Do you fancy a diverse workload? Are you keen to make a difference? Then this is the time to join Albyn Housing Society! We are keen to recruit new staff to drive forward both our Development and Major Refurbishment projects. We have a new Leadership Team within the organisation so there is fresh momentum to build on the success of the past and provide innovative solutions to provide new and existing quality homes in the Highland Area.
If you want to be part of this, then we have the job opportunities for you in these posts.
The preferred candidate should have experience in the construction environment and strong organisational skills. You should have the ability to prioritise and manage a diverse workload, possess good leadership and management skills along with excellent interpersonal skills. You will also demonstrate good IT skills an enthusiastic and proactive approach to the delivery of projects.
A flexible working approach is required as is the ability to travel within the Highlands and occasionally out with the Highlands. Due to COVID-19, restrictions Albyn Housing Society’s offices are currently closed; this role will require a period of remote working.
What does a Support Worker do?
The role of a Support Worker is to ensure the people we work with are safe, happy and lead fulfilling lives.
Supporting someone with a learning disability isn’t just personal care; it’s so much more. A Support Worker could be taking the people supported swimming, assisting with the weekly shop, or even helping to administer the right medication.
What experience do I need?
You don’t need to have worked in supported living before to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.
You’ll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.
What are the Benefits?
- Employee support line to support you and your family
- Continuous on the job training is provided
- Contributory Pension Plan
- Occupational Maternity Pay
- NVQ Funding
- PVG paid for by Thera
- Career progression
We also offer an employee benefits scheme, which includes:
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Health Cash Plan
- Access to Thousands of Retail Discounts
Who are Thera Group?
Thera Group are a charity that support people with a learning disability in the community. We want to demonstrate that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society but we can’t do this without you! We need Support Workers in the Smithton & Culloden, Dalneigh, Dingwall & Kinmylies areas of Inverness and Invergordon to make our vision a reality.