Hillcrest Homes

HH21/085, Support Worker

Job ref: HH21/085
Job ref:
Support Worker
Hours per week:
(Various hours available) 16 - 39 hours
Rate of pay:
£9.50 per hour plus Company Benefits
Contract terms:
Closing Date:
15 Jun 2021 23:59

The Service

Due to recent growth, we now have new vacancies in our Milnab Street Residential and Outreach Service for individuals with learning disabilities and, or Autism.


The Role

As Support Worker, you will:

  • Take a person centred approach to maximise individuals involvement and help them achieve positive outcome in life;
  • Be part of an excellent staff team which is friendly, supportive and professional;
  • Work effectively together to provide the highest level of quality care;
  • Benefit from an approachable and supportive management team that will ensure you have the skills and knowledge to perform your role effectively;
  • Be provided with further learning and development opportunities, including specialised training in response to the needs of service, for example, Introduction to Autism.


You Will

  • Have a positive empathetic approach and be highly motivated and enthusiastic in your role;
  • Possess the ability to lone work and work as part of a team with excellent communication skills;
  • Be flexible in respect to a shift pattern that requires early morning, evening and weekend shifts;
  • Hold an SVQ2 in Health & Social Care, or have a willingness to undertake study to achieve this is required.
  • Be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post. 


Company Benefits

  • PVG costs paid in full
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Free core training provided on site
  • Savings Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-being Package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme

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