Support Worker, (34/18), Belses Gardens, Glasgow
Support Worker (34/18)
1x 18.5 hours (Nights)
Belses Gardens, Cardonald, Glasgow
£8.75 per hour + excellent benefits
Are you someone…
• Who is interested in pursuing a rewarding career in social care?
• Who can support independent living in your community?
• Who can deliver our vision of helping people live their lives to the full?
If yes, then this is your opportunity to join one of Scotland’s leading and most innovative care providers as a Support Worker, working nights in our Belses Gardens Care Home in Glasgow.
Blackwood provides high-quality, innovative care for the elderly and people living with physical disabilities and long-term conditions such as dementia and multiple sclerosis. We deliver a wide variety of assistance such as personal hygiene, dressing, medication prompts and light household chores.
We are offering 1x 18.5-hour contract and look for responsive and compassionate people who can deliver care to customers in line with their personal support plans. You will also have the exciting opportunity to engage with our award-winning digital care system, CleverCogs™.
The ideal candidate must have:
? A passion for delivering high quality care
? Strong communication, interpersonal and IT skills
? An ability to work independently in the community and as part of a team
? A relevant qualification (SVQ2), this is not essential as training will be given
? Flexibility to work on a rota basis, nightshifts running from 2100-0800.
Blackwood offers a range of employee benefits, including:
? Comprehensive induction and personal development opportunities
? Fully funded SVQ training on completion of probationary period
? Travel expenses and paid travel time between customer visits
? Company sick pay scheme on completion of probationary period
? 5.6 weeks holiday per annum
? Company mobile phone
? Company pension scheme
? Payment of PVG and SSSC registration
We ask that all applicants read the Information Pack. All successful candidates will be required to become a PVG scheme member as well as register with the SSSC.
An application pack can be downloaded here:
Blackwood are committed to diversity and inclusion and as a Disability Confident Employer, we will interview all disabled candidates who meet the minimum requirements for the post.
Closing date for applications is 29 May 2018.
Interviews are likely to be held on 7 June 2018.