Homecare & Reablement Services

Join our team!

Home Support Worker roles are available NOW throughout Inverclyde, with flexible hours and shifts. 

 

If you’re looking for a rewarding career that makes a real difference to people’s lives, apply to join our friendly, dedicated team.

 

Experience of working in social care is welcomed but not mandatory.  What’s important to these roles is a positive, reliable, helpful attitude and a friendly personality.

 

We offer excellent terms and conditions, a comprehensive training plan and career progression opportunities. 

 

You can read the job description and apply by following the link to the right hand side of this page.

 

Our Service

Our Home Care service is delivered 365 days a year and supports individuals to live as independently as possible at home and to achieve their personal goals.

 

Our fantastic team provide assistance with daily living tasks including meal preparation, medication prompts, dressing and personal care.  These roles are rewarding, fulfilling, and incredibly valuable to individuals and the wider community.

 

As a Home Support Worker with Inverclyde Council you will work alongside a team of professionals within Inverclyde Health and Social Care Partnership that includes Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Community Nurses and Social Work staff.

 

Working for us

Our full time salary/per hour rates are £20,797/£10.78 to £21,375/£11.08 – pay award pending. We offer up to 33 days annual leave (depending on length of service) as well as 7 public holidays, plus access to the Local Government Pension Scheme and the Scot West credit union. We have an employee discount scheme, discounted leisure membership, cycle to work scheme, physiotherapy, financial advice, employee counselling, complementary therapies, eye tests and occupational health support. 

 

Training

You will have access to full training, with funded opportunities to obtain additional qualifications in health and social care.  Inverclyde Council support successful candidates to register with the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of commencing employment as well as support to achieve an SVQ2 in Health and Social Care.

 

NB This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.

 

Shift Patterns

We can offer a variety of shifts and contracts ranging from 10.5 hours to 35 hours per week.  For those unable to commit to a regular work pattern, we are able to consider occasional shifts.

 

Find out more and apply

We are looking for people of all ages, male and female to become home carers and happy to answer any questions you might have.

Please call 01475 715 949 or email homecarerecruitment@inverclyde.gov.uk

 

To apply, visit MyJobScotland (link in column on right)

 

Fast Track Recruitment events

We regularly run in-person recruitment events where you can chat with staff about these roles and get help with completing an application form.  We can often even complete interviews on the day too.

 

Check out Inverclyde Council Facebook and Twitter channels to find out more about event dates and times.