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Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £15,925 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th November 2018

  • Advertised from 6th November 2018
  • 1 vacancy x 20 hours per week & 1 vacancy sessional. £8.75 Hourly.


We are looking for unique people who can support people with dementia, in a variety of environments, personalised to the individual’s needs.

Our support workers are our most important people as they provide front line support. Our support workers help individuals to maintain skills and independence by providing company and the opportunity for people with dementia to socialise, either at home or in a day centre.

Successful applicants will have a positive approach to dementia. You will also have good communication skills and a caring attitude. A willingness to learn and participate in training (including SVQ’s) is essential. Relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with people with dementia would be an advantage.

The successful applicant will be required to have a full driving licence and access to a car.

Application notes

For a job description, person specification and application form, please visit

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a criminal check through Disclosure Scotland.

Closing date – Monday 19 November 2018

Interview date – Monday 26 November 2018

Recruiting Manager - Lisa Moodie

Service - Prentice Centre, 1 Granton Mains Avenue, Edinburgh, EH4 4GA

Tele: 0131 551 9350