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Care and Support Worker

  • Location:

    North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £11 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    TFR108_1611849240

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Akton Recruitment are working with the Local Authorities to fill a number of positions available currently for Care and Support Workers. We have positions covering Scarborough North, Selby East and West, Ryedale North and South, and Scarborough Central and South. These roles are all community based and it is a requirement that you have a full, clean driving license and access to a vehicle with business class insurance.

Candidate will provide support to adults with care and support needs in the community to enable them to maximise their independence in response to an assessment of their needs.

Focus will be on work in the community making best use of existing mainstream services and resources including the voluntary sector to encourage social inclusion and help adults and carers achieve their personal goals and lead rich fulfilling lives.

Candidate will work with the adults to regain skills and confidence in particular tasks or activities of daily living. At times it also requires the provision of personal care along with reablement tasks.

Mileage will be paid at 42p per mile. This will be paid from an agreed NYCC based for the miles covered during the shift and does not include any mileage from the candidates home address to the agreed NYCC base.

Requirements-

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Access to a vehicle
  • Clean license
  • Enhanced DBS

After applying, if you meet the requirements. You will receive an email and phone call to inform you that you have progressed to the second stage of applications. At this point a second application form will need to be completed and you will be asked your preference on working location.