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  • Hillcrest Futures - Flexible Support Worker (Houston Court - Cupar)

    Created: 13/01/2023
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies

    Post: Flexible Support Worker

    Hours: Between 1 and 3 shifts per month hours

    Salary: £10.90 per hour + Retention Payment

    Location: Houston Court - Cupar

    Contract: Permanent

    Are you passionate about caring for others? Are you looking for a new opportunity in the Adult Social Care sector with flexible hours? Do you like the idea of coming to work where no two days are the same? Then come and join the fantastic team at Hillcrest Futures!

    Even if you’ve never worked in care before, that’s ok. The team offers full induction training and support, and will support your continued learning and personal development throughout your career.

    If you are currently working in care and looking for some additional hours to fit in around your main job, or looking for a change, then this may be an ideal opportunity for you.

    The organisation can offer a wide variety of flexible contracts with as little as one shift a month to suit any busy schedule, and help you maintain a healthy work-life balance.

    In return, it offers a competitive salary, including payment of £94.50 for sleepover shifts and £14 per hour for waking nights, as well as other generous benefits package to show how appreciated you really are.

    Hillcrest Futures provides a Housing Support and Care at Home service to adults living in a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week supported accommodation service based in Cupar, Fife. It supports individuals with learning disabilities, autism and mental health issues.

    About You:

    • You will be a good communicator, both written and verbal
    • You will be organised with good time keeping
    • Be able to demonstrate transferrable skills relating to care
    • Hold an SVQ 2 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent) or, demonstrate the ability and willingness to undertake required qualification for SSSC registration
    • Be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within six months of taking up the postoldH

    About the Benefits as a Flexible Support Worker:

    • Flexible Working Hours
    • Full 2 week Induction with our Futures Fast Start programme
    • Free Core Training
    • Free SVQ training
    • Paid Annual Leave
    • Sick Pay Entitlement
    • PVG Costs Paid
    • Full mileage paid at 55p per mile (Homecare and Outreach Services)
    • £200 Recommend a Friend Scheme (terms and conditions apply)
    • You will receive £500 if you are successfully appointed with Hillcrest Futures. £250 on successful completion of your 6 month probation period and £250 on successful completion of 12 months service.

    For more information/to apply, please visit Hillcrest Futures' website. The closing date for applications is 23:59 on 10 February 2023.

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