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LinkLiving - Support Worker
Post: Support Worker, Fife Support Service
Salary: £18,525.00 - £20,614.00 per annum, pro rata (dependent on skills & experience)
Hours: Full-time posts (37.5 hours per week) and 1 part-time (22.5 hours per week). Hours are across Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00, with a weekend rota on a Saturday. Please state in your application if you prefer full-time or part-time.
Contract Type: Permanent. Hours to be worked flexibly to meet the needs of the service.
Link Living has an opportunity for a great new support worker to work in its Fife Support Service. You don’t need to have previous experience or qualifications in this field. If you share our values, this could be the role for you.
Support Workers in the Fife Support Services are responsible for delivering a visiting care at home and/or housing support service to enable people to live as independently as possible in their own homes (including the provision of personal care and administering medication, where required, and help to enable people to develop practical household skills).
The post holder will provide emotional support, to assist people to take part in activities that matter to them and help them engage with their community to reduce social isolation.
It is the Support Workers responsibility to develop effective relationships with people affected by a range of challenges, support them to cope in difficult times and enable them to live a good life. In doing so, to provide emotional, practical and social support to help people to live as independently as possible and make informed choices in all aspects of their lives.
To find out more/apply for this post, please visit Link Living's website.
Applications will be evaluated as they are received, with candidates meeting the specifications being invited for interview. The Initial date for interviews being held is on Tuesday 14 September 2021 at LinkLiving’s Fife office, where social distancing will be observed.