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All posts can involve regulated work with adults and will require the successful candidate to become a member of the PVG Scheme.

Support Worker HH17/161.

Location:

Angus, Dundee, Perth

Salary:

£8.25 per hour

Hours:

21

Contract:

Permenant

Closing Date:

25/08/17

Description:

Job Ref:                       HH17/161
Post:                            Support Worker
Location:                     Gowrie Student Support service, Tayside,                                                 working                            across Dundee, Arbroath and Perth Colleges and Universities. 1 post will be Perth based.

Hours per week:           21 hours per week
Rate of Pay:                 £8.25 per hour
Contract Terms:          Permanent

Closing Date:               25th August 2017

The Service

Gowrie Student Support Service supports students with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health Problems, Physical Disabilities and Individuals on the Autistic Spectrum. We offer support to students, to enable them to move into or carry on with their lifelong learning opportunities. We also provide a person centred and tailored made support service, to suit the individual support needs of students

The Job

To offer support when travelling  to and from College/University or from campus to campus,  working towards independent travel.

To enable Students with note taking, scribing, and support in class.

To support with  study time, communication difficulties (including the use of aids); emotional support and social support.

To liaise with other departments, professionals, Tutors and students (classmates)

To advise and support students to find other services in the community.

 To assist with personal care and moving and handling.

To enable students to explore their interests and find activities in the community that they can access during College/University holidays; and support students to look at progression routes after the completion of their course at College/University.

The Candidate

  • Highly motivated with excellent communication & organisational skills
  • Ability to respond to emergency situations
  • Previous support worker or carer experience preferable.
  • SVQ 2 in Health and Social care desirable
  • Car driver also desirable.

 

Application Process

PHONE – 01382 564727

EMAIL – recruitment@hillcrestha.org.uk (quote job reference number)

ONLINE – www.hillcrest.org.uk

 

Related documents:

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(If you have an application saved on our old application system please click here)

Please note that if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we cannot respond to every individual application.

Relief Support Workers HH17/RSW.

Location:

Alyth, Angus, Crieff, Dundee, Edinburgh, Fife, Glasgow, Kinross, Perth

Salary:

£8.25 per hour

Hours:

As and when required

Closing Date:

31/12/17

Description:

Relief Support Workers

The opportunity has arisen, for us to recruit Relief Support Workers to our well established Teams. We are seeking to recruit highly motivated, enthusiastic individuals with excellent communication skills.

We have a variety of projects that involve supporting adults with learning disabilities,  physical disabilities and mental health.

Please see application pack attached below for additional information on what this post involves.

Please note we cannot accept CVs.

Related documents:

Apply Now

(If you have an application saved on our old application system please click here)

Please note that if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we cannot respond to every individual application.

If there are no vacancies that match your criteria, you can register your interest in joining us by adding your details to our recruitment database. That way, we can get in touch with you.