VSA is a well-respected local social care charity, helping support the people of Aberdeen for over 150 years.
Our mission is to provide the best of care to enable the best of lives; supporting individuals and communities to fulfil their potential.
VSA provides vital support and services to people of all ages. At VSA we support a person’s physical, mental, emotional and social wellbeing through a range of residential and outreach support Services.
Working in social care is a hugely rewarding career, and you can help change the lives of vulnerable children and adults. At VSA, we are looking for motivated and compassionate individuals to join our team.
VSA have an exciting opportunity available to join our Broomhill Park Service (Housing with Support/Care at Home) as a Support/Care Worker based in Aberdeen. This will be a part-time permanent position and in return, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits.
Hours: 28 hours per week
Rota: 7 days a week rota where you will be required to work a variety of shifts including early/evening and every 2nd weekend.
Salary: £11.10 per hour
We offer our Support/Care Worker fantastic benefits including:
- Competitive Salary
- Generous Holidays
- Sick Pay Scheme
- NEST Pension Scheme
- Refer a friend scheme
- Ongoing professional development
Based in the west end of Aberdeen, Broomhill Park offers 42 flats, including four double flats. We also have a guest flat that can be booked so that family and friends can come to visit. Broomhill has a lovely enclosed courtyard garden that tenants and their guests are encouraged to make use of. Our dedicated team of Support Workers provide outstanding care and support to the residents and we are currently seeking to add to our team.
You will provide a professional, caring and effective service to those within our care. In return, you will be provided with extensive training opportunities and as an accredited SVQ centre, we can provide support to help gain qualifications. You will be joining a supportive team who are passionate about positively changing the lives of those within our care. Prior experience is welcome but consideration will also be given to those looking to join the social care sector, who posses our shared values of empathy and care for others.
With consistently high grades from the Care Inspectorate for the service, Broomhill Park truly is an inspiring place to work. If you are interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you.
Purpose of Job:
To contribute to the provision of quality services to meet the needs of service users, according to agreed VSA standards, policies and regulatory requirements.