Social Care Worker - Trainee & Qualified

Edinburgh Technopole
£10,000 - £14,999
26 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Care Worker - Trainee & Qualified
Field Based (covering Edinburgh and the surrounding areas)
£7 - £11 per hour (if qualified to SVQ Level 2)

Are you a friendly and hard-working individual looking for a career to be proud of?

Want to take on a varied role where you'll be helping people succeed in their everyday life?

If so, this is a fantastic opportunity to learn, grow and thrive as a Social Care Worker.

The Company

Our client is an independent provider of high-quality care services within Edinburgh and West Lothian. They offer flexible and professional home care services that empower people to maintain their independence within their own home and local community.

They're now looking for a number of Social Care Workers to support clients throughout Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. They're eager to hear from both qualified and entry level applicants and will provide high level support and training to meet your needs, as well as full, part-time and flexible hours.

Your Rewards

- Salary of £7 - £11 per hour (if qualified to SVQ Level 2)
- Pension
- Full training and extensive induction programme
- Four weekly pay
- Ongoing support and supervision
- Gain knowledge in a specialist area
- Great career progression opportunities
- Various shift patterns
- 28 days' holiday (pro rata for part time)

This is an amazing opportunity to give back to your community, help people maintain their independence and take on a role where you'll feel proud of your work at the end of each day.

Our client will provide you with excellent training, an extensive induction programme and all the support you need to succeed in your role.

Your Role

As a Social Care Worker, you'll provide a high level of care to clients throughout Edinburgh and the surrounding areas.

No two days will ever be the same, and your duties will include helping with medication, providing personal care, assisting with shopping trips and always being ready for a cup of tea and a chat.

About You

To be considered as a Social Care Worker, you will need:

- An SVQ Level 2 qualification in Health and Social Care, or the willingness to achieve this
- Great communication skills
- A positive, 'can do' attitude

It would be great if you have previous care experience, but this is by no means essential.

Other companies may call this role Trainee Support Worker, Trainee Care Worker, Junior Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Community Support Worker or Junior Healthcare Worker.

This is a full time role working 40+ hours per week flexibly between the hours of 7am and 10pm, Monday - Sunday. Our client is also offering this role on a part-time and flexible basis to meet your needs.

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you're looking to do something amazing with your career as a Social Care Worker, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.