Sense Scotland
Sense Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC022097

We are a growing organisation with an annual turnover of over £20 million and employ over 1110 people.  Leading the field in support services for deafblind and disabled children and adults with communication support needs, we offer career and job opportunities at all levels.  We value our staff and the people we support, and work in partnership with them to maintain our reputation as a well established and diverse organisation within the voluntary sector.

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Support Worker, Fort William

  • Full time or Part time
  • £16,839
  • Fort William
  • Closing 23rd August 2019

For 30 years Sense Scotland has been working with people who have communication support needs and believes everyone should have a choice in how they live their life. People we work with include those who have sensory impairment, deafblindness, autism, learning or physical disabilities and healthcare support needs.

Sense Scotland offer Care at Home and Housing Support to a growing number of people with disabilities in the Fort William and Skye area. We are currently seeking to recruit both contracted and sessional staff to support people with communication support needs and a physical or learning disability to live valued lives in the community.

We are looking for creative, motivated, experienced Support Workers who demonstrate impeccable standards of practice and a high value base at all times. It is desirable that you hold a valid driving license.

Previous experience is not essential as Sense Scotland provides a comprehensive induction, together with a full training programme which utilises both e-learning and face to face courses to equip staff to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing support in a safe and fun environment. You will also be able to access health training from the NHS to develop your skills in relevant areas.