Home Support Worker - Dementia Service - Belfast

Closing date: 
19 Jul 2017
Job Purpose To provide an enhanced befriending service including the provision of personal care and a night sitting service to improve the quality of life for people living with dementia.

Bryson Care Home Support Service For People Living With A Dementia And Their Informal Care Givers Require;


Home Support Workers



30 Posts

This is a pilot service delivered in partnership with Dementia Together Northern Ireland

Fixed Term – September 2017

Daytime rate £8ph, Sleepover rate £7.50, Waking night rate £8.50 plus benefits

Various Hours per week

Mon – Sun, Days & Nights


Essential Criteria


  • Minimum 1 years paid  experience in a health and social care setting
  • Relevant qualification eg. QCF Level 2/3 in Care or equivalent
  • Experience of working with people with dementia
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Access to transport that would enable the post holder to carry out the duties of the post


Desirable Criteria


  • GCSE (or equivalent) standard of education 
  • Completed dementia awareness training



For more information, a full job description & person spec, or to obtain an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: 028 9034 7749 or email: [email protected]


Application packs are also downloadable for external candidates from https://bryson.erecruit.co.uk or they have the option to apply online.


Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 19th July at 5pm


Closing date:
19 Jul 2017 17:00
Job Information
Fixed term
Part time
0 hours per week
Contact Information
HR Department
Bryson House
28 Bedford Street
028 9034 7749