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Support Worker

Posted: 4 Jul 2020 Closes: 17 Jul 2020
Holehird - Windermere £9.67 per hour (£18,908 per annum FTE 37.5 hours)
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Holehird is a beautiful mansion set in a stunning location on the outskirts of Windermere.

We provide nursing care and support to adults with physical disabilities and long term complex conditions.

We have a number of  day and night shifts available, full or part-time guaranteed hours, or occasional hours if you prefer working with flexibility.

Early shifts, late shifts, and weekends on a rota basis.


As a Support Worker/Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation.  


Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role! We can offer recognised clinical training with the opportunity for career progression to Team Leader if you wish.


In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more!


COVID-19 - The well-being of everyone is our highest priority. We will be using phone, Skype, WhatsApp or Zoom video calling to hold interviews for the foreseeable future.


Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.


A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.


* No agencies please *


Leonard Cheshire

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