Key
Key

Charity registered in Scotland SC006652

KEY Community Supports and its subsidiary company Community Lifestyles are passionate about delivering innovative personalised services which support people with disabilities to enjoy life to the full as active citizens.

Current vacancies

Support Workers and Relief Support Workers (Sauchie)

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Sauchie
  • Closing 14th May 2021

Could you be Key?

Due to ongoing growth and service development, we are recruiting Support Workers who will join our established teams in Sauchie to provide high quality individualised support to adults and young people in transitions who have a range of disabilities and support needs.

Successful candidates will have a positive attitude and commitment towards making a difference to the lives of the people we support.

On a day to day basis we support people with all aspects of their lives including; personal care, taking care of their home and finances, developing and maintaining full and active participation in their community. A commitment to a person centred approach is essential and experience of working with people with disabilities is desirable.

If you would like to get involved in support work but cannot commit to a contract because you have other commitments, we also have opportunities to join our register of relief workers. This will mean you can work in a way that best suits you and fits with your life.

Applicants must be prepared to work flexibly as part of the team to meet the needs of the people who use our service. Supports will include work in the evenings and weekends as well as sleepovers and waking nights.

Key provides excellent professional supervision, support and training, including access to the SVQ Framework and a chance to really make a difference to people’s lives.

For informal enquiries please contact 01259 218 313.

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Support Workers and Relief Support Workers (Falkirk)

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Falkirk
  • Closing 14th May 2021

Could you be Key?

Due to ongoing growth and service development, we are recruiting Support Workers who will join our established teams in Falkirk North and Falkirk South to provide high quality individualised support to adults and young people in transitions who have a range of disabilities and support needs.

Successful candidates will have a positive attitude and commitment towards making a difference to the lives of the people we support.

On a day to day basis we support people with all aspects of their lives including; personal care, taking care of their home and finances, developing and maintaining full and active participation in their community. A commitment to a person centred approach is essential and experience of working with people with disabilities is desirable.

If you would like to get involved in support work but cannot commit to a contract because you have other commitments, we also have opportunities to join our register of relief workers. This will mean you can work in a way that best suits you and fits with your life.

Applicants must be prepared to work flexibly as part of the team to meet the needs of the people who use our service. Supports will include work in the evenings and weekends as well as sleepovers and waking nights.

Key provides excellent professional supervision, support and training, including access to the SVQ Framework and a chance to really make a difference to people’s lives.

We would encourage you to submit your application at the earliest convenience as we may be able to offer interview at an earlier date to shortlisted candidates. If you would like to arrange an informal chat to find out more do not hesitate to get in touch!

For informal enquires please contact 01324 614 054

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Top job! Support and Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £37,508 – £39,468
  • South Lanarkshire – initially based in Lanark
  • Closing 29th March 2021

If you are looking for a rewarding job with a well-established organisation that has an excellent reputation for supporting people and its workforce then this could be the job for you!

Key is committed to developing high quality, flexible services which support people with a range of disabilities and complex needs to enjoy life to the full as active citizens within their communities. We are seeking a highly motivated, confident and enthusiastic individual who has, excellent leadership qualities and a commitment to personalisation for this role. The successful candidate will be involved in the continued development and management of a number of teams delivering individualised, person centred support to people living in their own homes and communities across South Lanarkshire.

We are looking for someone who has experience of managing social care services supporting people in their own homes and communities, at Team Manager/ Leader level or above and must be able to:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to individuals, enabling each person to live a fulfilled life and achieve their dreams and aspirations with a clear focus on outcomes.
  • Work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders, including family carers and other professionals and have excellent communication skills.
  • Keep teams positive and support people through their more difficult times.
  • Assist in harnessing community assets and maximising independence.
  • Work positively and flexibly as part of a busy management team, prioritising and delegating effectively.
  • Have excellent organisational skills and an ability to maintain and develop a number of systems and processes relevant to the role.
  • Commit to their own personal learning and development as well as the learning and development of their teams

The post includes evening and weekend working as well as support to local managers and other workers out with ‘normal working hours’.

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