Hillcrest Homes

HH21/139, Support Worker

Job ref: HH21/139
Job ref:
HH21/139
Post:
Support Worker
Hours per week:
Various Part Time hours
Rate of pay:
£9.50 per hour + Benefits + £500 Retention Payment
Contract terms:
Permanent
Closing Date:
31 Dec 2021 23:59

£500 Retention Payment!!

You will receive £500 if you are successfully appointed with Hillcrest Futures

£250 on successful completion of your 6 month probation period

£250 on successful completion of 12 months service

 

The Service

Our Doo'cot Park Service provides support for individuals with a learning disability who live in their own home in Arbroath.

We provide person centred support to enable individuals to live as independently as possible, supporting with personal care and daily living tasks.

 

The Role

As a Support Worker you will:

  • Deliver a high standard of care for individuals in line with their outcome plans;
  • Provide care and support to enable individuals to reach their full potential in areas such as cooking, shopping, and budgeting,
  • Support individuals with tasks such as personal care (Including intimate personal care) and attending various appointments;
  • Provide support and encouragement to enable individuals to participate and enjoy leisure and social activities.

 

You Will

  • Be a good communicator, both written and verbal;
  • Be organised with good time keeping skills;
  • Have the ability to demonstrate transferable skills relating to care;
  • Be flexible with regard to shift patterns which will include; weekend working, shift working, sleepovers (currently under review) and waking nights are required for this position;
  • Hold a full UK driving licence
  • Be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.

 

Company Benefits

  • PVG costs paid
  • Flexible Working Patterns
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Free Core Training
  • Savings Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme
  • Free access to on-line discounts for well-known retailers
  • Free access to a Comprehensive Health and Well-being Package, including Wellness Assistance with programs for on-line fitness

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