VSA is a well-respected local social care charity, helping support the people of Aberdeen for over 150 years. Our mission is to provide the best of care to enable the best of lives; supporting individuals and communities to fulfill their potential. VSA provides vital support and services to people of all ages.
At VSA we support a person’s physical, mental, emotional and social well being through a range of residential and outreach support Services. Working in social care is a hugely rewarding career, and you can help change the lives of vulnerable children and adults. At VSA, we are looking for motivated and compassionate individuals to join our team.
VSA have an exciting opportunity available to join our care at home team as a Support/Care Worker working in Ellon and the surrounding areas. We have Full & Part-time permanent positions available and in return, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits.
Hours: 16-39 hours per week (Various, we are flexible). DRIVING LICENSE IS ESSENTIAL AS SOME LOCATIONS ARE IN RURAL AREAS.
Rota: This role offers flexible working, with shifts available from 7am and latest shift finishing at 10pm. Rotas are reviewed on a fortnightly basis, we will be taking the lead from successful candidates on the hours/ days they are available to work. You must be able to work every second weekend.
Location: Variable locations, caring for service users in their own home. DRIVING LICENSE IS ESSENTIAL AS SOME LOCATIONS ARE IN RURAL AREAS.
Salary: £11.10 per hour
We offer our Support/Care Workers fantastic benefits including:
You will have the opportunity to support a variety of clients with a range of disabilities, various health and support needs to maintain their independence while living at home.
We are welcoming applications from motivated, compassionate and responsible candidates. Experience within a care setting is preferred, but we accept applications from individuals who are looking to progress with a career in Health & Social Care.
You will also have the added benefits of extensive training as well as the opportunity to work in a role giving great job satisfaction.
Successful applicants will be providing support to individuals in their own home setting.
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Purpose of Job:
To contribute to the provision of quality services to meet the needs of service users, according to agreed VSA standards, policies and regulatory requirements.