Counselling and Coaching Solutions: We support staff with access to free, confidential counselling support. No information or details about sessions will be disclosed to the organisation. See any member of the Management Team for details, or pick up a flyer at the Information Corner in Head Office.
Credit Union: Did you know Scotwest Credit Union is a financial co-operative which offers savings accounts, loans and mortgages. Contact Frank or email Scott Craig firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Free Wellbeing Classes: Visit Lifelinks’ website for details on all upcoming free sessions including “Art of Relaxation” and “Building Resilience” https://www.lifelink.org.uk/wellbeing-classes/
Online and Shop Discounts: Bluelight are a discount service for the social care sector, providing members with thousands of amazing discounts online and on the high street. Contact Gill or Natasha for information on which websites and shops you can benefit from up to 10% off including Amazon, Just Eat and Asda (only £4.99 for two years)
Trust Staff Loans: Staff can apply for a short term loan for things like your fridge going on the fritz which will be paid back through your monthly pay. Contact Gill or Frank to apply
Remember....Our investment is in you
Here at Mainstay Trust we pride ourselves in how we look after and develop our staff. Prior to any shifts our workers will be given a full two weeks induction in a face-to-face environment. Our Training, Learning, and Development is headed up by our Service Development Manager, with other members of Management and Senior Management Team also delivering some courses. This will then be followed by shadow shifts from an experienced staff member, Senior Support Worker, or Manager.
Mainstay Trust is accredited at the Gold Award Level by the Investor in People Award and we always monitor the training, learning, development, and well-being of our workforce. We have CPD opportunities for individuals who apply themselves and are motivated to drive up the quality of the services they work in by giving the people they support the best day possible.
Mainstay Trust use an external training provider that helps people to achieve their SVQ qualifications in Health and Social Care and we also have an internal process that helps people to get registered with the SSSC. Mainstay also provides Practice Leadership training for all the workforce to ensure they are knowledeable about all recent legislative Scottish updates that are relevant to the Health and Social Care Sector and their job roles and responsibilities.
Mainstay Trust also believe in providing a service to people that can support continuity and allow workers to be matched with people of suitability to help work both parties towards achieving meaningful outcomes.
If you would like to apply then please read the Support Worker Housing Support And Care At Home Job Description then complete the Mainstay Trust Application Form and return to:
Pavillion 6A, Moorpark Court
35 Dava Street
If you have any further questions, please feel free to Contact Us