Support Assistants

Salary: £17,316 (pro-rata-based on full time 37 hours per week)

Closing date: n/a

Contract: Permanent

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Location: West Lothian, Edinburgh, Fife, Falkirk

Organisation: Wheatley Group; Barony Housing Association

Hours: Full time; Part time

Contact phone: 0141 274 6555

We are looking for enthusiastic and caring individuals who want to make a positive change to people’s life in the field of health and social care.

Our dedicated staff are committed to making a difference to the lives of individuals by enabling them to make a positive contribution and take part in their local community. We work with people in their own homes, individually or in shared accommodation settings. How we care and support for each person is defined by them.

Full Time is 37 hours per week, worked on a shift rota basis. This may include the requirement to undertake additional sleep over duties for which an additional allowance will be paid.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to help vulnerable adults influence real change within their day-to-day lives. In return for your hard work, you will receive on the job training to achieve relevant SVQ qualifications to support your career in care, an initial 6.4 weeks of paid annual leave, access to a health plan to reimburse optical, dental costs, health checks and more, as well as the Wheatley Reward discount scheme.

It is an essential requirement of the post to become a member of the PVG Scheme (Adults) with Disclosure Scotland. If successful you will also be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and undertake any relevant qualification(s).

To find out more, or download an application pack and detailed job profile, check out the links below, email or call 0141 274 6555.

Appointment is dependent on fulfilling Barony’s application process for PVG Scheme Membership or Scheme Record Update. Barony is part of Wheatley Group, Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management organisation. Barony is the trading name of Barony Housing Association Ltd, a registered Scottish charity (SCO16030) registered with the Scottish Housing Regulator (HEP69) and also under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 No. 1684R. VAT registration number 135 5317 26. Registered Office: 8 New Mart Road, Edinburgh EH14 1RL.