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VSA is always pleased to consider applications from highly skilled and dynamic individuals. This page provides a list of current career opportunities. Please submit an application form for advertised vacancies as CVs are only accepted in conjunction with completed forms.

For further details of each individual vacancy below, please click on that vacancy’s ‘read more’ link and the full job description, including terms and conditions, can be viewed by following the ‘Adobe PDF’ link at the end of the vacancy.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for any of the jobs here then you can:

  • APPLY ONLINE (remember to take a note of the job reference, post title, workplace and closing date before going to the online application form)
  • CONTACT JOB LINE on 01224 358589 for further information and to request an application form (please quote reference number)
  • DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM VSA Job Application Form

Support Worker (Twilight Shifts), Adult Care

Are you passionate about helping us provide the best of care for those using our services?  Are you looking for evening and night time work?  If so, we would love to hear from you.

We are currently recruiting Support Workers to cover twilight shifts (30 hours per week from 6.00pm - 12.00pm) in our adult care home and housing support services.  Joining our dynamic team, you will provide a professional, caring and effective service to our service users to ensure they receive the best of care.  In return, you will be provided with extensive training opportunities and as an accredited SVQ centre, we can provide support to help gain qualifications.

Any prior experience would be welcome but is not essential as full on the job training will be provided.  You must however be willing to undertake an SVQ Level II in Health and Social Care if you do not already hold one.  These posts will involve working to a rota over 7 days and include a mixture of early and late shifts.  We welcome applications from those who would like the opportunity to work within social care or those simply seeking a change of direction.

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09617
Status Permanent, Part-time
Salary

£13,195.50 (for 30 hour week)      Unqualified Rate

£13,558.25 - £13,909.73 (for 30 hour week)  Qualified Scale

Unit description link  Adult & Community
Job description link Support Worker, Twilight Shifts JD.pdf 

 

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Farm Support Worker

We are currently seeking a Farm Support Worker to deliver 1:1 support to an individual service user at our Easter Anguston Farm service west of Peterculter.  Working on a full-time basis, 39 hours per week, you will fulfil the role of key worker for an individual service user to enable them to successfully and safely participate in the activities and tasks of the horticultural group on the farm, according to their recognised and agreed needs.

Experience of training and working with learning disabilities, including required record keeping and documentation, is required as is an SCQF Level 6 in Social Services and Healthcare.

If you are interested in joining our enthusiastic and dedicated team at Easter Anguston, we would love to hear from you.

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09517
Status  Fixed Term
Salary

£17,154.15 (Unqualified Rate)

£17,625.73 - £18,082.65 (Qualified Scale)

Unit description link Easter Anguston Farm
Job description link  Farm Support Worker 1:1 JD.pdf

 

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Residential Social Worker, Richmondhill House

Richmondhill House provides residential and outreach support, assessment and expertise in working with families who have complex and entrenched difficulties, securing positive outcomes for children.

Due to continued service development opportunities have arisen for qualified Social Workers to join our  residential staff team.  You will therefore have relevant experience of working with children, families and vulnerable individuals together with an awareness of child protection issues.  In addition, you will hold a relevant qualification in social work, e.g. Diploma/Degree in Social Work, CQSWCSS or equivalent. A good communicator, you will have the ability to work independently and as part of a supportive team where there is a strong emphasis on supervision, CPD and innovative practice.   Note that the post requires shift work and sleepovers, for which an allowance is paid.

So if you are passionate about helping us to deliver the “best of care” we would love to hear from you.

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09417
Status Permanent (Full and Part-time posts available)
Salary £23,936.98 - £28,949.40 per annum (based on a 39 hour week)
Closing date 1st December 2017
Interview date 7th December 2017
Unit description link Richmondhill House
Job description link Residential Social Worker JD.pdf 
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Relief Driver

VSA’s Linn Moor Campus is a unique multi-generational approach to community-based care for individuals with learning disabilities and other additional support needs.  With UK wide recognition for our pioneering work with people with autism, our focus is on the development of meaningful life skills and personal fulfilment for the children and young adults we support.

We are currently seeking a Driver on a relief basis whose main objective is to transport staff to and from Linn Moor Campus. As well as promoting the safety of passengers you will also be responsible for checking that vehicles are roadworthy at all times. On occasion you may be required to provide cover for other Campus based drivers which could involve transporting pupils.

You will require to have a full driving licence (with D1) entitlement with a preference for training to MIDAS standard (although training will be given).  We are looking for flexible workers who can undertake a range of shifts.

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09217
Status Relief
Salary £7.70 per hour
Unit description link  Linn Moor Campus
Job description link  Relief Driver JD.pdf

 

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Support Worker (Nights), Broomhill Park

We are currently recruiting for a Support Worker (Nights) post (20 hrs per week) at our Older People Services facility at  Broomhill Park in Aberdeen on a staff basis.  Joining our dynamic team, you will provide a professional, caring and effective service to our service users to ensure they receive the best of care.  In return, you will be provided with extensive training opportunities and as an accredited SVQ centre, we can provide support to help gain qualifications. 

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09117
Status Permanent, Part-time
Salary  £8.46  - £8.92
Informal contact  recruitment@vsa.org.uk
Additional Info 7 days (2 nights from 7)
Unit description link  Broomhill Park
Job description link  H09117 Jd.Pdf
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Relief General Assistant, Crosby House

We are seeking to recruit a Relief General Assistant at our Crosby House.your role will be to offer domestic support to ensure our service environments are kept to a high standard of cleanliness.  You will provide support and assistance in the kitchen and dining room and carry out housekeeping tasks.  You should have some basic food preparation skills, a keen eye for detail and be comfortable carrying out routine procedures according to specified work standards.

Further details for this vacancy
Reference Number H09017
Status  Relief
Salary  £7.50 Per hour
Informal contact Recruitment@vsa.org.uk 
Unit description link  Crosby House
Job description link  Relief General Assistant JD.Pdf

 

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