We've noticed you are using Internet Explorer. This is an outdated Web Browser and is not supported by this website. Consider switching to a moden Web Browser like Google Chrome.
map Surrey Heath Runnymede Spelthorne Richmond Elmbridge Kingston Epsom & Ewell Woking Guildford Waverley Mole Valley Reigate & Banstead Tandridge
This Vacancy has closed.

Specialist Day Care Assistant

  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: SER/19/91808
  • Published: Tue 12/03/2019, 10:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 25/03/2019, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time
  • Hours: Casual.
  • Salary: £9.31 per hour
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Various Community Centres across the Bourough

Day Care Assistant (casual)

Community Support Services

Salary: £9.31 per hour

Closing date: 25th March 2019

 

Do you enjoy being around people and ‘mucking in’ where you are needed? Can you support those in our community with dementia and their carers and families?  Our service support helps those with dementia remain in their community and we need you to help us.

We have a role for a sensitive, committed and flexible person to help those in our community with dementia and their carers. You will be helping with a range of vital services from social activities to support groups to personal care. Don’t worry if you have no specialist training, we can give you that.

 

About us

We are proud of our commitment to support our older and more vulnerable residents through the community support services team. This group of committed and inspiring individuals come together to offer our residents a huge variety of care and support. For example,

 

  • Meals on wheels
  • Community alarm and telecare services
  • Community transport
  • Independent living centre
  • And specialist groups supporting those with Parkinson’s and those recovering from a stroke.

 

At the heart of this service are our seven Centres for the Community in Hersham, Walton-on-Thames, Weybridge, Thames Ditton, Cobham, Molesey and Claygate. Each of these centres has its own personality; its own community but they are connected by a determination to provide high quality services to older and vulnerable people in our community.

 

About you

  • You will have good communication skills, have a caring attitude and the ability to work under pressure.
  • As you would expect confidentiality and discretion is key.
  • You will have worked with older people and those with disabilities.
  • But most importantly is you open approach to learning new skills and processes.

You will be potentially working across all our centres, providing holiday cover and additional support on busy days for example. You will have the advantage of learning from a wide range of people and experiencing all the joy that our centres offer our residents.

We will provide all the training you need, so don’t worry on that front.

If you would like to know more, have a read of the recruitment pack and if you have any questions please call Nikki our Relief Care manager on 01372 474547 or visit http://careers.elmbridge.gov.uk to find out more about working for Elmbridge Borough Council.

 

We need you to be help us help our community. What are you waiting for?

Downloads

  • Specialist Day Care Assistant JD
  • CSS Recruitment Pack
  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: SER/19/91808
  • Published: Tue 12/03/2019, 10:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 25/03/2019, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time
  • Hours: Casual.
  • Salary: £9.31 per hour
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Various Community Centres across the Bourough

Vacancy Location