Relief Care Assistant

Reference:3/AC/19/326 

Salary:£18,426.00 - £19,945.00 

Working Hours:Relief 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Wheatridge Court - GL4 4AL 

Closing date:02 June 2019 at midnight 

Relief Arrangement

Wheatridge Court offers bed based reablement to adults with physical disabilities and/or visual/hearing impairment. We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised individual who, following induction will be able to time manage their work and be able to demonstrate initiative. Ability to support the activities of the linkworkers during care planning and follow through of goal setting while ensuring accurate record keeping. It is essential that a calm, friendly manner is present and that good communication skills are displayed to Service Users and colleagues.

Work patterns may include evenings, weekends, bank holidays and nights.


Position is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.


If prospective applicants would like to visit Wheatridge, to contact on 01452 500669 to arrange a show round prior to the interview dates.

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

Below you will also find links to the Job Profile and Guidance Notes. Click ‘Apply’ to continue.

Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to ContactUs@gloucestershire.gov.uk quoting the vacancy reference number above.

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