£22,379 per year
Contract, 36 month, Full-time
Job description

 At Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland, we are currently recruiting for 2 Dementia Support Workers (DSWs) to join our Dementia Support Team.  A  Dementia Support Worker  support both people living with dementia and their informal carers by phone, online and face to face.  They provide information about the diagnosis, supporting them to explore strategies which will support them to manage their daily lives and linking them in with other services to improve their support and quality of life.  We are here for people throughout the dementia journey, to support them to live well with dementia.  This role is so rewarding and you speak to / meet wonderful people every day. 

Age UK Leicester Shire are an independant charity supporting local people and surrounding areas. We are one of the largest charities within Leicestershire. We provide numerous services to our clients, from projects to homecare, along with supporting younger carers. We have a focus to ensure older people can live independantly whereby all their individuals needs and requirements are being met. 

If you are interested in this positin we would love to here from you. 



Refreshed on: 30 July 2021
Closed date: 04 August 2021
Job ref: LG200721
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work