Hereford, Herefordshire
Independence Trust
Job type:
Full Time
Closing date:
27th Feb 2018 at 23:55

37 hours per week

We are seeking an experienced Care and Support Worker to supervise our Care Team based at Henffordd Gardens, along with our enablement workers who deliver services countywide in Herefordshire.  The role will involve providing support to individuals to actively manage their own independence, whilst supervising and supporting the Care and Support Workers.

The successful applicant will work in a person centred manner and offer a highly flexible approach to the service user.  Strong communication skills and experience in problem solving are essential, as well as having previous supervisory experience.

Working hours will be on a rota basis to cover a contract that is delivered seven days a week, between the hours of 07:00hrs to 22:00hrs. The role will also require participation in an “on call” team rota approximately two to three times a week.  Applicants will also need to have a full driving licence and use of their own vehicle – mileage and travel time will be paid.

If you have the skills and experience that meet the requirements of this role we would love to hear from you.  In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunities for progression.

Closing Date: Midnight on 27th February 2018
Shortlisting Date: 28th February 2018
Interview Date: 6th March 2018

This positon is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and will be employed by the Independent trust as part of Connexus Ltd.

For further information please contact Deon Rodney – Care and Support Team Leader on 01432 383 974 or Stacey Gardner Care and Support Manager 01432 383977.


The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment. If you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date then you should assume your application has not been successful

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