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Care Practitioner X2

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
West Berkshire Council
Salary:
From £18065 to £20344 pro rata per annum (Grade CD)
Location:
Greenfield House Resource Centre, Calcot, Reading
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
20/10/2019 at 23:59 PM
Reference:
V3831
Vacancy Description

We are seeking two caring, committed individuals to join our Day Opportunities team. You will work alongside our Support Outreach workers to deliver personalised services to our customers with learning difficulties, physical disabilities, frailty and dementia.

The position is a “hands on” role supporting our customers with their personal care needs whilst they are with us, also supporting them to access and participate in a range of group and individual activities whilst using our Resource Centre.

This role also doubles up as a “Passenger Assistant” to work with our driving team to safely transport customers to and from their homes and the Resource Centre on our in house transport.

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 26 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days, depending on how long you’ve worked for us and the grade of your job. 

To arrange a visit or an informal discussion, please telephone Melanie Clarke (Resource Centre Manager) on 0118 943 2074



Equal Opportunities
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.
How to apply

Please complete an online application form.

All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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