Support Worker in South Gyle at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 10/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian

Pay Rate (£): £9.00 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 020944


Job Title: Support Worker

Location: Edinburgh

Pay: £9.00

Role Overview:- As a Support Worker at Tweed Lodge, Edinburgh, you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health issues to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible. Our support workers incorporate both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Shifts are generally 07.45-19.45 and 19.45-07.45, although we can be flexible with this. We generally work on a rota basis of days and nights but we are happy to discuss this further. The role will include working alternate weekends and bank holidays. 

Requirements:- For this role, no previous experience is required as full training will be provided. 


We offer a great range of benefits which include:-

  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend between £250 - £750 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.


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 Specfic Requirement