Support Worker - Edinburgh

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Night Female Support Worker (Autism and Learning Disabilities Experience)

Location: Edinburgh (EH4 postcode area)

Shifts: 3 x 10 hour Nights per week

Pay rates: £19.50 per hour (including holiday pay) 

Must be able to work a minimum of 2 shifts a week - Please note we do not offer sponsorship at this time.

Pulse Nursing at Home is looking for female healthcare assistants to join our team in Edinburgh, and provide exceptional bespoke care in the community to our client in their home in Edinburgh. 

As a healthcare assistant/support worker, you will be working with our paediatric female client (6 years old), who has autism and several complex care conditions. As a member of the team, you will work within our clients family home providing personal care, administration of medications and working with clinical interventions (training will be provided). 

To be considered for the role you must have:

  • A minimum of 6 months UK care experience within the last 2 years
  • Experience working with Autism and Learning Disabilities
  • Must have a current SSSC registration
  • You must be eligible to complete a PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) and undertake our necessary identity checks. Pulse Nursing at Home will fund both existing and new memberships.

Your rewards and benefits package

As a leading provider of complex care at home or in the community, we are proud to provide a fulfilling career for our Healthcare Assistants in Edinburgh.  

  • Travel contribution payment
  • Paid PVG fees (£18 for existing membership, £59 for new members)
  • Training opportunities to progress your career in community settings
  • 24/7 operational, clinical, compliance and out-of-hours support 
  • Wellbeing support with access to our Employee Assistance Programme helpline and resources, alongside regular supervisions and appraisals

If you’re looking for a long-lasting career, simply apply and one of our team will be in touch.


Pulse Nursing at Home is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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 (to confirm you're over 18)
Do you have six months' care experience in the UK, within the past two years?
We do not offer sponsorships, please confirm that you currently live and have care experience in the UK
To apply for this role you must have experience with paediatrics/children, please confirm you have the relevant experience
Are you registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)?