Westbank is a registered charity established in 1986 and became company limited by guarantee in 2007.The organization was originally set up to provide practical and emotional support to people in the villages along the west bank of the river exe.  The organization now works with communities and individuals across Devon. Westbank’s Community Care and Healthy Living Centre premises are in Exminster and there is a charity shop and meeting place in Starcross. The Centre includes a very innovative gym with disabled access equipment, after school and holiday club for children, gymnastics club, conference and meeting facilities and a community café named Seedlings.

Full details can be found in the Job Description

To apply                                

Please download an application form and return it to [email protected]

We will be shortlisting on the following criteria so please use the supporting statement to evidence how you meet these.

Shortlisting Criteria:

  • Relevant and recognised qualification in care
  • Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 or 3
  • Previous experience of working in the care environment and ideally in Day Care
  • Previous experience of caring for, or working with the elderly and ideally those with Dementia
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Safeguarding training
  • Mental capacity Act training

Closing date for applications: 09:00 Thursday 25th April 2019

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 30th April 2019

DBS check is required for this role