Support Worker

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Healthcare, Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Debbie Brawley

  • Contact email:

    debbie.brawley@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/509111

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-10

  • Startdate:

    Asap

Search Healthcare has an immediate requirement for Support Workers on a part time and full time basis to join one of our clients' service based in Glasgow. This is a service with will provide care and support to individuals with a range of disabilities, such as physical disabilities, learning disabilities, brain injuries and many more.

As disability affects everyone differently, the responsibility of a support worker will be to provide tailored day-to-day support to ensure the needs of the people who use our client's service are met in positive and creative way. It's a job that can be challenging at times, however it is a great opportunity to be creative and feel inspired, both by your colleagues and the people you support. It is a role you can feel proud of.
You will be required to provide assistance with care, personal support, daily living tasks in order to support them attain their full potential, maximise options available and encourage choice, participation and motivation.

Successful candidates will have:
* Minimum 1 years' previous support work experience in a residential, care service
* Experience caring for people with a variety of disabilities
* Have a current PVG or be willing to join the scheme
* Have SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council) membership or be willing to join
* To be compassionate, creative and honest and love working with people
* Be energetic and resilient
* A can do, positive attitude
* Work well as part of a team
* Be kind, caring and strive to provide the highest level of care and support possible to vulnerable service users

Benefits include:
* Support from well established management
* Fair and competitive pay rates.
* Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
* Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates.
* Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

APPLY TODAY! You can call 0141 272 7768 for more information. (Agy)

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.