Day Support Worker

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Salisbury

Salary: £6,077 actual per annum

Working Hours: 14 per week

Closing Date: 24 January 2019

Interview Date: 4 February 2019

Contact: Hayley.King@alzheimers.org.uk

Day Support Worker

Reference number:   VAC15850

 

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

To be an active member in a team of support workers and volunteers led by a Day Support Manager, delivering day services to people living with dementia, at a centre in Salisbury.

About you

We are looking for a creative and experienced support worker with an understanding of dementia. You will be delivering individually tailored care and support to individuals living with dementia. The post will include assistance with personal care at times and in administering prescribed medication. We are keen that those people we work with are actively engaged in delivering the service and are encouraged to participate in activities within the centre and the wider community.

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.

Additional Information

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If you’re experiencing problems applying for this role please contact recruitment@alzheimers.org.uk.

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

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