Support Worker Personal Home Carer

Posted 26 December 2021
SalaryUp to £15.24 per hour
LocationInverurie
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceSCTCC-SW-Inver-JAN22
ContactScotland Complex Scotland Complex

Job description

We are looking for an individual with a true passion for person-centred care

As a Support Worker in Inverurie, Huntly and the surrounding areas, you'll join a supportive health and social care team to provide vital care to service users within their own homes. Your various responsibilities will include assisting with personal care tasks, social activities, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care and any additional complex care tasks required.

Previous experience of assisting our service users with challenging behaviours, learning disabilities and working in children's services and palliative care is required.

We also ask for...

We look for carers with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. We also want candidates to be able to demonstrate occasions where they have exhibited our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness. 

You’ll need to feel comfortable helping service users with limited mobility. If you do not have a current Moving and Handling certificate, we will support you with training during your induction period. You must be willing to be SSSC registered. The right to work in the UK is a must-have.

To apply for this role you will need to be a driver.

Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.

Employee perks

  • An hourly rate of up to £15.24, including holiday pay
  • Instant pay with Flexi Pay, which means you’ll never need to wait for payday again
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis so you can plan ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Care for the caregiver with exclusive access to appointments and advice from NHS-registered GPs via a Virtual GP app and mental health support
  • Free DBS and uniform

Enjoy Flexi Pay!

With the Flexi Pay feature on our handy app, HealthForceGo, you have the option to immediately access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts! Weekends and bank holidays are also included.

Apply now and you can start within a week!