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Reablement Care Worker

  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: FEB20199306
  • Published: Mon 25/02/2019, 9:41 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 21/04/2019, 22:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Part Time.
  • Salary: 17556 - 20034 Pro Rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays, Thurrock

An exciting opportunity has arisen for several Reablement Workers to support our team in the Joint Reablement team Service based in Thurrock, where personalised care and reablement are provided through a multi-disciplinary team including a Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Social Worker and Nurse.  We cater for older people with differing needs and those people require extra support with personal care duties. 

Joint Reablement Team staff work in a way to promote personalisation and reablement while assisting in achieving the delivery of outcomes for residents within their own home. You will be responsible to support the existing team to follow Individual Support Plans leaning schedules to ensure high standards of cleanliness within the home. You will be expected to promote our core values. The Core values include individuality, independence, choice, dignity, respect, rights, confidentiality and fulfillment, which guarantees users of the service, receives a high standard, quality service. 

The type of person who will be suitable for this role will need patience, understanding, be committed and have a genuine caring nature and be able to demonstrate the core values of the service. A good understanding of The Care Act 2014 and Care Quality Commission Compliance.

Ability to work flexibly as well as working evenings and weekends is essential.  Full Driving Licence and use of a vehicle essential. Weekend workers are also welcome.

For an informal discussion about these posts, please contact Jo Gosney – Deputy Manager (JRT Provider Services) on 01375 652902

A DBS at Enhanced level will be required for this post.

Please be aware: Interviews will be held on 27th and 28th February.

Please be aware that Thurrock Council are undertaking a pay review which will affect the grading of this vacancy – full details will be provided at conditional offer stage to the preferred candidate.

Our vision – An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. There is over 1,000 acres of land ready for commercial development and there are likely to be 30,000 new homes built with transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.

We are an area of massive growth; £6bn has already been invested by the private sector in Thurrock. We have seen 7,000 new jobs created, with a further 30,000 anticipated in the next 20 years, and 1,170 new businesses in the borough, with leading centres in ports and logistics, retail and creative industries.

Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

How to Apply

Please apply online by clicking Apply. Please note, we do not accept CVs. If you have any difficulties in submitting an application form please email recruitment@thurrock.gov.uk.

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  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: FEB20199306
  • Published: Mon 25/02/2019, 9:41 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 21/04/2019, 22:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Part Time.
  • Salary: 17556 - 20034 Pro Rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays, Thurrock

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