Field Support Supervisor in Granton, Edinburgh at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/12/2021

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Job Description

Job Family: Supervisors

Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian

Pay Rate (£): £11ph

Vacancy Reference: 025892


Role: Field Support Supervisor
Granton, Edinburgh
Pay Rate: £11.00ph

**New Service**

We are Voyage Care and we are a sector leading provider, with over 30 years’ experience of specialist care and support. Here at Voyage Care we are recruiting a team of real life superheroes who share our values and vision.

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:

This exciting opportunity is to work in our new supported living service in Edinburgh where we will be supporting support 12 adults with a variety of different needs including learning disabilities and associated complex needs.

As a Field Support Supervisor you will be responsible for creating and maintaining person centred support plans and ensuring high quality support is being provided to the people that we support. You will be responsible for the day to day maintenance of support plans, reviews, medication, finances, supervisions & appraisals, support staff training & compliance, rota management oncall duties. You will also promote good practice at all times and act as an effective and positive role model. Although this role is predominantly off rota, there will be times where you will be required to provide hands on support.

You will lead a team of support workers to deliver support with all aspects of everyday life including encouraging and prompting personal care, 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.

Previous senior/leadership experience is required for this role and you must be working towards or have attained your SVQ Level 3.

The Field Support Supervisor role is a 37.5hr contract and you must be able to work flexibly in order to meet the needs of the individuals and provide effective support to the staff team.

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.


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.


Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specific Requirement