Job details

Reference number - 2745-3453

Location - Portsmouth, Hampshire

Salary - Band 4 £11,064 - £11,771 p.a. plus a 17% enhancement for working unsocial hours.

Job type/hours - 22.2 hours per week (3 shifts per week) which will include early, late and weekend shifts.

Closing time/date: midnight on 23rd of December 2019.

Applications received after this may not be considered.

Interviews week commencing 6th of January 2020


What is the purpose of Adult Social Care from a service user perspective?

Help me, when I need it, to live the life I want to live.


Do you have the experience to provide skilled support to maximise independence and to help the individuals remain living in their own home for longer.  If so then this could be the role for you.

The Portsmouth Rehabilitation and Reablement Team is an integrated health and social care team, providing a short term Intermediate Care and rehabilitation service to vulnerable and disabled service users.  The team consists of Rehabilitation and Reablement Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Nurses and Social Workers. 

As part of your daily routine you willassist clients in a range of daily living tasks, for example with transfers, mobility, washing and dressing, toileting, household tasks, meal preparation, social activity and access to the community. 

Be able to work flexibly between the hours of 7am and 10pm in order to meet the needs of the service. This includes working alternate weekends and have a full driving licence and your own transport as your role will involve visiting service users across the city on a daily basis within a specific time span.

As well as highly competitive pay you'll receive all the benefits of working within a local authority organisation, which ranges from flexible working hours to a fantastic pension which allows you the opportunity to pay in more for that greater return. We wish to support all our staffs development throughout, if that’s progression planning or involvement within the on the job apprenticeship scheme we will work together to drive your career. We also have discounts with local businesses which can be enjoyed by all.

How to apply

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