Support worker, South Belfast

Closing date: 
25 Aug 2017
The Support Worker is part of the staff team, providing services for adults who have acquired Brain Injury and physical disabilities within the registered Scheme.

The Cedar Foundation is seeking to recruit the following staff member:

 

Support Worker                                          REF: 17/137/SW-T/WEB

 

The Cedar foundation deliver a range of services that enable people with disabilities to get the most out of life and to be fully included in their communities. Our services are centred around the individual needs of each person and are delivered throughout Northern Ireland.

 

Due to rapid continual growth and development, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Support Worker to join our team and to support and assist service users.

 

The Support Worker is part of the staff team, providing services for adults who have learning disabilities and complex needs in a small residential home in Holywood.

 

Hours:            35 hours per week on a rota basis including evenings and weekends

Contract:        Permanent

Location:        Twisel Lodge, Holywood

Hourly Rate: £7.65 per hour

 

 

Essential:                  

  • Numeracy & literacy (English language) skills
  • Registered or agreeable to applying for registration with the N. Ireland Social Care Council
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrable evidence of 6 months experience of providing physical care / support for individuals within the last 2 years
  • Available to work shifts as required

 

Desirable:                 

  • NVQ level 2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent
  • English & Maths to GCSE grade C or equivalent.

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Apply online at

www.cedar-foundation.org

 

Closing Date: Friday 25th August 2017 at 4.00 pm

 

THE CEDAR FOUNDATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

 

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John O'Reilly