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Support Worker, Banchory

  • Vacancy Support Worker
  • Location Banchory, Aberdeenshire
  • Hours Full Time
  • Wages £10.00 per hour

FULL TIME and PART TIME – SUPPORT WORKERS / CARERS REQUIRED

We have an unique opportunity for Support Workers to form a new, specialist care team. You would be required to work for a previously active 60 year old gentleman who has a Spinal Cord Injury to live in his family home in the Banchory area.

You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round, on a rota basis, including weekends and bank holidays. There is on-site accommodation that has been recently created for the care team.

£10.00 an hour days and £10.50 per hour nights

Positions available:

  • One full time waking night person to work 3 x 12 hour shifts per week on a rota basis
  • One part time waking night person to work 2 x 12 hour shifts per week on a rota basis
  • One part time person covering 2 hours per day 09.30 – 11.30

Essential Criteria

  • The right candidates must be flexible, motivated, reliable and committed, with excellent communication skills and a good sense of humour.
  • A full driving license is required.
  • You will ideally like animals, particularly dogs
  • A love of rural settings would be beneficial The role will include personal care, tracheostomy care, medication administration and supporting the gentleman in social activities, including trips to Murrayfield to watch Scotland!
  • Previous care experience would be advantageous but is not essential. You will be provided with full, paid specialist training.

Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training.

You would be working for a specialist care team for a company who provides support for individuals who live within their own homes.

THIS IS NOT AN AGENCY JOB – IT IS A PERMANENT POSITION WORKING FOR A RESPECTED AND SPECIALIST CARE PROVIDER. Working in 1 location – the gentleman’s own home (no travelling between clients).