Trust Housing Association has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Care and Support Worker (Older People) to join our team based in Galashiels.
In return for your enthusiasm and commitment as our Senior Care & Support Worker (Older People) we will offer you:
- £10.43 - £11.28 per hour (£18,983 - £20,530 per annum)
- 35 hours per week, working over a 4 week rota
- Access to paid training and vocational qualification
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Paid PVG check
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. Trust is an Investor in People Gold accredited employer, a Leader in Diversity and a great place to work.
What we're looking for in our Senior Care & Support Worker (Older People)
Our housing care services at Abbotsford Court & Cornmill Court, Galashiels provide housing support, personal care and a meals service. As Senior Housing Care Worker, you will assist the Housing Care Manager to deliver housing support and personal care to our tenants to ensure they continue enjoying as much independent living as they're able.
Skills and experience required to become our Senior Care & Support Worker (Older People)
You will be experienced in a care related service with excellent communication skills and supervisory experience. An SVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or a commitment to achieve this qualification is also required to comply with the registration/timescale requirements of the SSSC. Ideally you will have previous experience in working with older people or other vulnerable members of a community, so you will understand their needs and know how to meet these. It'll be rewarding looking after those who rely on the support and dedication you'll bring to this important role.
Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd November 2020
To join us as our Senior Care & Support Worker (Older People) please click 'apply' today, we'd love to hear from you!
Trust is an Investor in People Gold accredited employer, a Leader in Diversity and a great place to work. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Trust Housing Association is a Registered Scottish Charity- SC(phone number removed)