- Sector: Social Services, Housing and Childcare
- Specialism: Adult Care, Adult Social Work, Child Care
- Location: Innerleithen
- £18,872.80 to £20,223.30 per annum, Grade 4D
- Hours: Part Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: SBO03470
Hourly Rate: £9.78 - £10.48
Salary: £18,872.83 - £20,223.33 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent
Please note there are 2 positions available:
One post: 14.5 hours per week
One post: 12 hours per week
The Support Worker plays a vital role in supporting service users to meet their needs as identified in their personal support plan through an outcome focused approach and based on the principles of independence, choice, rights, dignity and privacy. This may involve either working in a building based service or in the community.
Basic Numeracy and Literacy.
SVQ Level 2 in Social Care or to obtain within a year.
Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post. All appointments will be made on merit.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk