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Community Living Assistants - Dundee

Job details
Job Type:Adult Services
Job Location:Dundee
Service:Dundee Services
Contract Type:Permanent
Hours:20 hours per week
Salary Details:£9.35 per hour
Salary Band:Competitive Salary
Closing Date:16 July 2020
Job Reference:CS200612

We are hiring in Dundee

Dundee ImageAre you looking for a new challenge within care? Our Dundee service is hiring for Community Living Assistants who share our values!

Within Dundee Capability Scotland has a Community Enabling service (Care at Home), Housing Support service and a Day Support service at City Quay through which we support our customers with day to day tasks and to achieve their outcomes.

Working for us no two days will be the same as you work with various customers supporting them to access what they enjoy.

During your shift you might be at the cinema, joining a fun run in the park or enjoying the latest exhibition at the V&A all the while keeping our customers safe and cared for. If you are passionate about assisting others to live full and happy lives, we want to hear from you!

While experience is great, we are really looking for people with the right values. You should have excellent communication skills and be flexible and empathetic. A driver's license and car is advantageous so please let us know if you have these.

In return for your commitment to us you will receive:

  • £9.35 per hour
  • Sleepovers paid at £9.30 per hour (minimum of £70.00 per sleepover)
  • Fully paid comprehensive training
  • Fully funded SVQ and support to achieve your qualification
  • Generous annual leave of 32 days per year (increasing to 37 with service)
  • Enhanced pension scheme and family benefits
  • Free 24/7 employee assistance programme

How to Apply

If you are interested please send an application form or CV to:

Email: Mark.Scott@capability-scotland.org.uk

Contact Number: 01382 737238

Interviews will be carried out when suitable applications are received so please apply ASAP. Interviews are currently being carried out over the phone or video call.

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.

Disability Confident Employer

As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to employing and retaining disabled people; we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job and consider them on their abilities and we will make reasonable adjustments to ensure disabled people are not disadvantaged when applying for and doing their jobs.

Disability Confident Leader

Interview Details
Interviews will take place as suitable applications are received