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Support Worker

Location:
Edinburgh
Job Category:
Care and Support
Salary Details:
£9.30
05 Jun 2020
Vacancy Type:
Permanent - Full Time
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About The Role
As a Support Worker with Community Integrated Care you will experience an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling role. Based in the Abbey Hill area, our Support Workers empower people with support needs to live the lives they want to lead. Supported activities include Hydrotherapy, attending football matches, holidays away and art/music classes.

We want to hear from caring, enthusiastic and dedicated team players with a can-do approach who, as a Support Worker, will be committed to support people to have a great life through innovative person centred support.

We are looking for individuals with a positive and proactive attitude, with an ability to work as part of a team and who have a heart for improving the quality of life for some amazing individuals with a learning disability and associated complexities.
About You
We provide a comprehensive induction and training programme.

Our ideal Support Worker will be:

  • Self-motivated with energy and drive
  • Reliable, friendly and caring to support the people we support to achieve their everyday goals (including personal care)
  • Able to support in house activities and hobbies
  • Confident and inspire the person we support to achieve more
  • Able to help manage some behaviours that may challenge the norm – we provide training and guidance to enable you to do this
  • Comfortable using basic IT systems that are required within the role - training can be offered to support this area

You will also have an appropriate Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) required qualification, as determined by your SSSC registration, or a willingness to work towards this.

It is also important that you share our company values which are at the heart of everything we do and ensure that we deliver high quality, consistent care and support.

Working for Us
In return, we offer you a rewarding role with the opportunity to develop your skills and future career in a rewarding and enriching environment.

We also offer the following;

  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on going learning and development
  • Holiday purchase scheme (up to 5 days)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Retail discounts
  • Leisure savings
  • Holiday and travel discounts
  • Employee of the month and other recognition schemes
  • We will also pay for your PVG
 
Community Integrated Care is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.