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Casual Night Wightcare Responder Ref: 50049261

Seaclose Offices, Fairlee Road, Newport

Grade 4, £18,795 to £19,171 FTE pro rata per annum

Vacancy Reference: 50049261

Closing Date: 07/10/2020

Hours: Various  
Contract Type: Casual

Wightcare provide a local community alarm and telecare service, supporting vulnerable adults to remain safe and independent in their own home. 

We are looking for individuals to support our Responders in assisting service users across the Island, who have requested an emergency response by providing first aid, personal care and manual handling as appropriate. 

Successful applicants will need a range of skills and must be able to work flexibility to meet the needs of the service and be willing to be on standby at night between the hours of 20:00 - 08:00 for which additional allowances are paid.

This would someone looking to supplement their income and who have a background within the care sector.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Simon Sealey on (01983) 821105. 

Find out more about working for the Isle of Wight Council and living on the island here .

The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees.

The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community.

This council and its schools recruit according to the council's Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.

Please view information pack and complete your job application online, telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.

Closing Date: 07 October 2020