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Support Worker - Needless Road

Job details
Job Type:Adult Services
Job Location:Perth
Service:Needless Road
Contract Type:Permanent
Hours:15.5 and 28.5 hours per week
Salary Details:£9.35 per hour
Salary Band:Competitive Salary
Closing Date:21 October 2020
Job Reference:CS201007

"Hi, my name is Demi-Lee I live in Perth. I am looking for a person to help support me in my daily life"


"I am easy going and enjoy spending time with people using my talker. I live in my own home in Perth and receive 24-hour support and I like to be as independent as I can. I am a warm and friendly person with a great sense of humour.

I enjoy going out in my car to the local area to attend groups and shopping, it is important to me that you can drive."

Key Requirements

As part of our dynamic team, you will be involved in working with us to make Demi-Lee's life fulfilling and support her with daily living.

What is important for Demi-Lee is your ability to build and maintain a positive relationship.

We provide extensive training and support to our staff, so whilst years of experience are nice, it's not necessary. However, good values are essential and an understanding of disability is useful. If you're the kind of person who wants to build a relationship with Demi-Lee and help her achieve her goals, we want to hear from you.

You will also need a Full Driving Licence to be considered (we will consider alternative arrangements that achieve the same outcomes for candidates that have a disability that prevents them from having a driving licence).

Why work for Capability Scotland?

  • Rewarding Career Choice
  • 32 Days Annual Leave (increasing to 37 days with service)
  • Extensive Training provided
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Death in service benefits
  • Free 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Professional Development and support for SVQ
  • Access to credit union
  • Competitve pay of £9.35 per hour

How to Apply:

To apply for this role please click the 'apply now' button to the right of this page, alternatively please download a copy of our application form also found to the right of this page and send to the contact details below.

Contact Details:

For further information about this role, please contact Suzi Darling below quoting CS201007

Contact Name:                            Suzi Darling

Contact Email:                   

Contact Number:                          01738 632995

General Information

  • Capability Scotland is committed to providing services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity. We are happy to consider job-share applications.
  • Capability Scotland is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people and as such undertakes to conduct thorough pre-employment checks on all preferred candidates.
  • A copy of Capability Scotland's Equality and Diversity Policy is available on the Intranet or upon request from the HR Department. Capability Scotland, Scottish Charity SC011330.

Disability Confident Employer

As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to employing and retaining disabled people; we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job and consider them on their abilities and we will make reasonable adjustments to ensure disabled people are not disadvantaged when applying for and doing their jobs.



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