Community Support Worker

We welcome candidates, with or without care experience, training and support will be provided for you, so you can confidently deliver a great service and you’ll develop a bond with your customers, which will help you to assist them with tasks and keep an eye on their health and well-being.   Every customer is different, so the support and help that you provide will depend on your customer’s needs.

The successful applicant’s duties although the list is not exhaustive will include the following:-

To carry out initial assessment with an individual of their health, social care, housing and community needs.
To build up good networks and working relationships with a range of services and professionals
To investigate potential resources in the community and maintain good knowledge of local and City-Wide
To agree, review and monitor individual programmes with professional services using agreed processes
To communicate effectively with users, carers and staff and other professionals using agreed systems of communication
To record user information, maintaining and updating files and electronic systems and preparing and producing reports
To participate in relevant training courses
To work as part of a team and contribute to team meetings

General duties involve providing team members with high quality support to enable effective service delivery, and to undertake any other duties in agreement with the post holder and manager. 

Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barred Service check

We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Reference
900486
Employer
Sheffield City Council
Contract Type
Town
Sheffield
Salary and benefits
(£25,801 - £29,636) pro rata
Salary
£25500 to £30000 Per Annum