Support Worker - Essex Care Consortium - The Conifers - Fordham - Working for Essex
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Closing date: 26 Jul 2022
Location: Colchester
Hours: Full-time
Req ID: 7909
Role: Social Care
About the role

Support Worker - Essex Care Consortium - The Conifers - Fordham

£10.00 per hour

Location: Colchester

Closing Date:28th June 2022

Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Essex Care Consortium to recruit Support Workers for their residential care services in Fordham.

Due to the occupational requirements for this position, Essex Care Consortium can only consider applications from female candidates. There are both full time and part time hours available, shift times can be discussed at interview stage.

The shift patterns vary with full time hours and will require day, night and weekend working. 

Salary Mon to Fri £10 per hour, Saturday, and Sunday £10.50 per hour.

Essex Care Consortium Fordham Ltd is a specialist-based resource, registered to provide living accommodation and care for 6 adults with learning disabilities. The home is based in Fordham, it's a large bungalow sited within a large garden with a heated swimming pool, patio and a BBQ area. Essex Care Consortium aims to maintain high standards of specialised care, creating a beautiful home in wonderful surroundings that offers individual care and encouragement to all their clients. The focus here is on self-help skills and activities, clients are encouraged to share in the everyday support of the house, gardens and allotment.

Essex Care Consortium are looking to recruitment Support Workers to help provide care to their residents. If you are enthusiastic, caring, and someone who wants to make a difference to the lives of others, a career in care could be for you.

Benefits include 28 days paid leave per year and overtime paid at an extra £2.00 per hour.

Note: ECC are advertising this role on behalf of Essex Care Consortium and if successful you will be employed by Essex Care Consortium.

As part of employment should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription, and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

Essex Care Consortium is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults, and expects all employees, contractors and volunteers to share its commitment to prevent abuse, harm or exploitation.

Essex Care Consortium applies a robust recruitment vetting process. If you are successful, you will need to undergo a Pre-employment Vetting Procedure.

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If you have any queries regarding this role, please contact Care.Recruitment@essex.gov.uk