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Health and Social Care Worker

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Reference: CVP 0047c
  • Published: Fri 07/06/2024, 14:18 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 20/06/2024, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Nights
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,500 to £23,893 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Borough Wide, Merseyside

Night posts are also available through this recruitment

Are you passionate about supporting vulnerable adults in our community? Do you have the skills and experience to deliver high-quality social care services, working flexibly supporting people to develop and maintain their independence, to promote their wellbeing, and achieve great outcomes? If so, you might be the perfect candidate for this role.

As a Social Care Worker, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to support adults across Knowsley. Its focus is provision for people with complex needs including learning disabilities, autism, mental health needs and physical disabilities. The service is delivered in a range of settings including supported living, respite and day services.

This varied and rewarding role will involve providing person centred and bespoke care and support, assisting people to engage in opportunities that are meaningful to them, and this includes providing dignified personal care.

You will be required to work flexibly across any of the Adult Provider Services throughout the borough, and the role can involve any of the following: shift work, waking nights, weekends and bank holidays. In some parts of the service, you will be required to lone work.

You will join a friendly team where training and ongoing support is provided.

The post is subject to enhanced hours and sleep in payments. An enhanced DBS check will also be undertaken.

We promote applications from all sections of the community, regardless of background, belief, or identity, recognising the value that diversity brings to our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from individuals from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds and candidates with disabilities as we acknowledge their underrepresentation in our workforce.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applicants.

At Knowsley we value our applicants and want them to feel well-informed and welcomed. If you have any questions about this specific job role or what it is like to work at Knowsley, please contact Operations Manager Lisa Daley at lisa.daley@knowsley.gov.uk  / 07824 372293 or Operations Manager Robby Parry at robby.parry@knowsley.gov.uk / 07717 301323

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  • Person Specification
  • Conditions of Service

How to Apply

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You will also be required to input your name and email address and will be invited to complete an equal opportunities questionnaire.

 

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  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Reference: CVP 0047c
  • Published: Fri 07/06/2024, 14:18 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 20/06/2024, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Nights
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,500 to £23,893 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Borough Wide, Merseyside

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