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Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,840 pro-rata
  • Kirkcaldy Dementia Resource Centre (On site)
  • Closing 3rd April 2024


  • Advertised from 21st March 2024
  • Salary: £12 per hour (pro rata). Contract: 2 positions, permanent, 17.5hr contracts.

Role

We are looking for unique individuals who can support people living with dementia in a community groups and day care setting, in such a way that is personalised to the individual’s needs and supports their wellbeing.

Our support workers are our most important people as they provide front line support. Our support workers help individuals to maintain skills and independence by providing support to enable them to be active within their communities, participate in therapeutic activities and enjoy social stimulation.

Successful applicants will have a positive approach to dementia. They will also have good communication skills and a caring attitude. A willingness to learn and participate in training is essential. Relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with people with dementia would be an advantage.

Application notes

For a full job description, please visit our website where you will be redirected to our website to fill out an online application form. Applicants must complete the form on our website to be considered for this role. CV applications will not be considered.

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a criminal check through Disclosure Scotland.

You will require to have a full driving licence and a car, or access to a car which you may have to make use of from time to time.

Closing date – 3 April 2024

Interview date – 12 April 2024