Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland) is a leading charity with approximately 260 employees, based in Galashiels and provides care and support services in a range of settings to individuals within the Scottish Borders.
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE MANAGER
SALARY: £27,824 – £35,997
We are looking to appoint an experienced Manager who will have the overall responsibility for the running of our Social Enterprises. The aim of the enterprises is to provide work experience and training in a bakery, café and gardening and wood production business that enables individuals to gain and demonstrate knowledge, skills and personal competencies to assist them to successfully reach employment goals.
The Manager will ensure that the enterprises financially contribute to the Organisation and that the service provides training opportunities to individuals, helping them to achieve their personal ambitions and goal, and providing a pathway for people to gain independence and employment.
The ideal candidate with have experience of managing a retail operation or social enterprise, a basic understanding of marketing and retail principles as well as experience of leading and managing a team. Experience of leading a social enterprise and an understanding of funding applications would be advantageous.
For further details on the post or to arrange an informal discussion please contact Jane Moore, Director of Finance and Central Services on 01896 661200.
An Application Form and further information can be downloaded from the links below or can be obtained by calling 01896 661200. Applications should be returned to HR Department at Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels TD1 1SW no later than Friday 21 May 2021.
PART TIME – 6 hours per week – £9.21 per hour.
Saturday and Sunday – 3 hours per day (times flexible – between 9.00am – 3.00pm)
We require a Cleaner to provide a comprehensive cleaning service in our Care Home – Garden Villa based at Gattonside near Melrose.
Garden Villa provides accommodation and support to individuals with learning disabilities and complex health needs. There are 7 individual rooms, 3 shared bathrooms, and general living areas.
Should you require any further information contact Karen Rowlinson on 01896 661200.
An application form and further information can be downloaded from the link below or they are available by from Reception at Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW on 01896 661200, and should be returned to the HR Department, no later than Friday 21 May 2021.
TOGETHER BORDERS – CARE AT HOME SUPPORT WORKERS – PART TIME
Hourly rates from £9.30 – £10.65 (depending on qualifications and shifts deployed)
Together Borders Care at Home are looking for Support Workers to join our care team in Hawick and surrounding areas.
Our staff provide care to service users within their own homes in a homecare setting. Tasks can include personal care, general household duties, meal preparation, medication prompts/administration and in some cases palliative and end of life care. We provide double up services where you would work alongside a fellow support worker as well as single services.
We are looking for people who are respectful, compassionate and who have a strong commitment to supporting individuals to remain independent and within their home environment. A full driving licence is preferred but not essential.
Application packs can be downloaded from the link below or are available by calling 01896 661200.
Completed application forms should be returned to: Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW no later than Wednesday 12 May 2021.
SUPPORT WORKERS – TOGETHER BORDERS SUPPORTED LIVING SERVICE
We pay up to £10.65 per hour (depending upon shift patterns and relevant qualifications)
(We may be able to accommodate part-time hours as well as full-time positions).
Together Borders is the Supported Living division of our Organisation – staff support individuals with a variety of needs, in their own homes, across the Scottish Borders. The support we provide ranges from visiting support to 24 hour support, and may include waking night or sleepover support.
We are currently looking for respectful flexible and compassionate people who have a strong commitment to to supporting individuals to safely experience a fulfilling and active lifestyle ….read more
You will be joining a welcoming, supportive organisation which has commitment to provide training and development, achieving high grades from Care Inspectorate reports and positive feedback from staff and families
The Organisation has a commitment, to provide ongoing support, supervision and training to develop and maintain skills as well as the following benefits:
- Full/extensive specialist training
- Opportunity to undertake SVQ 2 & 3
- Career progression
- 6 weeks holidays increasing to 7 over time with the company
- Bike 2 Work scheme
- Occupational Health
- Healthy Working Lives programme
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Occupational sick pay scheme.
We also hold the following awards and accreditations
- Investors in People – Silver
- Healthy Working Lives – Gold
- EFQM -Committed to Excellence
Interviews during restricted measures may be carried out using video conferencing.