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Community Living Assistant - Craigmillar Hub

  • Part time or Permanent
  • Sessional
  • Craigmillar, Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th September 2021


  • Advertised from 4th August 2021
  • £9.66 per hour - 30 hours per week.
  • CS210605

Role

Our Edinburgh services at Craigmillar and Riccarton aim to offer different experiences and flexibility to individuals with disabilities and complex support needs.

We support individuals with all aspects of daily life. It is an exciting time for us as we develop our new services and we are looking for staff to be part of the team.

This may mean flexibility in terms of location, focus and deployment, including the willingness to work flexible shifts, sleepovers, early and late shifts, evenings and weekends.

About the Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic person. We encourage individuals to find a path for their dreams and aspirations, whether you live with us as a customer or work with us as a team member.

As a Community Living Assistant, you will be a key member of the team, providing:

  • High standards of support to our customers
  • A creative and caring approach
  • Opportunities to build strong relationships with our customers, their families and other supporting professionals
  • Encouragement and support to live as independently as possible
  • Participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital.

While experience is great, we are really looking for people with the right values. You should have excellent communication skills and be flexible and empathetic. A driver's license and a car are advantageous so please let us know if you have these.

You will also assist our customers with some physical work; including pushing wheelchairs or helping individuals move around when needed.

Application notes

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: 30 September 2021