Location: Glassgreen, Thornhill Drive, Elgin, IV30
Working hours: 35 hours per week week
Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 31 March 2017
Job Description: Senior Home Support Worker
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 seeking a skilled and experienced Senior Home Support Worker to assist the Service Coordinator in the provision of care, support and housing management services within this new development.
You will have the necessary skills and approach to deliver person centred quality services to our residents and undertake all aspects of the day to day management of the service in the absence of the manager.
You will have a minimum of 2 years relevant experience,
• Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification is desirable. Following the opening of the Scottish Social Service Council (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.
This post requires PVG Scheme membership (adults).
The post involves shift work over all 7 weekdays.
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 17 & 24 April 2017
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
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