Support Worker Flexible - Midlothian

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Midlothian (On site)
  • Closing 24th April 2024


  • Advertised from 11th April 2024
  • Salary: £12.00 per hour. Contract: Flexible
  • R001418

Role

Would you like to make a difference to the lives of People Living with Dementia in Midlothian?

We are looking for a unique individual who can provide person- centred support for those individuals living with dementia who attend our Day Care centre in Midlothian and Community Activity Groups.

Supporting individuals to keep connected to their communities, engage in their interests and hobbies and access peer support. Working during weekdays, the use of a car is essential (mileage and expenses are paid).

A flexible approach is essential, so you will have the ability and willingness to cover sessions in a planned way due to annual leave, training, or last minute cover.

Successful applicants will have a positive approach to dementia. You will also have good communication skills and a caring attitude. A willingness to learn and participate in training (including SVQ’s) and registration with the SSSC 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 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.

Closing date: 24th April 2024

Interview date: 1st May 2024