Reablement Assistant - START

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
19/11/2019
Advert End Date:
08/12/2019 23:59
Salary:
£19,347.36 per annum
Allowances:
Mileage
Hours per week:
Up to 37 hours available; Flexible guaranteed hour contracts
Job Category:
Reablement Assistant
Vacancy ID:
103620
Employment Location:
The Forge

Job details 

Closing date:
8 Dec


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Further information

We are currently looking for individuals who seek an opportunity where no two days are the same and to make a difference to the wellbeing of our aging community in Wokingham.

You will support customers in their homes in promoting their wellbeing through everyday activities while building their confidence, stamina and ability to live independently.

As a Reablement Assistant you will travel between the customers’ homes, providing person-centred care, reablement and continuous assessment to ensure our customers achieve their personalised goals and regain their level of independence.
If you’re looking to make a difference in our community, come join our Short-Term Assessment and Reablement Team in Wokingham (START ).

Working for Optalis you will be entitled to the following range of benefits:
• Fantastic rewards package through Perkbox that offers all kinds of shopping, health, travel and insurance discounts/special offer
• An extra day off for your birthday
• Paid training
• Free uniform
• Paid mileage
• Quarterly staff forums; an opportunity to voice opinions, make suggestions
• Monthly STAR awards - a reward scheme recognises staff who have gone the extra mile
• Generous pension scheme
• Career progression
And much more…

Optalis are a Mindful Employer, which means we are serious about increasing awareness of mental health in the workplace and providing support for our staff.

Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. As such, all successful applicants will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

We’re also a Disability Confident Committed Employer, which means that as an employer, Optalis is taking action to ensure that people with disabilities and long term health conditions feel supported, engaged and able to fulfil their potential in the workplace.

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council’ and delivering adult social care for both councils.

Want to find out more? Please contact a member of The Recruitment Team on 0118 977 8600 or email recruitment@optalis.org

Please note: Part of this role it is essential you have a full UK drivers licence with daily access to a vehicle with business insurance.
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