Hansel is a leading social care provider working for people with learning disabilites and additional needs to be valued and active citizens in all communities across Ayrshire.
We are proud to have been innovatively supporting the rights and choices of people with learning disabilities in Scotland since 1963. With a strong commitment to the values and principles of the person centred approach, we offer around 600 people each year the opportunity to co-design personally tailored community-centred lifestyle supports. We offer the following services and opportunities for our customers:
- Housing Support and Care at Home
- Short Breaks and Respite Care
- Employability and Enterprise Support
- Community Lifestyles and Connections Support
- Small Group Living - Residential Support
Non Social Care Role Opportunites - None Available at present
Social Care Vacancies
We will be holding Resourcing Events (Interviews and Assessments) for Support Worker posts on the following dates. Please return your application as soon as possible to be included in shortlising for these dates:
2018 - Dates to be advised
We are currently seeking applicants for the following Full and Part time Social Care roles:
|Post Number||Closing Date|
|1744||15 January 2018|
|Courtyard - Support Workers (Female Only)||1733||31 December 2017|
|Bank Support Workers||1745||31 December 2017|
|Residential Services - Support Workers||1730||31 December 2017|
|Supported Living - Support Workers||1739||31 December 2017|
|Connect - Connectors||1740||31 December 2017|
|On Site Supported Living - Support Worker (Female Only)||1741||31 December 2017|
If you are interested in Bank work, please complete an application form stating this and we will match you to a service if successful.
Please click on the links above to view further information on the roles. Application forms are located below. If you wish to apply for more than one post, please quote all the numbers in the one application form.
Full induction and training will be provided.
Our team also enjoy a competitive salary, health cash back scheme, contributory pension, continuous professional development and support in gaining an appropriate SVQ qualification.
These posts are considered to be Regulated Work with Adults as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly, the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme Record Update if already a Scheme member prior to any formal offer of employment being made.
All applications will be acknowledged by email if an email address is provided.
Please email your completed application form to or post it to Recruitment, Hansel, Broadmeadows, Symington KA1 5PU. Alternatively you may request an application pack by calling our Recruitment Hotline on 01563 831499. Please quote the post number when you call and also leave your name, address, telephone number and email address if applicable.
Download the application form below:
You can open this file with Adobe Reader which is free and easy to use. You will need to print the form, fill it in by hand and post it back to us.
If you have Microsoft Word you may prefer this version.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Other Support Roles
Roles in other departments. Please click on the link(s) below for further information and application form for the posts:
|None at present|
These posts are subject to a Standard Disclosure/Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme, as appropriate. Accordingly, the preferred candidate will be required to complete the Standard Disclosure/Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme process prior to any formal offer of employment being made.