Support Worker in Edinburgh at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Edinburgh
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/12/2021

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian

Pay Rate (£): £9.30ph

Vacancy Reference: 026446

 

Role: Superhero “Support Worker”
Location:
Edinburgh
Pay Rate:
£9.30ph

We are Voyage Care and we are a sector leading provider, with over 30 years’ experience of specialist care and support. We are looking for a real life superhero “Support Worker” to join our team of outstanding employees who share our values and our passion to provide the highest quality support.

Voyage Care lives its values by promising to EMPOWER each other, work TOGETHER, promote HONESTY, be a leader in OUTSTANDING quality and to always be SUPPORTIVE in everything we do…. Could this be you?

About the Role:

Tweed Lodge is a residential service located in Edinburgh and here we support 4 adults with a wide range of learning disabilities, physical disabilities, communication difficulties and complex needs.

You will support with all aspects of every day living to encourage their independence and support them to lead the most fulfilling life possible, incorporating both therapy and social based activities.

Whilst no two days are the same typically, you will support the individuals with everyday challenges such as encouraging and prompting personal cares, meal preparation, housekeeping, medication, attending health appointments and taking part in hobbies & activities. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are meaningful to the people we support.

We are able to offer a full time 36hr contract working 3 x 12hr shifts per week from 7:45-19:45 and 19:30-7:30. This also includes working bank holidays and alternate weekends.

We are able to welcome those who are new to care or individuals who have previous experience in the sector.

If you share these values and really want to make a difference, click apply or call our friendly recruitment team on 01543 484696 to find out more about Voyage and our broad range of Benefits.

COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times.  All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance.  Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.

 

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specific Requirement