Support Worker

£8.66 per hour
12 Aug 2019
10 Sep 2019
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Part Time
Support Worker 

Location: Riverview Day Centre - Kendal 
Job Type: Part time, 14 hours per week. 
Salary: £8.66 per hour / £6,321 per annum for 14 hours (£16,933 per annum FTE 37.5 hours) 

Closing Date: 9 September 2019 

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world? 

Part time, 14 hours per week. 

This role is for our Day Centre in Kendal. 

As a Support Worker / Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation. 

You will: 

Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role! 

In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more! 

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments. 

A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post. 

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Care Provider, Personal Support Worker, charity, not for profit. 

Ref: 88401