Support Worker (Intensive Services)

Aspire Housing and Personal Development
Starting from £8.45 per hour - £10.40 per hour*
13 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Support Worker (Intensive Services)

Location: East Renfrewshire Area (particularly Newton Mearns and Netherlee)
Salary: Starting from £8.45 per hour - £10.40 per hour*
Contract: Variety of contract hours available
Hours: Flexible day, evening and night hours

Aspire is an award winning organisation that has a committed staff team who use their talents to help create better futures for the people we help.

Are you committed, compassionate and caring, with a desire to make a difference in people's lives?

We are looking to recruit Support Workers who share our values in respect of the rights of vulnerable people to live ordinary lives and to be treated with dignity and respect. Our roles are suitable for hardworking, flexible and motivated individuals who are driven to do the right thing by the people we support.

Our Support Workers work with and focus on people we support within our Intensive Services, East Renfrewshire , to assist them in achieving the things that matter to them, working effectively with teams and people such as families and social work.

This means helping people, with a wide variety of support needs, to make choices and decisions through exploring and accessing opportunities that help them develop a lifestyle that is meaningful and rewarding, whilst meeting their needs and reaching their aspirations and their outcomes.

If you have the necessary values, commitment and skills as well as the right attitude and a balanced common-sense approach to life please get in touch.

Desirable qualities, qualifications and experience of the post holder include:

  • Ability to use your personal skills to help individuals develop;
  • Experience of or a willingness to carry out personal care;
  • SVQ 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care or a commitment to undertake a SVQ; and
  • Registration with the Scottish Social Service Council (SSSC) or a commitment to become registered.

A full driving licence with access to a car is essential for the current vacancies.

Please submit your CV to register your interest in this post. An application pack will be returned to you with full details of the job description and person specification.

*Rates of pay are dependent upon the service in which you work and the shift pattern for example day or night and will be discussed at point of offer.

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