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Reablement Assistant - Surrey

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100010631
  • Published: Tue 09/10/2018, 14:55 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/11/2018, 14:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Part Time, Weekends
  • Hours: We have a variety of part time hours available.
  • Salary: £18,254 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Surrey

£18,254 per annum for working full time (36 hours per week) pro rata for part time hours (£9.72 per hour)

We have a variety of part time hours available, including evenings, weekends and Bank contracts. Please call or email to discuss our shift patterns and hours.

You will be able to select the area you would like to work in during our application process.

You must have a full driving licence, access to a car and vehicle and business insurance, as you’ll be required to travel to visit people in their own homes. Our current contractual car user mileage rate is 45p per mile.

An enhanced DBS ‘Disclosure and Barring Service’ check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children’s and Adults’ Barred List checks will be required for this role.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

About the Role

The aim of our Reablement Teams is to allow individuals to stay living in their own homes for as long as possible.

We support some of the most vulnerable people in society in their own homes and help those who have experienced mental or physical health conditions regain daily living skills and wellbeing. We work closely with health partners and have teams based in all of the district and borough council offices in Surrey.

In this role you’ll be doing something that really matters.

You will provide support and guidance with all daily living tasks, including medication and mobility. You’ll be there to ensure dignity, choice and control is maintained and have responsibility for the individual sensitive needs of those who require support. You will be closely involved in the development of reablement programmes; allowing individuals to continue with their lives.

Due to the active nature of this role, a good level of physical mobility is required.

Please submit your CV and answer our Application Questions, clearly evidencing the following:

  • Care experience - either in a work or family setting 
  • A passion to help others
  • Great communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to deal with sensitive and sometimes difficult situations
  • A committed, positive and flexible attitude.

You will either hold or be willing to work towards an NVQ Level 2 Health and Social Care qualification. Joining us you’ll be supported from the beginning with a comprehensive induction programme. You’ll also be given excellent personal development and opportunities to progress your career with us.

For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full role profile.

We look forward to receiving your application. 

Contact Details

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact:-

Epsom & Ewell, Mole Valley, Elmbridge or Banstead

Team Leaders, 01737 737537

Team Manager Marion Lockett, 01737 737530 or marion.lockett@surreycc.gov.uk

Reigate or Tandridge

Team Leaders, 01737 737181

Team Manager Sue Kukreja, 01737 737181 or sue.kukreja@surreycc.gov.uk

Spelthorne, Woking, Runnymede

Team Leaders, 01932 794810

Team Manager Claire King, 01932 794810, or claire.king@surreycc.gov.uk

Surrey Heath, Waverley, Guildford, Farnham

Team Leaders, 01483 518351

Team Manager Surrey Heath & Farnham, Sue Coburn 01483 518351 or sue.coburn@surreycc.gov.uk

Team Manager Waverley & Guildford, Sunita Loi-Solanki, 01483 519310 or Sunita.loi@surreycc.gov.uk

Local government salary-related pension offered, discounted child care vouchers as well as many staff discounts and offers including gym membership, dental insurance, shopping cards, hotels and adult learning courses. For more information, please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100010631
  • Published: Tue 09/10/2018, 14:55 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/11/2018, 14:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Part Time, Weekends
  • Hours: We have a variety of part time hours available.
  • Salary: £18,254 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Surrey

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