We are looking for enthusiastic people who share our values (Kind, Passionate and Creative) to join our services accommodating and supporting people experiencing homelessness and empowering them to thrive.
The support we provide is always person-centred, trauma-informed and wellbeing focused. As a Support Worker, you’ll work as part of a team in providing safe, secure, supported accommodation for the people who use our services. You’ll do this by providing practical and emotional support and encouraging them to achieve their own personal outcomes in all aspects of their daily lives.
If successful, you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of your start date. After registration, there is a requirement to be qualified and to maintain professional learning, which we will support you to achieve.
Our service at Port Seton supports 7 people aged 25 plus . Lewis Keddie, Service Manager at will be more than happy to hear from you, if you have any questions about the role. You can contact Levis at:
T: 01875 815 035
To find out more about being a Support Worker, click the link below:
Join us to help young people live their best life whilst living your own
Come along to our Open Day at Aberlour Options Lothian, 5 Bankfoot, Prestonpans, EH32 9SG on Thursday 23rd February 3-7pm to find out more about the role or check out ourDigital Flyer
What we are offering
We know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that fits into your busy schedule. That’s why we are offering flexible roles at our disability house in Prestonpans. We are looking for the right people who want to help other families whilst having time to look after your own.
Also on offer:
• A supportive and welcoming team
• Flexible hours 3 hours upwards over a weekday and/or a weekend
• Competitive employment packages - generous annual leave and a salary up to £28,365 pro rata depending on experience
• A comprehensive training package
• Support to gain professionally recognised qualifications
• View our employee benefits
About Options Lothian
We provide short breaks to children with disabilities enabling them to try a range of activities and life skills whilst creating space for their families to spend quality time together and recharge their batteries. We are in much demand in the area and are ambitious to develop with a waiting list of families who want to benefit from the service. As part of this team you would provide a service and lifeline for these families.
What we are looking for....
We are looking for loving, fun individuals who enjoy helping children and young people to overcome the challenges presented by the disabilities that affect them. You are someone who will enjoy spending time with the children in the service, supporting them in a range of activities and providing all aspects of their care whilst they are staying with us.
Find out more information on what we are looking for in candidates here
At Aberlour, we want to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to reach their potential. If you share the same vision, we want you to join our team. Have a look at our values to understand more about what we are looking for from our employees.
If you have any queries, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Aberlour is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all our service users and uses a thorough and rigorous recruitment and selection process including PVG Scheme checks, to ensure this commitment is not compromised.