Support Worker

Zoek Pin Wishaw, North Lanarkshire, Scotland


Permanent (Full time)

Posted 43 days ago

Support Worker

Location: Positions available across North Lanarkshire!
Salary:£ per hour
Contract:Permanent Full Time, Part Time and Sessional contracts available!
Shift Pattern: 4 week rolling rota, dayshift, backshift, weekends, and nightshifts depending on the area
Benefits: Excellent L&D opportunities, Employee Discount Schemes and Referral Recruitment Bonus, Pension Scheme and 4 x Annual Salary Life Assurance, Employee Health Assistance, Eligible in work travel payments and as an Employee-Owned organisation eligible employees are owners of Aspire via the Trust.

Do you like working with and supporting people? Are you looking for a rewarding career in social care?

We would love to hear from you!

Aspire is an employee owned, award winning social care provider, winning prestigious awards at the Scottish Care National Awards every year in the past decade.

All our efforts are focused on helping the people we support have to the most fulfilling and self-directed lives possible.

We help people develop their confidence and skills and to realise their potential.

Aspire is an organisation that keeps its promise: to do everything possible in putting the interests of the individuals with whom we work first; an organisation that can be trusted to continually deliver flexible and effective support that makes a positive difference.

We are looking for inspiring individuals to become Support Workers based in North Lanarkshire (Wishaw, Cumbernauld and Motherwell) with similar values and keen to fulfil the following ...T:

Socialise with the individuals out in the community to participate in activities they enjoy.

Understand everyone has different needs but wish to be more independent.

Promise to have open and honest communications.

Promote positivity throughout challenges the supported individuals face daily.

Observe the decisions the supported individuals make and set in to support when needed.

Respect the supported individuals to make their own choices about their lives.

Think about what we can do to offer more support to those that need it.

No previous experience is required as full training is provided and shadow working with a trained staff member is included within your induction period.

However desirable qualities, qualifications and experience we are looking for are:

  • Hardworking, flexible, motivated, and driven to do the right thing by the people we support
  • SVQ 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care or a commitment to undertake a SVQ and
  • Registration with the Scottish Social Service Council (SSSC) or a commitment to become registered.
  • In possession of a full driving license.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role, click on "APPLY" today.

PVG checks will be required for the successful applicant, as are two references; one being from the most recent employer.

Please note - this role will require frequent Covid testing as part of our Covid Health and Safety guidelines.

We are particularly interested in candidates with experience as / in: Social Worker, Support Worker, Social Care, Health Care, Carer, Home Care, Medication

No agencies please.

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