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Support Worker - Edinburgh

  • Part time
  • £19,110 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th May 2022


  • Advertised from 22nd April 2022
  • 2 positions, permanent, 18 hours per week. £10.50 per hour

Role

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 opportunities setting.

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.

Full driving license and access to a vehicle during working time is essential for this post.

Application notes

For a full job description, please click apply where you will be redirected to our website to fill out an online application form. Applicants must complete the form on our website to be considered for this role. CV applications will not be considered.

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

Closing date – 15 May 2022

Interview date – TBC

Recruiting Manager: Lisa Moodie

Location: Alzheimer Scotland, 160 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1DQ

Tele: 0131 551 9350

Email: edinburghservices@alzscot.org