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CARE HOME SERVICE 

NURSE BANK POST – variable hours (working a varied shift pattern)

£14.83 – £22.26 per hour (depending upon shift premiums)

We have exciting opportunities to contribute to our well established and respected Care Home Service in Gattonside.  The service is registered for up to seven people with learning disabilities and complex health needs, providing permanent accommodation and support aimed at enabling each person to experience a fulfilling lifestyle.  We also provide a respite/short breaks service.

This Nurse Bank Post offers the opportunity to contribute to our Care Home Service in a sessional role, providing nursing care directly to people and leading in the delivery of health-related care and support at designated times within the service.  A relevant nursing qualification is essential, (ie: RGN, RMN, RNLD) and a minimum of two years experience in a social care and/or health setting is required.

The post involves a range of shift times, for which enhancements are paid.

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 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 accreditation

  • ISO 9001
  • Investors in People – Silver
  • Healthy Working Lives – Gold
  • EFQM  – Committed to Excellence

For further information or enquiries please contact Ian Gibbons, Care Home Manager on 01896 823616.

Application forms can be downloaded from the link below or  can be obtained by calling our Reception at Triest House on 01896 661200.Completed applications should be returned to Personnel Department at Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW no later than Monday 18 November 2019.

Care Home Service Bank Nurse Information Pack

Employment Application Form 

PART TIME SUPPORT WORKER POST – 108 hours per 4 weeks

Up to £12.64 per hour (includes payments for working across a variety of shifts and a relevant qualification).

A part time vacancy has arisen to join our team in our Care Home and Respite Service for Adults.

The successful candidates will be joining a welcoming, supportive team with high grades from Care Inspectorate reports and positive feedback from families. We are looking for people who are respectful, compassionate, flexible, and are able to discover the potential in individuals.

For informal discussion please call Ian Gibbons on 01896 823616.Application packs are available by calling 01896 661200 or can be downloaded from the link below.

Support Worker Care Home Service Information Pack

Employment Application Form 

Completed forms should be returned to: Personnel Department, Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW, no later than Friday 15 November 2019.

SUPPORT WORKERS – Together Plus /Together Borders

POST 1 TOGETHER PLUS

£10.25 – £10.93 per hour includes flexibility payment and payment for relevant qualifications.  We also pay additional payments for working Saturdays and Sundays and also Waking Night Cover for Together Plus.

Together Plus is a small intensive service offering mainly 24 hour support to individuals whose needs are complex, and behaviours perceived as challenging, based mainly in Gattonside and Central Borders.  We are now expanding this service and are looking for experienced and flexible team players who are fully committed to delivering support to people living in their own homes, to join the service and can offer full time, part time day and/or waking night positions.

You will preferably have experience supporting vulnerable people; ideally have a qualification in health or social care (HNC and/or SVQ level 3 or equivalent) and an awareness of positive behaviour support or have previously supported individuals perceived as challenging.

POST 2 TOGETHER BORDERS SUPPORTED LIVING

£9.00 – £9.60 per hour includes flexibility payment and payment for relevant qualifications.  We also pay additional payments for working Saturdays and Sundays and also Waking Night Cover for Together Borders.

Together Borders is our supported living service offering varied support to individuals with a range of needs from visiting support to 24 hour support. Due to expansion of our services across the Scottish Borders we are currently looking for committed Support Workers who can deliver support to individuals with wide rage of health needs such as PEG feeding, Catheter care and Epilepsy in their own homes. We can offer full time, part time and/or waking night positions.

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 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 accreditation

  • ISO 9001
  • Investors in People – Silver
  • Healthy Working Lives – Gold
  • EFQM  -committed to excellence

Application packs are available by calling 01896 661200 or you can download one from the link below.

Completed application forms must state which post being applied for and should be returned to: Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW.

Interviews  for the Together Borders and Together Plus posts will be held on  Thursday 14 November, Friday 22 November, Friday 29 November and  Wednesday 4 December.

Together Plus Support Worker (Post 1) Information Pack

Together Borders Support Worker (Post 2 ) Information Pack

Application Form  

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