Centre Assistant
  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: SER/21/164712
  • Published: Mon 13/09/2021, 13:35 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 20/09/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 11 hours per week, Tuesday 10-3pm, Thursday 9:30-3:30pm
  • Salary: £20,094 - £22,955 FTE pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Cobham Centre for the Community, Oakdene Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 2LY, Surrey

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Centre Assistant

Can you be flexible in your approach?  Do you have a creative and enthusiastic nature? Do you have experience working with people with a learning disability and older people? Do you want to make a difference? If this sounds like you, read on?

The Cobham Centre Assistants help with social activities and provide care and support for the Cobham Link Service for people with learning disabilities and the Cobham Centre for older people to maintain their independence.  Centres offer a wide variety of activities.  As you can imagine being part of the Centres and the Centre requires someone who enjoy supporting people with a learning disability but there may be on occasions the need to also support older people who also attend the Centre, has strong communication and organisational skills as well as Flexibility, good team skills and energy.  Full training is provided however, experience of working in a care environment is essential. 

What is special about this role?

  • You will be able to help and support members and visitors to the Centre enjoy their time within the Centre

About you

You will be creative, committed and enthusiastic. You will have:-

  • a good standard of education
  • experience of working with older people
  • knowledge of community care
  • the ability to maintain care records

About us

We are proud of our commitment to support our older and more vulnerable residents through the community support team. This group of committed and inspiring individuals come together to offer our residents a huge variety of care and support. For example:-

  • Meals on wheels
  • Community alarm and telecare services
  • Community transport
  • Relief carers scheme
  • Independent living centre
  • And specialist groups supporting those with Parkinson’s and those recovering from a stroke.

What are you waiting for?

If you have any questions, or for further information please contact Mark Mortimer-Cleevely Cobham Centre Manager on 01932 596 030 Good Luck!

How to Apply

Please note that we do not accept CVs. We only accept online applications. Our applications can take up to 2hrs to complete.


To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.

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