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Community Support Worker

Published 2017-11-20 10:54:52

Bristol , England.
Start : ASAP Experience : Expected Salary : 7.75 - 9.50  per hourenhancements for mileage and experience

Job description

  An excellent opportunity as a Support Worker is now on offer with Brunelcare, the South West’s leading care and housing provider.   As a Community Support Worker, you will be visiting clients with dementia living in the community and spending time with them. You may be taking someone, for coffee or doing agreed indoor activities with them to allow their carer a few hours respite.  You could be helping a person that lives alone achieve an independent daily life through your practical help, support and encouragement. This responsibility will allow you to build relationships with your clients, and work in a flexible and person centred way.   Unlike some care providers Brunelcare pay for every moment worked and not just the time spent caring. You will be paid for the whole shift including travel time and mileage between calls. Brunelcare also provide and pay for all training, for every aspect of the job, along with providing ongoing support.   Brunelcare is a registered charity and housing association.  Employing over 1,200, providing direct care to roughly 3,000 people and indirectly impacting the lives of over 10,000 people we pride ourselves on the quality of our care.  Established in 1941 Brunelcare works to ensure the highest level of care for its clients and will ensure the personal development of every member of staff.   The Job: - You will be supporting dementia clients in the community to carry out their daily needs.- You are flexible and punctual.- You hold a full UK driving licence and have your own car - You are willing to cover clients in and around the Bristol area - 20 hours per week   The Person: - You have a kind, patient and empathetic nature.- You have a genuine interest in caring.- You are able to work under your own initiative.   By joining Brunelcare as a Support Workeryou will enjoy these benefits:       7 day induction and on-going support       Perkbox – which offers discounts from retailers, restaurants and insurance       Employee Assistance Program, which provides free confidential advice       Employee benefit schemes - Child Care vouchers, Pension       Mileage allowance: 38p per mile   To apply please e-mail:- .  A full job description for this role is also available on our website. CSE or equivalent Less than 1 yearCareer levelNone
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