November 22, 2023
£24780 - £24780

Job Description

Full time permanent senior support workers within Glasgow and surrounding

Your new company
Your new organisation are committed to supporting the people they work with to have the best day possible. It is essential that staff are inspired and motivated by this and appreciate the important contribution their role makes to the lives of the individuals they are matched to work with.
Your new role
Helping individuals within housing support and care at home services in the Glasgow area. Full time hours working 38 hours per week based on a rota working a mixture of wakened nights, evenings and weekends.
Reporting into the Service Manager, the purpose of the Senior Support Worker role is to lead the staff to enable the service users to experience full and inclusive lives by ensuring staff meet their support needs as well as working with those individuals to assist them to achieve their wishes and aspirations.
What you’ll need to succeed

  • Experience at senior level
  • SVQ Level 2 or Level 3 are desirable but not vital
  • Experience and willingness to provide/assist with personal care when required (helping to wash, toilet, dress and assisting with meals).
  • Experience in administering medication, preparing meals, and planning and partaking in activities
  • Experience with providing support and care to children or adults with learning disabilities.
  • Experience with dealing with challenging behaviour.
  • Being passionate about supporting people with a genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • Excellent communication skills with a positive attitude and the ability to be a good team player
  • What you’ll get in return

  • £250 voucher refer a friend scheme
  • Free mandatory training including and access to continuous free online training
  • Opportunity to gain permanent employment upon successful temporary placement
  • A personal service with a dedicated consultant
  • What you need to do now
    If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
    If this job isn’t quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.