Rehabilitation Care Worker | General Assistants – The Tannery, Burton in Kendal

We are Hiring

We provide 24/7 care 365 days a year to a charming young man with an acquired brain injury (since birth) and epilepsy who lives independently in his own home situated between Kendal and Carnforth. We are not your standard care set up, every day is different and the roles varied and that’s what makes them interesting. We are in a rural setting so driver with own car is essential/clean driving licence desirable.

Rehabilitation Care Worker

Up to £30,726 per year (Pro rata)

NVQ Level 3 qualified; support and provide minimal personal care; lead practitioner on shift; lead with daily physio programme; escort on trips to medical appointments etc; educate and socialise within the community; and attend group activities.

General Assistants

Up to £25,701 per year (Pro rata)

No experience required however, NVQ Level 2 is desirable; shadow a fully trained Care Worker; learn on the job, consider qualifications in care; some housekeeping duties.

We are offering Full-Time Permanent contracts and Casual contracts; various shift patterns considered:-

  • 32 hrs + 1 sleepover or 24 hrs + 1 sleepover
  • Day shifts eg. 7.00 – 15.00 and 14.30 – 22.30; Nights eg. 22.30 – 07.30
  • Weekends or Casual

We are seeking reliable, competent and responsible Care Workers who are highly motivated with a professional approach to work and a commitment to high standards to join our growing team in a welcoming and well-resourced domestic setting providing a person-centred quality living and lifestyle experience. We have a polytunnel and kitchen garden, swimming pool and Arts and Crafts room on site. A can-do approach is key.

Desirable: Good computer skills and experience in using applications like Facebook, messenger, skype, Garage band etc. Complimentary interests and skills in the area of filmmaking, photography, Arts and crafts, Music, Woodwork, Cooking, Gardening and sport.

For further information or to apply please send a cover letter along with your CV to Louisa Corbett, HR & Office Manager: office@the-tannery.org.uk

A satisfactory Enhanced DBS check is required for these roles

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