Apprentice Integrated Support Worker

2 days left

Care Plus Group
Competitive salary
17 Nov 2020
27 Nov 2020
Role Type
Start Date

Employability Services

Vacancy based at Val Waterhouse Centre, Kent Street, Grimsby but involves community working within North East Lincolnshire

Ref: 814-20-213

Integrated Support Worker (Apprentice) x 5 posts

21 hours per week (between the hours of 7am and 11 p.m. on a flexible rota including week-ends and bank holidays)

FIXED TERM for 18 months

Paid at National Minimum Wage (relevant to age)

Care Plus Group is a Social Enterprise and is registered as a Community Benefit Society. One of our core values is that staff and patients are integral to everything we do. All staff employed by Care Plus Group automatically become members of the Group which means, if successful at interview, you will be able to give your views and vote on important issues for the organisation. We welcome your application to join us.

We are seeking to recruit a committed member of staff to work within an established and integrated enablement service with an excellent reputation. Providing short term high quality services to people within their own homes across North East Lincolnshire, the service is dependent on having a robust multi-skilled team responsible for ensuring we get the best possible outcomes by working in partnership with service users; carers; families and our health colleagues. The role also includes working with therapy programmes and always ensuring that we promote an individual's independence at all times. We support people between the hours of 7am and 11 p.m. on a flexible rota including weekends and bank holidays.

If you are looking to start or progress your career in Social Care and have the following attributes, we would welcome your application:
  • A wish to be part of and contribute to this innovative and successful team
  • Experience of delivering support to individuals on a paid or voluntary basis
  • An innovative approach to working within a team
  • A clear understanding of dignity and respect
  • A clear understanding of the enablement ethos
  • A willingness to undertake further skills and knowledge training

If you are confident, highly motivated and would like the opportunity to work within a vibrant department within Health and Social Care this could be the role for you! The successful candidate will be expected to work towards Adult Care Worker Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship.

The successful candidate must have the ability to transport self and others around North East Lincolnshire for which mileage allowance will be paid where applicable.

CLOSING DATE: 6 December 2020

Initial interviews to be held: 18 December 2020

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more information, and the criteria required to fulfil the role.

For further information and an informal discussion please contact Amanda Thomas, Employability Team Leader on Tel: 07771 345 940 or via E mail - , or Tracy Chaplin, Employability Support Officer on Tel: 07771 346 040 or via E mail -

Please note that any offer of a post is subject to pre-employment screening. The offer will also be provisional upon receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.

We offer favourable terms and conditions including optional membership to a contributory pension scheme, lease cars, a full induction programme and CPD opportunities. We have Independent Provider closed access to the NHS pension scheme, for further details about eligibility please contact us.

Care Plus Group will interview all disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for any job vacancy.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Please note that if you have not heard from us within 6 weeks of the closing date we regret that you have not been short listed on this occasion.

Care Plus Group is an equal opportunities employer. It is our Policy to provide and ensure equal opportunities in the fields of recruitment, employment, training, promotion and job security irrespective of any characteristics which may place an applicant in any minority or disadvantaged group or groups.

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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