Care and Support Worker (Independent Living) - Market Weighton

Orchard Court, Market Weighton

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

Hours of work: Relief hours

Location: Market Weighton

About us:

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent organisation working to inspire social change through research, policy and practice. 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 this role sounds interesting then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please complete and return the application form and equal opportunity document below to [email protected]

Application documents

Application documents