Senior Housing Care Worker
Role: Senior Housing Care Worker
Salary: £17,308 – £18,709 pa
Job type: Permanent/Part Time
Job Ref: 0046 – 1206
Closing Date: 26th November 2016
Trust Housing Association Ltd has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Care Worker to join our Housing with Care Service at West Lodge Gardens, Alloa.
In return for your enthusiasm and commitment as a Housing Care Worker we will offer you:
- Competitive salary of £17,308 - £18,709 per annum working 35 hours per week
- Guaranteed rota hours working between 7.30am & 10pm
- Flexible working pattern over a 2 week rolling rota including evenings and some weekends
- Option to work additional bank cover hours via our agency
Trust Housing Association is a national housing, support and care provider, offering a range of accommodation and support services. Primarily serving older people in our communities we also provide housing for families and individuals. We have over 2,500 households across the length and breadth of Scotland, from the Highlands and Islands all the way down to the Borders.
To ensure that we are able to offer the best service to our tenants we are looking to recruit a permanent Senior Housing Care Worker to make it possible for tenants to continue enjoying as much independent living as they’re able. Our housing care service at Alloa provides housing support, personal care and meals service delivered by our dedicated staff team. You’ll be working with our tenants to ensure that they receive the support and personal care identified in individual care plans.
As one of our Senior Housing Care Workers you will be required to work 35 hours per week worked on a rota basis including evenings and weekends. It’ll be rewarding looking after those who rely on the support and dedication you’ll bring to this important role. You must have previous experience of working with older people or other vulnerable members of a community, so you will understand their needs and know how to meet these. Ideally, you will have an appropriate qualification in Health and Social Care or be willing to commit to achieve this qualification.
Trust requires all external applicants to complete an Application Form. This gives us the information on candidates in a consistent way which helps standardise the shortlisting and interview processes.
If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Senior Housing Care Worker and you’d like to work with a prestigious and well established company working in a person-centred culture that puts people at the heart of all we do, then we’d like to hear from you.
Trust is an Investor in People Gold accredited employer, a Leader in Diversity and a great place to work.
Trust Housing Association is a Registered Scottish Charity- SC009086