Support Workers (Fife Wide) − 20, 25 and 30 hour posts available
Kirkcaldy and surrounding areas
Dunfermline/Rosyth and surrounding areas
Cowdenbeath/Lochgelly and surrounding areas
Kennoway / Balfarg and surrounding areas
£9.50 per hour unqualified, £9.75 per hour qualified
Kingdom Support & Care provide support to people with a range of needs in their own homes. We provide accommodation and support to a hostel setting and provide outreach to individuals in the community, including those with: learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder, complex needs, mental health issues, physical disabilities, substance misuse and alcohol related brain injuries as well as age related needs.
About the Role
In this role, you will be an integral member of the support team contributing to and ensuring a high quality of care and support for individuals with a wide range of support and care needs throughout our services in Fife. You will play a key role in promoting social inclusion, maximising independence and choice for our service users.
We are looking for upbeat, confident and energetic people who have the desire to want to support people to have the best life possible. You will provide support for personal care and participation in a range of activities, so energy and initiative is vital. To support staff into the services, we offer a comprehensive induction period with training tailored to each service and a buddy system for new staff so you have the support of the whole team.
You must be flexible in your approach to work and it is essential you are able to work shifts which will include weekend working, evenings and waking nights. In return for the above we will offer an attractive salary and benefits package including full funding and support towards an SVQ qualification in Care.
- Competitive pay
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Enhanced entitlements for other types of leave
- Support with your personal and professional development towards your SVQ qualification
- A free, confidential employee counselling service
- Discounted gym membership
- A current driving licence, business insurance and the use of a car for work purposes are essential.
- This post is subject to a PVG Disclosure check. The cost of membership is borne by you.
To apply online log onto our website.
The closing date for applications Monday, 20 July 2020 at 12 Noon.
Registered in Scotland: SC545491