Community Care Worker (Nights)

Reference:3/AC/19/532 

Salary:£21,166.00 - £22,462.00 

Working Hours:19 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Edward Jenner Court, 1010 Pioneer Avenue, Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, Gloucestershire - GL3 4AW 

Closing date:27 August 2019 at midnight 

Per annum pro rata

We are looking to recruit a member of staff that will work from 21.00 to 7.00 overnight with Health colleagues based at Edward Jenner Court who will direct the work to be undertaken. Community Care Workers will work with a nursing colleague, and occasionally in pairs themselves, undertaking simple clinical tasks and basic personal and social care.

The role involves driving around the County at night and responding to referrals for unplanned care. You will work closely with other staff working overnight OOH GP, ambulance staff and the Rapid Response team.Applicants should be excellent communicators, have experience of delivering personal care and experience of dealing with situations in a calm and reassuring manner.

For further information please contact Jane Steel Team Manager for the Evening and Night District Nursing Team on 07976481399.  This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

Interviews - Week commencing 2nd September 2019.

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.

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