Support Worker - Western Harbour

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Freespace Ltd
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
£15,250 - £17,000 pro rata
13 Sep 2016
29 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Support Worker Western Harbour

16-35 various hours

Starting Salary: £16,776 pro rata

Sleepovers @ £8.25/hr and Nightshift at enhanced rate.

Freespace Vision:

To support people with disabilities living their life their way.

We are looking for people who:-

  • Have the ability to build equal, empathic and positive relationships with people.

  • Are flexible, practical and have a reliable approach.

  • Are willing to work towards funded SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care.

I am outgoing young man looking for support workers to help support me in my own flat. I am moving from my parents' home to live independently for the first time. I need help with all aspects of daily living and personal care.  I am good fun to be with and I am looking for support staff who have a good sense of humour, who like music, like playing games and other activities and who are enthusiastic about life.  I have my own car and an ability to drive would be an advantage.  

If you wish to discuss this post, please contact Laura Fisher

(Service manager) on 0131 555 9369

PVG membership (cost to be met by Freespace) and 2 satisfactory references will be required.

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the Job Description on the Freespace Website

Please e-mail, quoting

Ref No. WH.12.9 or call 0131 346 9035 to request an application pack.

An application pack can also be found in the 'supporting documents' located underneath this listing. 

The closing date for this post is  Wednesday 28th September 2016

Interviews will be held on Thursday 29th September 2016