Support Assistants

Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Salary
£15,873 per annum
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Ref
225087749-01
Contract Type
Permanent

We are looking for enthusiastic and caring individuals who want to make a positive change to people’s lives in the field of health and social care.

Our dedicated staff is committed to making a difference to the lives of individuals by enabling them to make a positive contribution and take part in their local community. We work with people in their own homes, individually or in shared accommodation settings. How we care and support for each person is defined by them!

Support Assistants

  • Full & Part Time available
  • Salary: £15,873 per annum
  • Locations: Edinburgh with sleepovers

Full Time is 37 hours per week, worked on a shift rota basis. This may include the requirement to undertake additional sleepover duties for which an additional allowance will be paid.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to help vulnerable adults influence real change within their day-to-day lives. In return for your hard work, you will receive on the job training to achieve relevant SVQ qualifications to support your career in care, an initial 6.4 weeks of paid annual leave, access to a health plan to reimburse optical, dental costs, health checks and more, as well as the Wheatley Reward discount scheme.

Appointment is dependent on fulfilling Barony’s application process for PVG Scheme Membership or Scheme Record Update. Barony is part of Wheatley Group, Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management organisation. Barony is the trading name of Barony Housing Association Ltd, a registered Scottish charity (SCO16030) registered with the Scottish Housing Regulator (HEP69) and also under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 No. 1684R. VAT registration number 135 5317 26.
Registered Office: 8 New Mart Road, Edinburgh.

Further info about this role is available online by the “Apply” button on this page.

The closing date for applications: Thursday 1st December 2016.