Support Worker 1 & 2

North Lanarkshire Services (based in Motherwell, Airdrie & Wishaw) OR Lenzie Gate Service (based in Springburn, Glasgow)

Location: North Lanarkshire or Springburn, Glasgow
Closing Date: 6 July 2020

Please only apply for the post if you are able to travel to the above locations. You will find the application process below.

Simon Community Scotland is the largest provider of homelessness services in Scotland, with a reputation for excellence. Everything we do is about and for people: the people we support, our staff, our partners and everyone affected by homelessness.

Support Workers will provide positive practical and emotional support to people who use the service that focuses on goals, promotes choice and encourages personal responsibility. Support Workers will also establish and maintain effective professional relationships with a range of external partners to ensure support to service users is coordinated and in agreement with identified care plans.

  • To work with service users to develop and deliver person-centred support plans that achieve the best possible outcomes for people who use the service.
  • To encourage people who use services to take an active role in their support and in all decisions relating to them or their support.
  • To participate in the monitoring and evaluation of services provided to people who use the service.

We ask for your compassion, creativity, flexibility, eternal optimism and positive approach as well as a commitment to living the values of our organisation with your colleagues, partners and crucially with the people we support.

Why work with Simon Community?

Life insurance is x4 times your salary, a contributory pension scheme where we pay 4%, 35 days annual leave (38 days after 5 years), and holiday buy back scheme and childcare vouchers, also the option to join our Health Plan and Credit Union.

We will also invest in your career through learning and development and we have an amazing program of classroom, online and self-directed learning in place, backed by great leadership and an organisation that empowers front line staff to deliver impact for service users.

If you are interested in applying, please visit our website to complete our online application and submit an up to date CV to  jobs@simonscotland.org.

Please Apply Here

Please note, we require both application and CV to progress onto our shortlisting process. You must also specify what job you are applying for when submitting your CV. Closing date 6th July 2020.