Care & Support Worker - Dementia Care

Care & Support Worker - Dementia Care

  • Employer - Dementia Care
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Charity
  • Department - Care
  • Location - Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas
  • Salary - £7.50 - £7.80 per hour
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full/Part-time | 20, 30 & 40 hour contracts available
  • Closing date - Saturday, 27 January 2018

Description

At Dementia Care, we believe that everyone affected by dementia should have access to specialist care, support and advice whenever and wherever it is needed. We know the care we provide is only as good as the people providing it, and that's why we look for people who connect with our values and can live them every day.

We offer a package that provides a number of benefits, including comprehensive training, a pension and the flexibility needed for a healthy work-life balance (20, 30 or 40 hour contracts - days or nights).

Our Care & Support Workers can changes the lives of those living with dementia and their families. If you agree with the following statements, you could be just what we're looking for.

  • Delivering quality personal care and support to people with dementia or other neurological conditions is important.
  • Getting to know the person and their choices matters.
  • You understand the importance of administering or supporting someone with medication needs
  • Encouraging and enabling the people you are supporting to engage with activities is vital.
  • Helping with bathing, washing, dressing and personal care when required is a necessity.
  • You are enthusiastic about providing companionship and enabling people to live within a ‘family' environment

If you feel like you could make a difference to someone living with dementia and are looking for a rewarding new role in the care sector, we want to hear from you.

You can apply by sending a CV or completed application form to the address below.

Contact information

Telephone: 
0191 217 1323

Address:
Dementia Care
The Bradbury Centre
Brunswick Village
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE13 7DS

Map for NE13 7DS

Interview information

Successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted with a view to arranging an interview.

How to apply

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