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Working for us

We value our team as the most critical element of our business, and through them, we aim to deliver excellent services to our clients. SB Cares is one of the region's largest employers and as such we offer competitive terms and conditions (linked to Scottish Borders Council terms and conditions), training and career opportunities.

All vacancies with SB Cares are advertised on where you will be able to:

Recruitment Open Days 

We are holding a number of recruitment events across the Borders where employees and managers of SB Cares will be available to discuss and share the variety of opportunities we have available.

Drop in recruitment events will take place as follows:

Date Time Town Venue
Thu 23 August 6-8pm KELSO  Rutherford Square Day Centre
Fri 24 August 5-7pm DUNS  Lanark Lodge Day Centre
Sat 25 August 10am-12noon EYEMOUTH  Saltgreens Care Home
Mon 27 August 6-8pm GALASHIELS  Ability Centre
Tue 28 August 6-8pm JEDBURGH  Jedburgh Day Service
Wed 29 August 6-8pm PEEBLES  Victoria Park
Thu 30 August 6-8pm HAWICK  Katharine Elliot Centre
Tue 04 September 6-8pm SELKIRK  Selkirk County Hotel

We are looking for dynamic, creative and motivated individuals with a passion for providing support to others. Previous experience is not essential as we will provide you with the skills you need as well as excellent staff benefits.

We are keen to hear from people who are looking for a rewarding career caring for people in their local community. We have vacancies across a range of Services including Home Care, Residential Care and Day support services for older people and people with a Learning Disability.

As one of the region’s largest local employers, we offer excellent terms and conditions including a great salary, 28 days annual leave, generous pension contributions and other staff benefits. We also offer comprehensive training so previous experience is not essential.

Help and assistance

If you need help using myjobscotland there are a number of FAQs available.

To get help with your application or are unable to apply online please contact us for assistance.

two-tick scheme - positive about disabled peopleIf you consider yourself to have a disability, you are guaranteed an interview under the Two-Tick scheme where you meet the essential criteria for the the post.

Join our team

Find out more about becoming a support worker with SB Cares.