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Helensburgh – Support Workers and Practitioners

Full Time

Support Workers and Practitioners – Ardlui House, Helensburgh

Full Time, Part Time and Relief Hours Available

(Request for night shift only contracts will be considered)

£9.00 – £9.53 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 6359

Do you want to make a difference? Do you enjoy working with people? Then this is the advert for you!

We are recruiting caring, vibrant and charismatic individuals to join our dynamic Ardlui House team in Helensburgh as Support Workers, Practitioners and Relief staff.  If you feel you this is the move you have been looking for then we want to hear from you!

You don’t need to have any care experience to start your career with Sense Scotland, we recruit individuals based on Values and Attitude. All successful applicants must be in a position to gain the qualification as determined by the SSSC for registration purposes and be able to gain professional registration with the SSSC within the timescale required, where relevant.

To find out more download the full job descriptions here:  Support Worker Practitioner

Ardlui House

Ardlui House, is our short breaks service based in Helensburgh for children and young people with additional and complex health and support needs, including individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Communication and Sensory processing difficulties.  At Ardlui House we strive to provide a safe space for children and young people to have a home away from home, where individuals are supported to engage in fun and exciting activities based on their own interests and needs, whether that be time to relax, or to be active in the community.

Ardlui House is a bungalow with five individual colour themed bedrooms with 24 hour care and support right in the heart of Helensburgh, fully equipped to suit individuals needs and personalities, we have a sensory play area, communal kitchen with living areas and a fully accessible and enclosed garden. 

When discussing Ardlui House, one parent quotes “I knew he’d be happy and safe. It’s just like home.”

Ardlui House is a fun and friendly place to get away from it all!

Values and Commitment

At Sense Scotland our vision is for the people we work with to live meaning full and independent lives in a world which support them to achieve their own ambitions.

As an orgnaisation with people at its core, we work to and are committed to our Core Values. These values are derived from the families and individual we support and are enshrined within the organisation’s ethos acting as a guide to all staff. Sense Scotland’s values in practice mean we will:

  • Be open and honest
  • Recognise individual worth
  • Build relationships through trust
  • Act on the basis of individual aspirations and needs
  • Be accountable for our actions

 Benefits

Sense Scotland offers an extensive range of employee benefits including:  Ongoing training and development, generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working, family friendly policies, contributory pension scheme, employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, life insurance and Perkbox membership.

To Apply

Please download the Application Form, save, then upload your completed application by clicking ‘Apply for job’.  Alternatively, your completed application form can be emailed to:  recruitment@sensescotland.org.uk .

Please note: Due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond personally to all applicants. If you haven’t been contacted directly within two weeks of the vacancy closing date your application has not been successful on this occasion. Sense Scotland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

 

 

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: December 6, 2019
  • Location: Helensburgh
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