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Details...

Job title:
Intermediate Care Support Workers (Temporary up to 2 years)
Job reference:
SACR28
Department
People's Services
Grade:
SCP 14 - 17
Pay:
From: 9.16 To: 9.68 per hour
Hours:
Various from 16 to 35 hours
Closing date:
16/01/2019

Description...

A number of temporary posts, funded for up to 2 years, have become available within Brookfield Support Centre.

St Helens Council, Torus and St Helens CCG are working in partnership to expand our short term transitional accommodation provision at Brookfield Centre for vulnerable adults who are in need of short term reablement support or at risk of hospital admission due to health or care crisis.

With a range of community therapy, community nursing, frailty, housing and social care services our experienced multi-disciplinary community based team work closely with our clients to promote independent living and support and plan their return back into the community.

If you are caring, responsible and good with people we have a number of opportunities for you to join our team as an Intermediate Care Support Worker, to promote and support the rehabilitation provision from Brookfield Centre,

You will work with our clients to implement rehabilitation and care programmes, which have been developed by our multi-disciplinary team to encourage independence and self-management.

You will have experience of caring for older people and be able to provide support with personal care, emotional and social needs in a kind, caring, trustworthy and respectful manner that preserves dignity and self-respect at all times.

You will have some knowledge of client handling and safeguarding of vulnerable adults, though training will be given, and be able to clearly and confidently communicate with clients.

This role will require you to work on a shift rota system which will include evening, weekend and bank holiday working.

Post hours vary from 16 to 35 hours per week

These posts are funded by St Helens CCG and will be reviewed after two years. Further details will be provided at the interview stage.

These posts are subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.

Please contact Sharron Fisher, Registered Team Manager on 01744 677735 for an informal chat.

When applying for this vacancy, you have the following options

For an application form and further details contact:

recruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number.
The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.