Job of the Week

Job Title – Male Support Worker (Personal Assistant)

Job Reference – REQ0000743

Date Posted – 07/06/19

App closing date – 28/06/2019

Location – East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire

Job Category/type – Personal Assistant to people we support

Job Description – Personal Assistant’s *East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire,  GBP 10.00 per hour (GBP 8.75 + GBP 1.25 p/hour market supplement)

*Please note. The market supplement of GBP 1.25 is specific to this service.

There are sleepovers and waking nights and 2-1 support at all times.

Shift patterns – Days & Nights – 12 Hour Shifts – 38 Hours p/week

Sleepover – 22.00 – 08.00

Waking night – 22.00 – 08.00

 

#morethanajob

Do you have what it takes to make a difference?

Would you like to wake up every morning knowing you are making a real difference to someone’s life? Do you take personal pride in your work and have a desire to help others achieve their goals? Are you a confident team player who embraces challenges with a positive outlook?

Well this may be the opportunity you have been looking for…..

ENABLE Scotland is a dynamic and vibrant organisation dedicated to improving the lives of people with learning disabilities and we have a unique opportunity for you to be part of a team who will support Frankie in East Kilbride to move into his own home.

As an essential member of a dynamic team, you will be involved in team meetings, creating team strategies and working together to enhance Frankie’s life, whilst ensuring his wellbeing and happiness are the top priorities.

Here’s a little more about Frankie…

People who know me would say that I am energetic and enjoy a wide range of sporting activities on a regular basis including walking, swimming and trampolining so this can be a physically demanding role. I also like to maintain contact with my family and my team will support me with this. Members of my team will be effective communicators and I will work with my team to show them how I need them to communicate with me. My team will help me with all aspects of living in my own home and support me to achieve my goals and outcomes.

If you think you have the ability and commitment to be part of Frankie’s support team please click the link to apply now.

You don’t need experience in care to start your career with ENABLE Scotland but an understanding of Autism and experience of supporting people who have learning disabilities would be advantageous. We recruit people based on their values and transferrable skills so no matter where you have worked before; be it retail, warehousing or wherever, we want to hear from you!

What’s also great about ENABLE Scotland is that we believe in developing all our staff and provide an extensive training programme bespoke to every individual we support, combined with a commitment to create career development opportunities including SVQ Level 2.

Please note all new employees must register with the SSSC within 6 months of commencing employment and failure to do so can result in termination of employment.

Remember this is #morethanajob – it’s the first step to you making a difference and beginning your career with an award winning charity with its values at its core.

If you would like further information on this exciting opportunity please refer to the job description or contact:

Emma Lyness on 01698 737065 or email recruitment@enable.org.uk

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