Care & Support Workers - Independent Living (Market Weighton)

Orchard Court, Market Weighton

Hourly rate of pay: £9.04 - £9.50 (dependant on experience)

Hours of work: Fixed term contracts plus relief hours available

Location: Market Weighton

Hours of work

There are 2 vacancies currently available, see details below:

Job title Contracted hours Contract type

ILSW Waking Nights

22 per week Fixed term maternity cover until January 2019
ILSW 23 per week Fixed term maternity cover from August 2018 to May 2019

About us:

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent social change organisation working to solve UK poverty. The Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) is a registered housing association and care provider in Yorkshire and the North East.

JRF and JRHT are two important influencing organisations with an ambitious agenda for inspiring positive change in the UK in line with our vision of a prosperous and poverty free UK.

About the role:

Are you someone who likes helping people and has an empathy for others?

We are an Independent Living Service and we work with individuals with learning and physical disabilities.

We have various relief posts available at our service in Market Weighton.

As a Care and Support Worker, your shift will be varied and will involve:

  • Helping with personal care
  • Assisting with shopping
  • Supporting on finances
  • Providing medication and maintaining accurate records according to a support plan.

We are looking for individuals who have a flexible, empathetic approach, good organisational and communication skills and have a genuine interest in people and their welfare. Previous experience in providing personal care in an informal or formal setting would be advantageous.

We do provide full training as necessary for the role so that we provide the best service for our residents.

If these roles sounds interesting then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please complete and return the application form and equal opportunity document below.  Please state which vacancy you are interested in and send to [email protected]

Application documents

Application documents