Hillcrest Homes

HH20/032, Support Worker

Job ref: HH20/032
Job ref:
Support Worker
Hours per week:
30 hours per week hours
Rate of pay:
£14,040 per annum + Company Benefits
Contract terms:
Closing Date:
27 Feb 2020 23:59

The Services

Glasgow Road is a supported accommodation service in Perth City centre for young adults in a communal living setting. Residents have a mild to moderate learning disability, autism spectrum condition, Asperger’s syndrome and, or global development delay. Our residents access further education, part time work, volunteering and actively engage in a wide range of community activities.


The Job

  • Your role will take a person centred approach to maximise service user involvement and help individuals achieve positive outcome in life
  • You will be part of an excellent team, which is friendly, supportive and professional
  • You will work effectively together to provide the highest level of quality care
  • You will benefit from an approachable and supportive management team that will ensure you have the skills and knowledge to perform your role effectively
  • Further learning and development opportunities will be provided as will specialised training in response to the needs of service, for example, Mental Health First Aid


You Will

  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Be flexible with regard to shift patterns, which include early, late, weekends, waking nights and sleepovers
  • Possess an SVQ 2 in Health and Social Care or have the ability to work towards this qualification
  • Be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post


Company Benefits

  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-Being package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme

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