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TOGETHER BORDERS – SUPPORTED LIVING SERVICES

FEMALE SUPPORT WORKERS (Drivers Essential) 

Full Time and Part Time posts (40 hours – 150 hours per 4 weeks)

Up to £10.10 per hour (includes payments for shift patterns and relevant qualifications) plus benefits

We are looking to recruit full and part time Female support workers, to work various shift patterns, to provide support for a 24 hour service to individuals in their own homes in the Central Borders.

We are especially looking for people to provide support to younger adults with complex health and physical needs, supporting them with practical tasks around the home, personal care, managing medical conditions, medication and meal preparation and enabling them to lead a healthy lifestyle and play an active part in their local community.

The Organisation has a commitment, to provide ongoing support, supervision and training to develop and maintain skills.

If you feel you have the necessary qualities and life skills, compassion, good communication skills and a desire to help others have the best life possible, this could be the opportunity for you.

The requirement of this position is that the post holder is female. Part 1, Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 applies to the post.

Application packs can be downloaded below or are available by calling 01896 661200.

Together Borders Support Worker Information Pack

Application Form

Completed forms to be returned to: Personnel Department, Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland) ,

Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW, no later than Monday 11 June 2018.

Interview Dates – Wednesday 30 May, Monday 4 June, Friday 8 June and Wednesday 13 June.

CARE HOME SERVICE

SUPPORT WORKER Part-time– 90 hours per weeks

Salary: up to £12.09 per hour (including shift premiums and qualification payment)

The Care Home is a division of Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland) which provides quality residential and short breaks services to individuals with learning disabilities. We provide a person centred support with all aspects of daily living activities and community presence.

The successful applicants will be genuinely interested and committed to supporting our service users, will have a sound value base and will be able to apply the principles of respect, dignity and equality in their work. They will be skilled in communication and will be able to identify and address service-users’ needs as part of our committed and skilled team.

The Organisation has a commitment to provide ongoing support and great opportunities for professional development and achievement of nationally recognised qualifications.

The post involves a range of shift times, for which enhancements are paid. An additional payment is paid to staff who have or gain relevant qualifications, for example SVQIII in Social Care.

Information packs and an application form are available by calling 01896 661200 or can be downloaded from the links below.

Care Home Support Worker Information Pack

Application Form

Completed forms to be returned to: Brothers of Charity Services(Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW   no later than Friday 25 May 2018.

INTERNAL VACANCY – TRAINER / ASSESSOR 

Salary £13.44 per hour – (increasing to £13.95 per hour once gained SVQ assessor accreditation qualification). 

This exciting new role could be your opportunity to play a part in the growth of learning and development within the Organisation.

We are looking to appoint 2 people to permanent part time positions in the Learning and Development Department, each working 40 hours per 4 week period. (This may mean a reduction in hours is required for your substantive post).

You do not have to have had the opportunity previously to do something similar to this, if you have the right skill set we will support you to develop and gain a relevant qualification as an Assessor.

Job description and application are available to download below or phone Reception on 01896 661200

Trainer /Assessor Information Pack

Application Form

Closing date: Friday 25 May 2018.

For further information or an informal chat about this great opportunity please call Dawn Newlands: 01896 661200 or email: dnewlands@bocscot.org