Current Vacancies

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Support Workers

We are recruiting Support Workers to join our team. Candidates will be positive and enthusiastic about supporting people in a person centred way. Experience is preferred, but not essential.

For a job description, person specification and application form, email us at admin@camphilldevon.org.uk quoting the reference for the post. If applying by post: Camphill Devon, Hapstead Village, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0JN, or call 01364 642631.

1) Ref: RSW19 – Part time (20 hours per week), to include weekends and evenings (£8.57 per hour)
Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Friday, 27 October 2017
Interview date:                          Wednesday, 1 November 2017

2) Ref: RSW20 – Full time (35 hours per week), to include weekends and evenings (£8.57 per hour)
Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Monday 23 October 2017
Interview date will be arranged after shortlisting

Camphill Devon Community is an equal opportunities employer.

Support Worker Role:
Principle objectives:

  • Supporting adults with learning disabilities in their home life and involvement in the activities they want to do.
  • Providing practical household support, personal support and social assistance.

Main responsibilities:

  • Provide support and information to the individuals we support
  • Provide practical and emotional support to service users
  • Help service users meet their personal care needs sensitively and appropriately to a high standard, including personal hygiene, assistance with laundry, and preparing meals and drinks
  • Supporting service users to take any prescribed medicine, complying with all medicine policies, including storage, administering and record keeping
  • Enable service users to achieve independence as far as possible in all areas of their life by providing appropriate information, opportunity, training and support
  • Help service users to identify and choose their support needs
  • Assist in devising, implementing and reviewing support plans