Do you want the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people in Derby City?

Are you a positive, self-motivated person who is prepared to work differently, willing to ‘go the extra’ mile?  Have you worked or are working in the care field?

Would you like to help our customers regain and maximise their independence to live at home?

If the answer is yes, we want to hear from you.

We have a number of positions available to join the Home First team working across the City of Derby in customers own homes and also in our Assessment Hub at Chaddesden – being responsive to the needs of our customers and to support in preventing hospital admission and facilitating hospital discharges, providing short term support and showing customers how to do things differently to maximise their independence with such tasks as personal care, dressing, undressing, making meals, medication, shopping and day to day activity.

We would also welcome applications from those interested in a job share position.

You must be able to provide transport for your working day for which a mileage rate is payable.

Grade D £17,772 – £18,746 a year pro rata

Hours:  25 hours a week, working 4 days on/4 days off alternating rota shift system  7.15am to 2.45pm or 2.30pm to 10.00pm  (Additional hours are available)

Contract type:  Permanent

Location:  Across City of Derby

The closing date for this vacancy is Tuesday 29th August 2017 at midnight. Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.

You can apply for the position on the Derby City Council website.