Hillcrest Homes

HH20/069, Homecare Support Worker

Job ref: HH20/069
Job ref:
HH20/069
Post:
Homecare Support Worker
Hours per week:
Various hours
Rate of pay:
£9.30 per hour + Company Benefits
Contract terms:
Permanent
Closing Date:
31 Dec 2020 23:59

Driving licence and use of a vehicle is essential – Applicants who do not drive will not be considered for interview.

 

The Service

Angus Homecare Services provide personal care and housing support including attending appointments, and therapeutic visits to people in their own homes, most of whom are elderly. We provide support to individuals who may have learning difficulties, physical disabilities and, or mental health issues.

 

The Role

In your role as Support Worker, you will provide care and support to individuals in their own homes including:

  • Assisting with household tasks including shopping, cooking and meal preparation
  • Assisting and supporting with personal care (including intimate personal care)
  • Moving and handling (including use of hoists and equipment)
  • Medication prompting

 

You Will

  • Have good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Have the ability and initiative to work on a lone working basis
  • Have good time keeping, time management and organisational skills
  • Hold an  SVQ2 in Health and Social Care, or have the ability and willingness to undertake this qualification
  • Be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post

 

Company Benefits

  • Free Core Training
  • Full Shifts Paid
  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-Being package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme

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