Day Support Worker

Alzheimer’s Society
London (Greater)
09 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Day Support Worker

Unite with us against dementia.

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

Position: Day Support Worker
Location: Harrow and Hillingdon
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract 31/03/2019
Hours: 35.00 per week
Salary: £16,577.00 per annum (actual)

Closing Date: 5PM on Friday 16th February 2018
Interview date: TBC

About the Role:

The Templeton Centre is based in Northwood Hills; part of the North West London locality.

We provide day care and support in a stimulating, fun and safe environment to people of all ages with a diagnosis of dementia.

The centre is open from Monday to Saturday, 9-5.

About You:

We are looking for people with personal or work experience in a dementia care setting.

You will need to demonstrate an understanding of dementia and the needs of people with dementia, their families and carers. You will have good listening skills, adaptability and work well within our small dedicated team.

You will be able to contribute to and plan high quality activities for our service users to the standards required by the Society.

You will be responsible for a caseload of clients and as their key-worker, will be the main point of contact for those service users and their carers.

You should possess NVQ2 in health & social care or be willing to work towards this qualification. Although these positions are advertised as a full-time post, alternative hours can be discussed at the interview.

Alzheimer`s Society is committed to equal opportunities.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications

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