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Cumbernauld – Support Worker

Part Time

Support Worker – Cumbernauld

Male only applicants

(Section 9 (2) (b) of the Employment (Sex Discrimination) Act 2000 applies to this vacancy)

21 Hours Per Week – Driver Essential

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 6374

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced male support worker to join our support services in the Cumbernauld area. Specifically you will work with a young male adult who has learning difficulties ,complex communication and health needs including epilepsy. He is also a wheelchair user and is supported by two staff.

To meet his needs and agreed outcomes you will work closely with his family and support team to provide a person centred package of care. You will support him to access a range of meaningful activities including sensory and music sessions,bowling, shopping, having lunch out, as well as opportunities to socialise with friends and other young adults. He has his own car and requires staff that are drivers.

The successful candidate will work alongside experienced staff and have access to training and management support 24 hours per day as well as individual supervision sessions and team meetings.

As an Organisation Sense is very committed to staff development. You will have access to a range of mandatory and service specific training, opportunities to undertake a formal qualification and regular support meetings with your peers and management team.

To find out more download the full Support Worker job description here:  Job Description or contact the Registered Manager, Beth Mallon on 01236 424014 or bethmallon@sensescotland.org.uk

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 organisation 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 .

Closing Date:  Wednesday 11th December 2019

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 11, 2019
  • Location: Cumbernauld
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