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Support Worker

Permanent - Full Time

Summary

Salary: £19,994 (pro rata) Location: St. Leonards, Edinburgh Service: Older People
Hours: Full time – 36hrs Shifts: Early, Day, Back and weekend working

We are looking for individuals who have a passion for people and supporting them to live their lives.  If you share our POSITVE values, we want to hear from you.  with YOU, we can make a difference.

Overview

Our St Leonard’s service is a registered Care at Home and Housing Support Service with staff working in Edinburgh supporting individuals to live independently.  We have been successfully supporting people at St Leonard’s since 1996.

Our dedicated and committed staff team, work with individuals to deliver high-quality, person-centered support meeting the person’s day to day needs, including personal care whilst also supporting to achieve outcomes.

We want you to enable people you support to determine goals they aspire to achieve. Be proactive and positively respond to the changing needs of people receiving support, in accordance with the values and principles of the Health and Social Care Standards, Scottish Social Services Council Codes of Practice and with YOU POSITIVE values.

PVG Membership

This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

Please note:

If you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.