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Housing Support Worker (Driving)

  • Location:

    Derby

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £11.30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ431260_1625590537

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Housing Support Worker (Driving)

Akton has a vacancy for a Housing Support Worker

Carelink is a 24-hour emergency TSA accredited monitoring and response service ensuring that vulnerable people have access to support at the end of the phone or at the touch of a button whenever they need it. We also offer a range of other technology to protect our service users in an emergency.
As part of the Carelink team you will provide call handling services and respond to emergency situations including lifting uninjured customers using specialist equipment provided and carrying out safe and well checks in support of vulnerable people living in the community. Other duties will include installing and maintaining emergency call equipment in customer's homes and undertaking annual visits.
The posts holders will be working x3 ,12 hour shifts on a rolling rota basis including weekends and bank holidays
The shifts will be 8am to 8pm and 8pm to 8am with 1 hour unpaid break
Covering days and night shifts based at the Gatehouse Kedleston Road Derby
Please see attached rolling rota
Hours are 22 or 33 per week depending on which week of the rolling rota is worked
Candidate must be able to work shifts over the 24 hour period and have Call Centre experience and ideally an understanding of social care with the elderly
The post will be for a 12 week maximum period

PLEASE ENSURE ANY CANDIDATES SUBMITTED ARE AWARE THEY MUST BE ABLE TO WORK 12 HR SHIFTS INCLUDING NIGHT SHIFTS AND HOLD A FULL MANUAL DRIVING LICENCE