Support Worker

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 45008

Closing Date: 45038

Location: Bridge Of Weir, Renfrewshire

Salary: £10.52 to £10.52 per hour

Support Worker

Care to join us in the picturesque Quarriers Village to be part of the Supported Living Service, which helps support people living in their own homes who have epilepsy and learning difficulties to have ordinary living experiences?

Quarriers have Investors in People Platinum accreditation.

We also pay sleepover hours at £10.50 per hour.

Contracted hours rising to £10.63 per hour after 1 year’s service.

Are you the right person to make a difference to someone’s life? To accompany and support them while they do their favourite things, like going out for coffee, shopping or going to a local club. The life skills you already have are valuable to Quarriers. Being caring, patient, being able to cook, sew, gardening skills, all the things you already know, can make a difference to an individual’s life.

Each person has an individual support plan and full training will be provided across all sections of the role. Staff support is ongoing and a key part of Quarriers’ core values.

We’re looking for full time, part time and relief Support Workers to join our team.

Full details of this role can be viewed by clicking ‘Apply’.

The aim of the service, which can support up to 32 people, is to provide a homely, safe and nurturing environment for individuals, and you can help them do that by being a vital part of the team, helping promote the development of each individual’s life skills and their use of resources within the broader community.

Full details of this Service can be viewed by clicking ‘Apply’.

Please note that IT skills are required for all Quarriers vacancies.

Where applicable, successful candidates will be required to register with the SSSC within 6 months of start date.

At Quarriers our staff are our most important asset therefore we offer extensive training and excellent learning and development opportunities. We are a SVQ accredited centre. You could be part of an organisation that not only offers exciting careers but makes a real difference to thousands of People’s lives.

About Us

Quarriers is one of Scotland’s leading social care charities. We provide practical care and support for vulnerable children, adults and families who face extremely challenging circumstances. We challenge poverty and inequality of opportunity to bring about positive changes in people’s lives.