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Support Worker (Musselburgh)

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Musselburgh
  • Closing 30th March 2020


  • Advertised from 4th March 2020
  • £9.00 - £9.40 per hour. Sleepover shifts paid at £72 per night. Full-time and part time positions available.
  • 022701

Role

We have a new team in Musselburgh dedicated to getting individuals into their first home and supporting them as they take steps towards greater independence. We need fun, friendly, caring, energetic and motivated support workers to make this important time in peoples' lives the best it can be!

A new opportunity for movers and shakers has opened up at The Action Group! We have created a new team to support individuals getting into their first home. For this exciting time in peoples’ lives, we need support workers who can help our service users through the transition and enable them to get the best possible start in their tenancy.

This is a brand-new service for our organisation and we are excited about it – we hope you are too! Cutting edge training will be provided for this role and development opportunities will be available.

The property in Musselburgh is on a direct bus route and would be accessible for those living in both the Edinburgh and East Lothian areas.

The right candidate will share the Action Group’s values of inclusion and equality and will have a person-centred approach to providing support. Experience in a social care role would be an advantage, but is not required as paid training is provided.

Benefits include:

  • Travel time payable where applicable
  • Mileage allowance where applicable
  • Pension
  • 24/7 employee assistance programme, with access to free legal advice and counselling
  • TAG Rewards – our exclusive discounts and savings programme
  • Good annual leave entitlements
  • Ongoing support, training and development opportunities

Application notes

To apply, please go to our website and complete the application form.

The closing date for this post is 9:00am on Monday 30th March.

Please note we are only able to get in touch with successful candidates.If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch with the HR department on 0131 475 2342 or recruitment@actiongroup.org.uk.