Job | Part Time

Floating Support Worker FSW12-12.17

AGE north down ards

£9 per hours
The mission of AGE north down & ards is to improve the quality of life for the over 50s in the North Down and Ards areas through providing support and activities for anyone aged 50 years or over.

Job Duties:

  • Visit clients in their own homes as part of the Floating support worker position. (No Personal Care)
  • Attend training and meetings relevant to the post when required throughout N.I.
  • Provide Support & Signpost service if available.
  • To maintain high quality records of contact with service users and any outside professionals or agencies.
  • To work in an empowering/enabling way with service users, as agreed in support plans.
  • To accurately maintain records of ‘service users’ progress and report changes or concerns to the Manager with due regard to client confidentiality.
  • Understand Confidentiality and adheres to all AGEnda policies.
  • ACCESS NI check required to be completed.


  • GCSE English & Math Grade C & above or equivalent.
  • Excellent up to date computer skills especially in the use of Microsoft Office including Word and Excel.
  • Ability to use your initiative
  • Work well with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to respond effectively to changes in procedures and circumstances
  • Ability to complete a variety of tasks in a controlled and balanced manner.
  • Effectively plans and prioritises tasks and maintains accurate records
  • Highly motivated and committed
  • Organised and responsible
  • Attention to detail
  • Good Interpersonal/communication skills
  • Work effectively within the overall Line Management Structure
  • Excellent telephone manner

Other Info:

12 hours to be agreed with Job Share

3 mornings a week, 4 hours per day

Application pack available by emailing [email protected] or by post upon request (enclosing self addressed envelope). Tel: 028 91271968. 

Please quote Job Ref FSW12-12.17.

Closing Date

Monday / 15 January 2018 12:00pm

Contact Details

24 Hamilton Road
BT20 4LE
United Kingdom