Support Worker

Job reference: 000737

Closing date: 07/02/2022

Salary: £20,320 (part-time pro rata)

Employment type: Part time

Hours per week: 16 to 20 hour contracts and Relief

Town Name: Aberdeen

​​​​​​​Time to start afresh with a new career to start the new year!! If you are looking for something packed full of job satisfaction, this could be just the thing!

Our amazing #TeamHuxterstone in Kingswells, Aberdeen are on the lookout for caring, understanding and dedicated *female colleague on a permanent part-time (16 or 20 hours) basis to join them as Support Workers.  We’re also looking for flexible relief colleagues too. 

The Role

You'll become part of a friendly, warm team who supports four fun loving ladies .  Not only will you support them with all aspects of daily living, you’ll also assist them to take part in hobbies and activities both within the home and out in their local community too when current restrictions are lifted.  Some of their hobbies and interests include going for cups of tea, arts & crafts, music and baking.

About You

You don't need experience to start your career with us; we recruit on values and transferrable skills and will give you all the training you'll need if you're successful.  We'll even put you through your SVQ qualification too!

It would be great if you’re a driver, however, this isn’t a dealbreaker for the right candidate.

All we’ll need you to bring is;

  • A caring and compassionate attitude
  • A good sense of humour
  • The ability to work well in a team
  • Great communication and organisational skills
  • A positive attitude with a willingness to learn
  • A creative drive to improve the lives of the individuals you support
  • Good administration skills
  • Confidence in the use of computers
  • The ability to cook (baking is a bonus too)

​​​​​​​Shift Patterns

As we're dedicated to providing the best support, tailored to the needs of each individual the shifts are a mixture of early mornings, days, evenings, sleepovers, weekends and public holidays.

Our sleepover shifts don’t fall as part of your contracted hours.  You’ll receive an additional payment of £76 for every sleepover shift you work.

Sound interesting?  What are you waiting for?  Apply today, we can't wait to hear from you!

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview by video on either Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th February​​​​​​​ 2022.

Have any questions?   If you'd like to find out more, please contact Nicola Alexander on 07964784796.

Successful candidates will be required to join the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme and be committed to working towards an SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare with the support from our Training Academy.

If you’re successful in joining our team, we will need you to register with the SSSC within 6 months of starting your employment with us.

Cornerstone welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively seeks to increase the diversity of our workforce.

​​​​​​​*For this position female is an Occupational Requirement as defined by the Equality Act 2010.

 

The closing date for this job has now passed.

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