Day Support Worker (Hammersmith & Fulham) - Flexible Hours
Day Support Worker (Hammersmith & Fulham)
- Reference Number: VAC12684
- Location: Hammersmith and Fulham
- Closing Date: 29 September 2016
- Office location: St Vincent’s, 49 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith, W6 9QH
- Area role covers Hammersmith & Fulham
- Salary: £8.95 per hour
- Hours: Open to discussion
- Interview date: Monday 10 October
Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. There are 850,000 people with dementia in the UK and numbers are set to rise to over 1 million by 2025.
The purpose of the role is to assist in all operational aspects of the Day Support service that will be delivered to people with dementia and their carers. You will be required to take responsibility for a caseload of clients; contributing to the development of individual care plans; making appropriate risk assessments; working to complete them and helping people with dementia to achieve their potential and maximise their skills.
You will possess an NVQ Level 2 in Care or be willing to work towards this qualification, have good listening skills and an understanding of dementia.
Flexible hours - Open to discuss requirements
NOTE: The successful candidate will be required to work some weekends
Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities.