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Unplanned Needs Support Worker 74919 SSLE

Great Yarmouth

Part Time

Norfolk County Council

Closing Date: 18/01/22

Northgate Hospital, Great Yarmouth

£20,092 to £21,748 per annum, pro rata

Contracted hours: 22.5 hours per week, averaged over two weeks

Expectation of working hours: Week 1 – Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 2:30pm to 9pm.  Week 2 – Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 7am to 2:30pm

Permanent contract


‘Care for others. Make a difference’


As an Unplanned Needs Support Worker, you will be assisting people with their daily living activities such as personal care, meal/drink preparation and medication with the aim of helping them back to independence with these activities.


Norfolk Swift Response is a service that runs 24/7 to deliver unplanned social care services to adults in their own homes in Norfolk.  As a Swift, your duties would include requests to assist uninjured fallers and supporting with one-off personal care needs.  Workers visit people in their own homes in teams of two.


Both experienced social care workers and those new to care are welcomed to apply. Full training will be provided.


Benefits of working for Norfolk First Response: Competitive annual leave per year, competitive pension scheme, guaranteed salaried hours, regular working pattern, paid induction and Norfolk Rewards Scheme.


For more information on working for NFR please click on the link below: https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/jobs-training-and-volunteering/work-at-norfolk-county-council/vacancies/norfolk-first-response-jobs


If you would like to discuss the role in further details please contact: Lisa Hobbs, Operational Manager – lisa.hobbs@norfolk.gov.uk