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Community Living Assistant - North Lanarkshire

Job details
Job Type:Adult Services
Job Location:North Lanarkshire
Service:North Lanarkshire Services
Contract Type:Permanent and Relief
Hours:Various Shifts and Hours Available
Salary Details:£9.35 per hour
Salary Band:Competitive Salary
Closing Date:31 December 2019
Job Reference:CS1805NR

About North Lanarkshire Services

Our North Lanarkshire Services provides Self Directed Support services to people with complex needs throughout the North Lanarkshire area. We work on assisting people both within their own homes and in the community. In some cases, we work with our people throughout the day, evening, and overnight.

Our person-centred approach allows us to support people to do what they want to do in their lives. We are a flexible service, and customer-led. We love to enable our people to live as independently as they can, and we love assisting them to access their communities. We provide support for them in health and wellbeing such as sensory therapies, housing and managing their residences, and creating independent skills like cooking, paying the bills, and living their lives to the fullest.

Why work for Capability Scotland?

Capability Scotland will support you through your SVQ 3 qualifications, supporting and encouraging you through this study period.

You will also assist our customers with some physical work, including pushing wheelchairs or helping them move around when this is needed.

  • Rewarding Career Choice
  • Competitive Salary - £9.35 per hour
  • Sleepovers paid at £9.00 per hour (minimum of £70.00 per sleepover)
  • 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

You'll enjoy this role if...

  • You have passion. We want new ideas over years of service.
  • You are willing to develop your own skills with our help
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills
  • You have a driving licence
  • You are able to be flexible with shifts, which we're happy to discuss

How to Apply

If you'd like to discuss this role, have any questions, or wish to submit an application, you can contact us below by phone or email with the reference CS1805NR.

You can apply by:

  • Download, complete, and return our application form on the right, and send it to the details below.
  • Clicking "Apply Online" to the right hand side
  • Alternatively send a CV and cover letter to the email below
  • Interviews are held on an ongoing basis

Email: nlrecruitment@capability-scotland.org.uk

Contact Number: 01698 372 003

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.

Interview Details
Interviews are held on an ongoing basis when suitable applications are received