Support Worker

Location
Worthing
Salary
£3,039.40 actual per annum
Posted
17 Sep 2018
Closes
03 Oct 2018
Ref
00323206
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker 

Create a world without 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: Worthing, West Sussex 
Contract type: Part time, Permanent 
Hours: 7 per week 
Salary: £3,039.40 actual per annum 

Closing date: 5PM on Monday 1st October 
Interview date: TBC 

About the role: 

Centre Club provides professional, friendly day care and support to people living in West Sussex diagnosed with moderate to mid stage dementia. 

The service gives users an opportunity to meet and mix with others, in a safe and comfortable environment, stimulation through social contact and meaningful activities, trips out in the community and an opportunity to pursue personal hobbies and social activities. We have an opportunity for a Day Support Worker to work on Tuesdays in this service. 

About you: 

You will have experience of working within a care environment and an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers. You will know how to get the best out of people and be able to lead meaningful activities in our Day Support Service for younger people with dementia. You will be able to work well within a team. 

You will possess NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) 

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for agile working, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programs to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. 

Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Day Support Worker, Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia Support Worker, Social Worker, Community Care, Care Assistant, Support Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Mental Health, Dementia, etc.

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