Location: Glenfield Court, Glenfield Road West, Galashiels, TD1 2UD
Working hours: 17.5 – 30 hours per week.Worked on a rotational shift pattern with 2 days off per week.
Remuneration: £9.01 (Unqualified) / £9.30 (Qualified) per hour
Job Description: Care Worker
As a leading not-for-profit provider of quality housing for older people, we want to make a positive difference to our customers’ lives. One of our key commitments is to exceed our customers’ expectations and to provide high quality, personalised services that enhances their quality of life.
We pride ourselves on delivering the highest standard of person-centred care in tenant’s homes. Therefore, you’ll ideally 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.
You will work between 17.5 to 30 hours a week on a shift pattern as the service operates in the daytime, evenings and weekends. There will be a minimum of two days off per week and no split shifts. You’ll be primarily based at the above development however you will also provide cover at other developments for service continuity where required.
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).
You’ll be working in one of the sector’s most forward-thinking organisations that strongly value its staff and customers. We’re Investors in People and offer a highly competitive benefits package including generous annual leave and a choice of pension scheme.
CVs will not be considered. Please quote reference number 023 in correspondence.
Closing date: 19 June 2019.
Interview date: To be confirmed.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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