COVID-19 - The well-being of everyone is our highest priority. We will be using phone, Skype, Facetime or WhatsApp video calling to hold interviews for the foreseeable future.
We have a number of shifts available, full or part-time guaranteed hours, or occasional hours if you prefer working with flexibility. Rota based, mostly days and occasional nights to cover annual leave or sickness
As a Support Worker/Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation.
Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role!
In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more!
Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.
A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.
Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.
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We also support people to access community activities such as hydrotherapy, cinema, shopping, voluntary placements to enhance quality of life. Every day is different, if you enjoy a challenge this is the job for you.