We are looking for relief workers to cover night shifts on weekdays and weekends. Working as part of a team to provide care and support to service users in a residential service. Service user’s capacity ranges from 8 to 25. Two projects are looked after and accommodated and 2 are emergency. Service users have a range of complex needs including addictions and mental health. You must be a good communicator and be able to work Microsoft word on a PC. You will ensure the safety and security of the building at all times and to undertake tasks relating to health and safety including wellbeing checks and general maintenance and cleaning tasks.
You must be reliable, trustworthy, able to risk assess on the go. You must work with a trauma informed approach, be patient, calm and understanding.
Many of the people we work with are vulnerable and have complex issues, therefore, we are looking for highly motivated relief workers with excellent communication skills who have a personal value set that matches ours.
· People focused
· Going the extra mile
Shift patterns are between 21:00 – 05:00 and 23:00 – 07:15. There are some periods of lone working in Somerset Place and Shettleston.
· Do you have the motivation to undertake this role?
· Are you a people person who wants to help homeless people improve their lives?
· Do you see yourself working in the social care sector?
If so this could be a stepping stone role into a career in the social care sector. You will have the opportunity to take part in related training and receive one to one inputs to reviewing your work practice.
If successful, you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of your start date. After registration, there is a requirement to be qualified and to maintain professional learning.
To apply, please visit btha.org.uk/items/BTHA-Jobs to download the application pack with ref GPBNRW0721
The closing date for submission of completed application forms is 12 noon on Monday 16 August 2021
Forms can be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to
Blue Triangle (Glasgow) Housing Association,
3rd Floor, 100 Berkeley Street, Glasgow G3 7HU.
Blue Triangle Housing Association recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.