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Complex Care Support Worker

Edinburgh, Midlothian
£11.75 to £12.75 Per Hour
Job Type
13 Jul 2022

Phoenix Therapy and Care provides bespoke support services to children and adults affected by illness, injury and disability. Our current Care Inspectorate rating is 'very good and we pride ourselves on person-centred, empowering and positive values.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Support Worker who has the ability to adapt to working in a family home. Are you compassionate, patient, friendly and empathetic? Are you the kind of person who wants to add real value to someone s life? Do you have excellent communication skills, tact and diplomacy? If this sounds like you, we have an interesting opportunity for you to develop your clinical skills and experience.

You will join an established team of Support Workers providing high quality, bespoke, complex care and support to a gentleman who sustained a high level spinal injury over three years ago. He has significant care needs including tracheostomy and ventilator management. He enjoys getting out and about with the support of his care team.

We are seeking someone who not only cares passionately about delivering excellent care, but who thrives in an open and collaborative environment.

We welcome candidates with a holistic approach to care. You will have a calm, positive disposition and sense of humour. You will have the ability to work sensitively in the homecare and community environment, and will work harmoniously with our service user, his family and your colleagues.

Our Service User requires 24 hour care, including waking nights. Shifts are 12 hours long. We offer a permanent contract, with paid holidays and training, working 42 hours per week. 24, 30 and 36 hours per week may be an option. Two members of staff work together on shift. There is a robust training and supervision programme in place and the successful candidate will be fully supported in learning all aspects of this job.

Please contact us for more information about our service user, full job details and how to apply. We look forward to hearing from you.


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  • Job Reference: 656726055-2
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Caretech
  • Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian
  • Salary: £11.75 to £12.75 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent