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Community Senior Support Worker

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/21/144368
  • Published: Mon 01/03/2021, 12:05 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 14/03/2021, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,598 to £25,487 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: East Sussex

Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time

Closing date: Sunday 14 March 2021
Interview date: Date to be arranged

For an informal discussion, please contact Caroline Levy  Community Senior Support Worker  /Mandy Prior Team Manager  01323 432340

We are able to offer an exciting opportunity for one full-time  Community Senior Support Worker to join our existing team working within our Dementia Support Service.

Working within the Dementia Support Service you will be part of a supportive team promoting safety, inclusion and personalization to People living with Dementia and their Carers.

Our Dementia Post Diagnostic Services offers long term support to people living with Dementia, their families and Carers. You will be expected to visit adults and carers  in their own home and work with them to promote choice, safety and independence to live well with Dementia and encourage them to make informed decisions for their future needs. Your role will include support, planning and collaborative working with other agencies.

Part of this role may involve supporting clients through the memory assessment process, supporting carers and completing carers' assessments, and may involve supporting Cared for adults to attend a community activity as a one off taster session; this will involve transporting adults in your own vehicle.

This role involves working countywide.  A clean driving licence is  a requirement. Business mileage will be paid.    

You will be required to offer support and guidance to the  team of  Support Workers.

In addition to a highly competitive salary, we provide a thorough induction and on-going support, along with excellent training opportunities to help you reach your career goals. 

There’s an exciting range of staff benefits too, from our in-house health and wellbeing services to fantastic discounts and deals from major brands and local businesses, across a range of retailers.

We provide full PPE and Weekly Covid testing.

Never before has our work been so important to the people that rely on us being there. Come and join us and make a difference!

If you wish to complete an offline application please could you send the completed form (which is attached to this advert) to recruitmentsupport@eastsussex.gov.uk

You can find out more about working in Adult Social Care by visiting our recruitment pages.

Hours of work: 37 hours per week (Monday - Thursday: 9am to 5pm and Friday 9am to 4.30pm)

Weekend work is not required but some flexibility may be needed.

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  • Job Description and Person Specification
  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/21/144368
  • Published: Mon 01/03/2021, 12:05 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 14/03/2021, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,598 to £25,487 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: East Sussex

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