Contract Type: Casual Worker
Location: Hambleton and Richmondshire
Salary: £10.96 - £11.41 per hour (depending on skills and experience)
Working Hours: As and when required
Closing Date: 26 September 2019
Interview Date: 7th October
Reference number: VAC16586
Office location: Richmond and Northallerton
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.
About the role
We are looking for a creative and motivated individual to provide cover in the absence of our Day Support Team Managers. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our team providing Day Support Services to people with dementia.
This role will involve working across both of the Day Support services within the Hambleton and Richmondshire area, providing cover where required. The ability to travel freely throughout the area is essential to this role, and expenses will be paid in line with Alzheimer’s Society expenses policy.
You will possess NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent. An empathy and understanding of the needs of people with dementia and experience of managing staff and leading a team are essential for this role.
The successful candidate will be able to assess and evaluate client needs and devise and lead meaningful activities for people with dementia. You should have basic IT skills including word and Excel.
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 working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.
You can also visit our Working for Us pages, which give you more information about what it’s like to be an employee at the Society.
If you’re experiencing problems applying for this role please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.
Please note: Some of our roles may require a criminal records check. You can find our policy here