Location: Varis Court, Leask Road, Forres IV36 1RA
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Remuneration: £17,114 – £18,016
Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 2 June 2017
Job Description: Home Support Worker
***Fixed term of up to 1 year maternity cover***
Previous applicants need not apply.
As a leading not-for-profit provider of quality housing for older people, we want to make a hugely 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 enhance their quality of life.
We are looking for a skilled and experienced Home Support Worker to assist in the provision of care, support and housing management services on a Maternity Cover contract. You will provide individual advice, practical assistance, direct personal care and emotional support to service users living in their own homes.
You will be a capable administrator with good IT skills and
• SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification is desirable. Following the opening of the SSSC registration in September 2017, you will be required to register within 6 months of commencing employment in the post.
• However, if you do not hold the desired qualification of SVQ3, we are committed to supporting you and you must obtain this qualification within 12 months from commencing employment in the post.
The posts involve shift work over all 7 weekdays and may include waking nights for which additional payment will be made.
These posts require PVG Scheme membership (adults).
As part of Hanover’s vital development teams, 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 Investors in Diversity accredited, and offer a highly competitive benefits package including generous annual leave and a choice of pension scheme.
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.
CVs will not be considered. Please quote reference number above in correspondence.
Interview date: week beginning 5 June 2017
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
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