- Dumbarton, G82 4BP
- £22,105 per year part-time, pro rata
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Part Time
- 30 hours per week
Fancy a new job with satisfaction you'd struggle to find anywhere else? Look no further, we're looking for people like you to join our amazing #TeamWestDunCS on a part-time (up to 30 hours per week) and relief basis.
With a focus on maintaining and promoting independence, you will work in a person-centred way to provide support in all aspects of daily living, including cooking and preparing meals, personal care, administering medication and managing personal finances. You’ll be enthusiastic and take an active interest in their hobbies which may include karaoke, arts and crafts, live music, going for walks and to the shops along with many more activities. We'll be looking to you to help identify new opportunities for participation and inclusion for the people we support.
You don't need experience or qualifications to start your career with us, we recruit on values and transferrable skills. We have our own Training Academy that'll give you all the practical skills you'll need. We'll even fund you SVQ (SCQF level 6/7) and SSSC registration fee.
To be a great Support Practitioner, we'll need you have;
- Good communication skills
- A positive attitude and willingness to learn
- A caring attitude and approach
- An understanding of the importance of following guidelines
- Confidence in the use of computers.
We provide tailored support across our Community and Housing Support services. Some of our roles include sleepovers and waking nights.
Our sleepover shifts do not form part of your contracted hours, so you will receive an additional payment of £87 for an 8 hour sleepover or £98 for a 9 hour sleepover.
Sound interesting? What are you waiting for? Apply today, we can't wait to hear from you.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited along to an interview at the Carman Centre in Renton.
Have any questions? If you'd like to find out more, please contact Gary McDaid on 01389 750403
Successful candidates will be required to join the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme and be committed to working towards an SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare with the support from our Training Academy. If you're successful in joining our team, we will need you to register with the SSSC within 3 months of starting your employment with us.
Cornerstone welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively seeks to increase the diversity of our workforce.