@Home Support Worker
@HOME Support Workers
12 Month Fixed Term Contract
£10.50 per hour
35 hours per week, 5 days over 7
Based in Viewpoints Croft-an-Righ (Holyrood) and Gillespie Crescent (Tollcross) Complexes.
You will help us to deliver our new and innovative @HOME service. Innovative as the service will be within one complex, therefor no travel time between visits involved.
Delivering person centred care to adults, over the age of 60, living in Enhanced Sheltered Housing Accommodation. You will also provide efficient and effective housing management and support services.
You must be passionate about our tenants’ needs and care about the quality of service you deliver. It is therefore essential that you bring relevant experience with you to this job. While an SVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is essential, we will also welcome your application if you commit to achieving your SVQ while working with us. We provide excellent training and learning opportunities.
If you value saying yes I can and I will and if you are creative, with a sense of humour and compassionate approach then we want to hear from you.
The successful applicant will be required to join the PVG Scheme and register with the SSSC. Viewpoint will cover your PVG fee.
A full job description can be viewed via Viewpoint's website.
In return you will receive:
- 7 weeks holidays including public holidays
- Up to 3 week induction
- Generous training opportunities
- Attractive pension scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Free massage treatments
Viewpoint’s vision is to create Joy in Later Years. We operate 3 care homes and house over 1300 tenants in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.
Closing date: Wednesday 28 February 2018
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