Current Vacancies

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 - Please see below

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:

Further dates to follow.

We are currently seeking applicants for the following Full and Part time Social Care roles:

  Post Number Closing Date

Hansel Supported Living Services- Support Coordinator

For an application for this post, please click on link above.

1823 01 October 2018 at 12 noon

Hansel Supported Living Services- Support Workers

1824 31 October 2018

Hansel at Taigh Mor - Support Workers

1817 31 October 2018
Bank Support Workers 1822 31 October 2018
Residential Services - Support Workers 1825 31 October 2018
North Ayrshire Supported Living Service - Support Workers 1812 31 October 2018
Connect - Connectors 1801 31 October 2018

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 and continuous professional development.

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.

To apply:

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:

Social Care

PDF document


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 or scan and email to us.

Social Care

WORD  document


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:

 Post Post Number
Closing Date

Fundraising Retail Assistant

For an application for this post, please click on link above.


01 October 2018

at 12 noon

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.