Dementia Support Worker .
Unite with us against dementia
Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Dementia Support Worker
Location: Portsmouth (covering Portsmouth and South East Hants)
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract – ending 12/08/2017
Hours: 21 per week
Salary: £11,991.00 per annum (actual)
Closing date: 12 noon, 3 May 2017
Interview date: To be confirmed
About the role:
We are looking for applicants to provide support to people with dementia and their carers helping to maintain their independence, improving their sense of well-being, and putting them in more control of their lives.
Good organisation skills are required along with good and non-judgemental communication skills, an understanding of dementia, an understanding of the need for client confidentially and collaborative working and being able to travel independently within the service area.
Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant, etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.