Hillcrest Homes

HH21/012, Relief Support Workers

Job ref: HH21/012
Job ref:
HH21/012
Post:
Relief Support Workers
Hours per week:
Relief as and when required hours
Rate of pay:
£9.50 per hour plus Company Benefits
Contract terms:
Relief
Closing Date:
31 Dec 2021 23:59

The Service

Priory Court provides 24 hours a day, 7 days a week residential support to ten individuals in the Dundee area who are daily dependent on alcohol and who continue to drink.  All individuals have previously been homeless or threatened with homelessness.  The service provides support to individuals to maintain their tenancy and provide a safe and secure environment.

 

The Role

The role of the Support Worker will include:

  • Supporting individuals with medication
  • Supporting individuals to keep their homes safe and secure
  • Providing personal care
  • Dealing with mail and the welfare benefit system
  • Attending appointments, advocacy, liaising with other agencies and providing emotional support.

 

You Will

  • Have a positive flexible attitude
  • Hold an SVQ2 in Health and Social Care, or have the ability and willingness to undertake study to achieve this
  • Be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post
  • Be flexible with regard to shift patterns as you will work to a rota that involves late shifts, sleepovers public holidays and weekend working.

 

Company Benefits

  • Flexible working patterns
  • Holiday Allowance
  • Free core training provided on site
  • Generous mileage allowance for client visits
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme

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