Employer - Dementia Care

Job title - Support Workers - 20 / 30 / 40 hour contracts

Reference number -

Sector - Charity

Department - Care

Location - Newcastle area

Salary - Expected earnings | £10,000 - £18,000 per annum pro-rata

Hours - Various | 0 / 20 / 30 / 40 hour contracts available

Closing date - 10 Oct 2015 00:00

Job description

Dementia Care (DC) is an award winning Newcastle based charity that provides specialist care, support and advice to people with dementia and other degenerative neurological disorders such as acquired brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's disease. A small number of people with functional mental health disorders and learning disabilities are also supported, where our skills meet their individual requirements. We offer 24 hour home support, independent living houses, day services and respite facilities.

We offer our employees one of the best support packages in the care industry including a newly introduced £7.20 to £7.40 per hour salary (depending on service), 28 day holiday (pro rata for part timers), localised working teams offering client continuity, a matched pension scheme or healthcare scheme and on-going training with the opportunity to achieve an NVQ3 in specialist dementia care, accredited by Stirling University.

To be successful you will need to demonstrate that you are:

Support Workers:

Contact information

Application packs are available online at our website (www.dementiacare.org.uk) or by calling 0191 217 1323. All successful applicants will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced CRB check and not be registered on List 99 or the Independent Safeguarding Authority list. 

Contact email: recruitment@dementiacare.org.uk


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