This vacancy has now closed

Support Worker - Oakfield Day Service

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Fife
  • Closing 30th September 2019


  • Advertised from 13th August 2019
  • 32 hours and Relief, £9.10 per hour.
  • CS190702 A-C

Role

We are looking to recruit three support workers for our Oakfield service in Kelty. We have one 32 hour contract and two relief contracts available.

You will work as part of a team, providing a safe and caring environment for our customers with disabilities. This will include assisting individuals to access community-based activities and resources. You will need to provide personal care (including intimate care) and to support customers with aspects of their general welfare.

The role will involve health related practices, including mealtime assistance and administration of medication as and when required. Full training will be provided. The role will involve a degree of physical activity, which includes pushing wheelchairs and providing physical support to our customers.

The service is open from 8am to 5pm.

Key Requirements

Experience of working in a similar role and environment is preferable but not essential, as is a willingness to undertake any personal development opportunities.

You should have a care related SVQ Level 3, or the willingness to gain this qualification. You should possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.

A full driving license is essential due to the nature of the role. Capability Scotland is willing to consider alternative arrangements that achieve the same outcomes for those candidates that have a disability, which prevents them from having a driving license. Applicants should be comfortable driving a small buses.

Application notes

For further information and to apply please visit our website

Closing date: 30 September 2019