Support Worker

Job reference: 000752

Closing date: 20/02/2022

Salary: £20,320 (part-time pro rata)

Employment type: Part time

Hours per week: Up to 30 hours

Town Name: Ellon

Ready to start 2022 the right way with a job that is more than just your typical 9-5? If you are looking for a role that makes a real difference and is packed full of job satisfaction then we might have just the thing!

Our fantastic #TeamArnha in #Ellon are looking for forward thinking, proactive new colleagues who have a good sense of humour to join them on a part-time basis.  For these vacancies we will need you to hold a full driving licence as the people we support love getting out and about in their cars. 

The Role

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

You'll become part of a friendly, fun team that supports three gentlemen to live in their own home. The great thing about this job is no two days are ever the same. Your main aim will be supporting the  day to day needs of of the people we support which involve personal care, shopping, finances, cooking, housework and medication.

As a Support Worker, we'll expect you to take interest and participate in their hobbies which include, swimming, going for walks and drives in the car, cooking and baking, crafting and watching movies. With your help we will enable the people we support to play an active role within their local communities. 

All we’ll need you to bring is;

  • A full driving licence
  • A caring and compassionate attitude
  • The ability to work well in a team
  • Confidence to go in the water as swimming is a regular activity
  • 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
  • Confidence in the use of technology
  • The ability to cook (baking would be a bonus too!)

Shift Patterns

As we're dedicated to providing the best support possible shift patterns will fall between the hours of 0800-1600, 1530-2100 and 0800-0830 (includes a sleepover) hours and will include weekend and public holiday working on a rotational basis. 

Our sleepover shifts do not form part of your contracted hours, so you will receive an additional payment of £76 for each 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 at our Peterhead office.

Have any questions?   If you'd like to find out more, please contact Matthew Smart on 07504054321.

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.


The closing date for this job has now passed.