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Midlothian – Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £17,290 pro-rata
  • Midlothian
  • Closing 29th July 2021

  • Advertised from 29th June 2021
  • Contract: 1 position, temporary to 31 March 2022, 17.5 hours per week


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.

Application notes

For a full job description, person specification and to apply, please visit the Alzheimer Scotland website

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

Closing date – 29 July 2021

Interview date – 5 August 2021

Recruiting Manager: Lisa Moodie

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

Tele: 0131 551 9350