Aspire is recruiting support workers due to business growth and the need for more social services.
Aspire is an award-winning employee-owned social service provider who has won the highly prestigious Scottish Care National Awards each year for the past decade. As a well-established organization, with 20 years of experience, the company offers home care and self-managed support services and is committed to being part of the prevention and solution to end the roaming as part of the Glasgow Alliance group. At Aspire, the team’s efforts are focused on helping the people they support to have the most fulfilling and independent lives possible; they help people develop their confidence and skills and realize their potential.
Due to Aspire’s reputation and the company’s trust in supporting people in the community, Aspire is increasing the number of care packages within its departments and is looking for experienced social support workers to help. meet care needs. Workers with the knowledge, training and skills to provide quality home care or self-managed support services, or workers who may prefer to join the team providing housing support services.
If you don’t have work experience but have life experience, Aspire would still love to hear from you. Aspire will ensure that you receive the necessary training you need, with training delivered by the National Scottish Care Award-winning Learning and Development Facilitator or organized with training partners. Due to COVID-19, some training is taking place online, but you will also have the opportunity to observe experienced support workers, while receiving strong support and leadership.
Home care and self-managed support vacancies can be found in the regions of North Lanarkshire, East Renfrewshire and Renfrewshire and you could be helping people with various physical disabilities or mental health issues. For example, Aspire is looking for staff to support a young man with the autism spectrum who lives in his own home. There is currently a small, dedicated support team that provides round-the-clock assistance, which includes additional 1: 1 and 2: 1 assistance for activities such as going to the cinema, traveling with your own car, and sensory activities. Due to specific dietary requirements, meal planning and preparation is beneficial.
Alternatively, if you were to join the vibrant Glasgow area service team providing accommodation and practical and emotional support to people with various support needs, you would be supporting people in their homes, engaging with the local community, engaging you in recovery opportunities. , and help people live their best lives as independently as possible.
Working on a continuous rotation, full-time and part-time positions are available. Salaries depend on service and shift model which includes day, return and night work on weekends.
Aspire takes great pride in their workforce who do an amazing job every day providing quality support services that make a difference in someone’s life every day, a job that can be difficult but very rewarding. If you share the company values ââfor working in social services and feel passionate about helping and empowering people, Aspire would love to hear from you. Other qualities that the team looks for in staff are a caring and caring nature, compassion, enthusiasm, and a commitment to helping people in the community achieve their personal goals and objectives.
Aspire’s commitment to staff is a competitive salary and time off, as well as a referral recruiting program, contributory pension plan, excellent 4x annual salary life insurance and eligible for travel payments, between other social benefits. As an employee-owned organization, eligible employees also own Aspire through the Trust.
Aspire looks forward to welcoming new employees to the family. The company’s top priority is the safety of the staff and the people they support, in today’s COVID-19 environment, Aspire can assure you that they strictly adhere to current guidelines and keep everyone safe. The company’s frontline support worker role requires frequent Covid testing as part of Covid health and safety guidelines.
If you are interested in continuing your career in social services or making it into a new career, contact the team to find out more about the main responsibilities and desirable qualities, qualifications and experience of the job holder and to apply, visit www .aspireinc.co.uk or by email to [email protected]