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Support Worker

Edinburgh - Ypeople
Full-Time

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Job Description:

Support Worker Level 1

Fusion Accommodation Service, Edinburgh

Salary: £19,097 – £21,186 per annum

Working Hours: 39 hours per week on average

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 27 August 2018

 

 

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

 

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

 

We are recruiting for a Level 1Support Worker to work within our Fusion Supported Accommodation Service in Edinburgh.

 

 

How you will make a difference:

– By helping to end homelessness through providing a high-quality support service for people who are at risk of homelessness or are homeless

 

– By building positive professional relationships with service users, colleagues and other service providers

 

– By being actively involved in the development of the service

 

What you will bring:

– Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s core values

– SVQ level 3 in Social Care or equivalent (or willing to work towards)

– Understanding of relevant legislation and policies relating to housing and social care

– Awareness of issues surrounding homelessness and issues affecting young people

 

How we will support you:

– Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance

– Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)

– Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training)

 

Ypeople is a charity committed to equal opportunity.

Ypeople is a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland with Company Number SC394447 and is a registered Charity with Charity Number SCO17093, with its registered office at the Ypeople Building, 15 Dava Street, Glasgow, G51 2JA.

 

Salary: £15,000 - £20,000

 

Job Category: Social Care & Welfare

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Location: Edinburgh

Keywords:

Job Expires: 7 days

How to Apply:

TO APPLY:

 

1. Download application pack and application form from Ypeople's vacancies page: http://www.ypeople.org.uk/vacancies.php

 

2. Email recruitment@ypeople.org.uk with your completed application

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