Home Support Worker

Bryson Care | Monday, 20 March 2017

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

 

Home Support Workers

 (C/HSW/E/1614)

 

30 Posts

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

Fixed Term – September 2017

Daytime rate £8ph, Sleepover rate £7.29, Waking night rate £8.50 plus benefits

Various Hours per week

Mon – Sun, Days & Nights

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 and their informal care givers with a focus on achieving positive outcomes.

 

Essential Criteria

 

  • Minimum 1 years paidexperience 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

 

Application

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: hr@brysongroup.org

 

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 Friday 31 March at 5pm.