Support Worker (Adult Social Care) - Various Opportunities

Employer
Kirklees Metropolitan Council
Location
Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Salary
£10.01 - £12.96 per hour (depending on working pattern)
Closing date
30 Nov 2021

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Sector
Health and Social Care, Health, Adult Services, Social Care, Housing, Community Services
Job role
Support Worker
Contract Type
Contract

A career in social care - could that be you?

Our whole workforce has risen to the challenge of the pandemic and as an organisation we couldn’t be prouder.

As we look to recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, keeping our most vulnerable residents safe and well is still paramount.  Join our incredible residential care home teams who provide dedicated care to meet the needs of individual people.

Working in a residential home is a special kind of role for a special kind of person. If you have an understanding of adult social care, a caring and supportive attitude and a willingness to make a real difference to the lives of others, you may just be that person.

We have a range of Support Workers (day and night support), across a range of locations. You can choose which locations you are interested in when you apply. We will also accept applications for our casual banks of staff through this process.  And there’s plenty of support available when you join our teams but don’t take our word for it, here’s what our staff have to say 

Our Locations and hours:

  • Castle Grange (Ing Lane, Newsome, Huddersfield, HD4 6LT) - Hours - (Nights 20 & 30 hours and Days 28 hours)
  • Claremont House (Brighton Street, Heckmondwike, WF16 9EU) - Hours - (Days 21 & 28 hours). 
  • Ings Grove House (Doctor Lane, Mirfield, WF14 8DP) - Hours - (Days - 28 hours)
  • Moorlands Grange (Spruce Drive, Netherton, Huddersfield, HD4 7WA) - Hours - (Nights 30 & 25 Hours  and Days 20, 21 25 & 28 hours).

For more information on the homes please view the 'Locations' document attached. 

Salaries - Grade 5

  • £10.01 - £10.21 per hour as standard
  • £10.71 - £10.92 including rota enhancements
  • £12.71 - £12.96 including nights and rota enhancements

All of our roles also attract additional payments for rota and night working. For more information on this role please see the attached 'Job Profile and Focus Sheet' document. 

If you would like a chat about this role contact In2Care and someone will be in touch, to apply straight away please click 'Apply' below.

This advert is due to run until 30th November 2021 but we will shortlist and arrange interviews regularly. 

Closing date  

30 November 2021, 11:55 PM

This job is subject to a DBS check at the appropriate level, please refer to the Job Description/Profile.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

New regulations come into force on Thursday 11 November 2021 making it compulsory for anyone entering a registered care home in England to have completed the course of an authorised vaccine (be fully vaccinated), unless they are medically exempt. These regulations will apply to this job.

To be considered for a job in this establishment you must be fully vaccinated by 11 November 2021 – exceptions may be made for those with medical exemptions. You will need to provide evidence of vaccination or medical exemption during the selection process.

If you are not currently fully vaccinated (or medically exempt) any offer of employment will be conditional on being fully vaccinated by 11 November 2021.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Important Information

Support Worker Job Profile and Focus Sheets.pdf – 319KB 

Our Locations.pdf – 109KB 

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