Personal Development Workers for David in Blantyre

  • Salary: Scottish Living Wage
  • Hours: 12-24 hours per week
  • Location: Blantyre
  • Reference: 148
  • Closing Date: 26/10/2020

Job Description:

3 Positions Available

A rewarding opportunity has arisen for a number of Personal Development Workers (PDWs) to support a young man to live his best life.

David is in his early twenties and lives in his own home in Blantyre. He has loads of energy and walks every day, rain, hail or shine. You need to be ready to walk with him, whatever the weather! As well as walking he loves to swim and so you should be comfortable supporting David in the water and preferably be a swimmer yourself.

It is important that you help David manage his surroundings and routines. He likes things to be calm and ordered. This brings out the best in him and helps him feel secure

In time, part of your role as a Personal Development worker will be to assist David to build new friendships and become a part of his local community. It will be important for him to form new connections in a way that makes sense to him.

David has a mobility car and so being a driver would be on his list of priorities for team members.

Does any of this sound like you? Then apply now…

If you think you would be a good match to work with David please complete our short application form below and quote reference number 148

 

Qualifications: Appropriate SSSC required qualifications or have a willingness to work towards these.

Term: Permanent (Following successful probationary review after 6 months).

Holiday Entitlement: 30 days annual leave (inclusive of public holidays).

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 26th October 2020

 

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*C-Change Scotland is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. To help us meet these commitments and for no other reasons, please also complete our Equal Opportunities form which can also be found on our website. This form will be removed prior to shortlisting for interview.

A PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme) check is required for this position.

Applicants should hold an SVQ2 or SVQ3 in Health and Social Care or be willing to commit to this training in order to meet the requirements for registration to the Scottish Social Services Council and be registered within 6 months of taking up employment.

 

C-Change Scotland pay the Scottish Living Wage for all hours worked (with enhanced remuneration where funding is available).

 

All applicants should refer to our Data Retention Policy

 

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