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Care Practitioner

Vacancy Summary
West Berkshire Council
From £18065 to £20344 per annum (Grade CD)
Phoenix Centre Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/09/2019 at 23:59 PM
Vacancy Description

West Berkshire Council is looking to recruit a full time Care Assistant for Phoenix Resource centre.

We provide services for adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and for those with frailty and dementia.

We are seeking caring, committed individuals whose practise will demonstrate the four values that are integral to our work:

  • Respect
  • Inclusive
  • Compassion
  • Empowerment

The successful candidate will work with our customers in a person centred way, promoting their independence and wellbeing and supporting people to fulfil their potential, both in the resource centre and in the community.

No experience necessary, all training will be provided. However a demonstrable commitment to our values is essential.

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.

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.

This role also requires you to work flexibly and undertake other duties appropriate to the post.

If you would like to be considered for a Care Assistant role at Phoenix Resource Centre, or wish to find out any more about the role please call the Resource centre manager Mary Wells on 01635520158. A visit to the centre can be arranged prior to application if you wish.

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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