Senior Support Worker – Part Time – Rutherglen

Social Care

Senior Support Worker
We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Senior Support Worker in the Rutherglen/Cambuslang area!
Here at The Richmond Fellowship Scotland, we are dedicated to making a real difference in supporting people with their everyday lives.
As a Senior Support Worker, your duties could involve supporting and mentoring support staff, identify training needs and leading the writing of support plans. There will also be practical support with the person`s daily life, personal care or helping to promote a positive, active and healthy lifestyle to the individual you are supporting.
We support many individuals with a variety of needs, children and adults, some will also have physical and/or learning disabilities, some with limited verbal communication and some with challenging behaviour.
We support 2500 people and each person we support is a unique individual meaning each support role will be different to the next giving you the chance to make a difference in that person`s life.
Not only will you get a great sense of achievement but in return, you can expect fantastic career progression opportunities, excellent training and a positive enjoyable working environment.
In this post, you would be expected to work flexibly and participate in Sleepovers, Shift work, On Call or Waking Nights as required.
For this fantastic opportunity, you will need at least 2 years previous experience of supporting individuals within care and already have or working towards you SVQ level 3.
A valid driver`s licence and access to a car is essential for this post.
What matters most is that you have the right values and the right attitude.
Please apply below and let The Richmond Fellowship Scotland work with you to progress your career and help provide the best possible care and support to the individuals we support.
Closing date: 29 November 2019
The successful applicant must also register with SSSC as a Supervisor in Care at Home, Housing Support Services and Children`s Services on taking up the post.
PVG checks will be required of all successful applicants; having a conviction will not necessarily debar you from working in this sector.
The Richmond Fellowship Scotland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Charity No: SC(phone number removed)

Salary: £22231 – £23668/annum

Job Type: Permanent, Part Time

Location: Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire

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