Location: Newlands House, Swadlincote DE12 8DA
Job Type: Permanent, Full time and Part Time
Hours: Occasional hours
Salary: £8.66 per hour / (£16,933 per annum FTE 37.5)
Closing Date: 30th November 2019
Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world?
We have a number of shifts available, full or part-time guaranteed hours, or occasional hours if you prefer working with flexibility.
There are shifts available for days / nights which will include 1:1 support for individuals with complex health care needs.
As a Support Worker / Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation.
Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role!
In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more!
Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.
A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.
Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Care Provider, Personal Support Worker, charity, not for profit.