Reablement Support Workers x 21

Manchester City Council
£15,000 - £19,999
14 Sep 2020
14 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Reablement Support Workers x 21
30 hours, Permanent, based in North, Central or South Manchester
Grade 4 plus 10%

The reablement team provides a life changing service to the people of Manchester by helping them to regain or attain as much independence as they can in their own homes. Our Reablement Support Workers do this by motivating and inspiring people to re-learn daily skills and enhance their quality of life.

You will be fully trained to assist people to meet their care needs, which can range from motivational support to personal care.

You will work to individualised support/goal plans, with the aim of encouraging people to do these things for themselves, wherever possible. We also promote and supply tech equipment to help people.
We will assist you with gaining your Care Certificate and your Level 2 or 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care, as well as:

• Comprehensive induction, training and mentoring programme
• Very competitive rates of pay, including enhancements for flexible working
• Generous mileage rates
• 25 days annual leave entitlement, plus bank holidays (pro rata) rising to 30 days after five years
• Opportunity to purchase an extra 10 days annual leave
• Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
• Membership of MCR+ offering exclusive discounts on a variety of lifestyle, leisure, childcare and travel costs
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme providing 24/7 support, advice and counselling to employees and their immediate family
• Uniform and mobile phone provided
• Professional career development
• Excellent management support and appraisal.

This role involves shift work that meets the needs of the citizens, these are typically
8.00 to 14.00 hrs and 16.00 to 22.00 hrs and successful applicants will work on a rota that is provided in advance to cover shifts that also include weekends and bank holidays.

To be considered for this role please complete the application form or enclose your CV.

Applications will be reviewed regularly, this is a great opportunity to join Manchester City Council, as part of the new Manchester Local Care Organisation, so don't wait to apply!

Please bear in mind that a full job history is required and any gaps in employment will need to be clearly explained.

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