that enable people with disabilities to get the most out of life and to be fully included in their communities. Our services are centred around the individual needs of each person and are delivered throughout Northern Ireland.
 
The Support Worker is part of the team whose function is to meet the practical, physical and emotional needs of individuals in receipt of services within the Cedar Foundation Supported Living Schemes.
 
Through a key worker system, he/she will also have involvement in the designing of individual programmes of support and be responsible for delivering the accommodation support and care packages.
 
Hours:                  20-30 hours per week
Contract:             Permanent
Location:             Ardkeen / Hillmount (combined)
Hourly Rate:       15,892 per annum pro rata, (Equivalent to an hourly rate of £8.26 per hour)

Essential:           
·         Numeracy & literacy (English language) skills.
·         Registered or willing to apply for registration with the N. Ireland Social Care Council.
·         Effective verbal and written communication skills.
·         Demonstrable evidence of 6 months experience of providing physical care/support for individuals.
·         Available to work day and night shifts as required.
 
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Apply online at: www.cedar-foundation.org
 
Closing Date: Monday 22 February 2019 at 4.00 pm
 
THE CEDAR FOUNDATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER