Support Worker

Recruiter
The Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland)
Location
Galashiels
Salary
£9.60 per hour
Posted
15 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SUPPORT WORKERS - Together Plus

Up to £9.60 per hour (depending upon qualifications)
Together Plus is a small intensive service offering support to individuals whose needs are complex, often with behaviours perceived as challenging, based mainly in Gattonside. Due to expansion of the service, we are looking for enthusiastic and flexible team players who are fully committed to delivering support to people living in their own homes, to join the service and can offer full time, part time day and/or waking night positions.

You will preferably have a minimum of two years experience supporting vulnerable people, ideally have a qualification in health or social care (HNC and/or SVQ level 3 or equivalent) and an awareness of positive behaviour support 1, have evidence of skills in supporting individuals with their emotional needs and behaviour, and be committed to continuous professional development. A full driving licence is preferred for these posts.

You will have a sound value base and a strong commitment to supporting individuals to safely experience a fulfilling lifestyle and active citizenship.
The Organisation has a commitment, to provide ongoing support, supervision and training to develop and maintain skills.

Application packs are available by calling 01896 661200 or you can download one from our website www.bocscot.org Completed application forms must state they are for Together Plus Support Worker and they should be returned to:
The Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland)
Triest House
Bridge Street
Galashiels
TD1 1SW

No later than 12 noon on Thursday 29 September 2016.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 6 October 2016
Together Plus is an enhanced Supported Living Division of
Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland)