Location: Galashiels & Innerleithen
Working hours: 25 hours per week
Remuneration: £9.01 (Unqualified) /£9.30 (Qualified) per hour
Job Description: Care Worker
Join our Borders Housing with Care Service supporting our residents within their homes at our Glenfield Court and Mercer Court developments.
Ideally you will have experience of working with people in care or supported accommodation environments but, above all, you’ll have first class practical and personal care skills and empathy with the people receiving the service.
Hours of work are 25 per week between both developments, you will be allocated a rota in advance of which development you will be working from.
A clean driving licence and access to a car is preferred though not essential ,travel expenses will be paid.
You’ll have SVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification or be prepared to achieve this through training. This will enable you to meet the requirements of the SSSC. The worker Registration opened on 2 October 2017.
This post requires PVG Scheme membership (adults).
We offer a variety of staff benefits which include:
• 24 hour employee assistance program
• Paid training
• Staff Award Scheme
• Eyecare Vouchers
• Cycle to work scheme
Visit www.hanover.scot/work-with-us/ or contact Diane MacDonald or Julie Herbert for further information on the role. Remember to quote reference number 045 in all correspondence. Sorry, but we can’t accept CVs.
Closing Date: 12 noon on Wednesday 28 August 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Due to the volume of applications we receive, it is not possible to reply individually. Invitations for interview will normally be issued within 3 weeks of the closing date. If you have not been invited to interview by this date you have been unsuccessful in this instance.