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Care & Support Assistant

  • Salary: £8 .75 per hour
  • Location: Colchester
  • Closing Date:

Fixed term contract up to 31stMarch 2019 (rolling contract)

Are you looking for an exciting role in Health and Social Care?

Do you want to enable people to live longer, healthier, happier lives?

We are looking for passionate, positive and professional individuals with experience of working with older people to join our care team in Colchester. At Swan Housing we are extremely passionate about delivering the highest standards of care for our clients and we couldn't do this without a truly superb and dedicated team - a team that we're now looking to expand and grow.

Working under the guidance of the Operations Manager, you will assist in leading, delivering, supporting and managing a team of staff to deliver personalised care and housing related support.

Will be required to work towards qualifications and training requirement in Health and Social Care and possess knowledge of Care Quality Commission and the Quality Assessment Framework.

This position is a challenging but rewarding role. You will ideally have experience of working with older people. You need to be able to communicate effectively, be self-motivated, able to use initiative and make decisions. The role requires flexible working.

The above posts are subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Check.

Swan offers a wide range of benefits including a Pension scheme, Private Healthcare and Life assurance. There is a generous holiday entitlement and we are committed to training and developing all of our employees.

Swan Housing Association is based in Essex and manages over 10,000 homes in Essex and East London. We pride ourselves on providing excellent customer services, and we need ambitious, career minded individual with a 'can do' attitude.

Swan is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds.

To view the job description, please click here.


To apply for this position please email the Recruitment & Learning Co-ordinator for an application form,

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