Social Care Worker

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Harrogate
Salary
15874.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Ref: 8965

Hours: 36 per week

Salary: £15,874 - £17,148 pro rata. Future potential up to £22,072 pro rata (£8.46 - £9.14 per hour)

Location: Harrogate

Contract Type: Permanent

This is a wonderful opportunity to join our well-established care home for older people with significant sight loss and other disabilities, based in Harrogate.

Your role as Social Care Worker will involve looking after the residents’ well-being, safety and care, ensuring all policies and procedures are adhered to following the RNIB and CQC guidelines.

Experience of working with older people who have sight problems, hearing impaired, or dual sensory loss is desirable, however we are happy to accept applications from people with no experience but with the right attitude and passion towards care.

The successful applicant will possess good communications skills, resilience and the ability to stay calm and focussed under pressure.

Tate House and the RNIB offer a host of benefits including excellent training with the opportunity to study towards the NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care qualification as well as additional pay for overtime and bank holidays. We also offer a great pension scheme and annual leave entitlement.

To apply for this great opportunity please click apply.

Closing date for applications - Thursday 18th May 2017.

Interviews will be held on - TBC.

Appointment is subject to and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services Check.