Job: Dementia Advisor (maternity cover)

Expiry date
£26,798 (pro rata)

Job details

  • Full time (09:00 – 17:00, Mon-Fri)
  • £26,798 (pro rata)
  • Fixed term contract until end Feb 2019 (with possible extension)
  • London Borough of Lewisham

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind’s specialist dementia provider MindCare Dementia Support is delivering an exciting service for people with dementia in Lewisham. The service is delivered in close partnership with the Lewisham Memory Service, and based with them at their Granville Park office near Lewisham Station.

Our Dementia Advisors are the heart of the service, providing person-centred advice, information and support. We are looking for a Dementia Advisor, for a period of maternity cover, with good communication, assessment and support planning skills to join our friendly and motivated team.

The successful applicant must be willing to visit people in their homes in order to undertake comprehensive assessments. They will also be expected to run groups and activities for people with dementia.

Staff benefits include:

  • a matched contribution pension scheme up to 5%
  • 25 days’ holiday (pro-rata, rising with service)
  • quality supervision and training opportunities.

Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an enhanced level Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.

Closing date:

9am on Monday 13 August, 2018

Likely interview date:

Wednesday 22 August, 2018