Do you want to make a difference? Are you kind, patient and hardworking? Do you have fantastic people skills? If that’s you, this is the job for you…
If you have a real understanding of, and commitment to, personalised support for adults with complex needs, then this could be the role for you. Working within the Community Support Services, you will get the opportunity to experience the roles within our MiCare set up supporting a wide range of service users, and will also have the opportunity to work in both Supported Living and Day Opportunities. Some evening and weekend work is required to meet the needs of the Community Support Service. Due to the nature of the role, some elements of physical work such as moving and handling and delivering personal care will be required.
A high level of motivation, enthusiasm, flexibility and a positive attitude are key qualities for this post. In return, we can offer you a comprehensive induction and a tailored training plan, with support to undertake the QCF Diploma and Level 2 Health and Social Care qualifications if you do not already hold these.
The successful applicant for this post will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). We will pay for the cost of the DBS.
What we offer in return… Work that makes a difference to people’s lives within this beautiful county, in addition to structured salary reviews, local government pension scheme, discounted access to ‘Active Rutland’ keep fit activities and competitive unsociable hours pay enhancements including time and a half for Saturdays and double time for Sundays.
We act as ‘One Council’ in all we do, with each of us working together in the most effective way to meet the needs of our customers every day – if you share this ethos then we very much want to hear from you.
What to do now… Please visit https://jobs.rutland.gov.uk for more information about this role.
Please follow the links to apply online. Alternatively you can contact one of the HR team for an application pack, email: email@example.com or call 01572 758343
All recruitment correspondence, including interview details, will usually be sent out via email. If you require documentation/correspondence in an alternative format, please contact the HR team.
Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.