Support Practitioner - Dunoon

Location
Dunoon
Start Date
ASAP
Posted On
19 Nov 2021

Support Practitioner

Location: Dunoon
Type: Full time (37.5), Part Time and relief roles available
Salary: £19,592 – £20,765 (pro rata) per annum / £10.02 - £10.62 based on skills and experience.

At Carr Gomm, we appreciate how difficult the current climate is for everyone. Please be assured that the health and safety of people supported and our staff is a priority for us. As a member of our team, you can expect:

  • Access to full PPE and hand sanitiser (gloves, aprons, masks, visors, and goggles) when appropriate.
  • Full training in the effective use of PPE, following agreed guidance issued by Health Protection Scotland.

The Dunoon home care service provides support to people to lead a good quality of life in their own homes. The service aims to help people sustain, recover or manage their health, skills and abilities to lead independent and fulfilling lives. Our role is not to do things for people but to work with them. The service also provides support to those approaching the end of their lives in their own homes, where this is their choice.
Throughout the day, you will be supporting individuals with their daily life routine, as per their support plan. This will often include meal preparation, medication administration, and personal care as well as other aspects of their daily life.

Although we are currently recruiting for our Home Care and Responder  services you could be asked to work in any of our services in Dunoon, if the needs of people supported change or your skills, experience and personality are better suited to one of our other services.

About us: we are one of Scotland’s leading social care and community development charities striving to help people to achieve their individual hopes and dreams every day. We know our work is challenging and very rewarding, and we require people with a flexible and inspirational approach able to find innovative solutions with people, not for them. Our organisation provides over 20 years of practical experience, professional policies and procedures, expert colleagues and a passion for continually learning and improving. We ensure you come to work every day informed, inspired and determined to make a difference by having a positive impact on people’s lives.

Be part of something Extraordinary! Develop your career in Social Care as a Support Practitioner with Carr Gomm where…

We’ll trust you to become an amazing member of our team: to actively listen to people, to develop and maintain personalised support plans for people.

We will support you by providing a comprehensive induction, regular supervision and team meetings to ensure you maximise your potential.

We will develop your career by helping you register as a professional social care practitioner with the SSSC.

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