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  • Ref no: ABS17278
  • Published: 8/2/19
  • Closes: 22/2/19
  • Location: Stonehaven Area, AB16 5GB
  • Salary: £11,959 - £12,460 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 24 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Provide care and support to service users and their families within their own homes to manage aspects of daily living, allowing service users to live independently, and promoting their rights, autonomy and choices.

This role will require flexible, evening and weekend working - with a 3 week rolling rota comprising a mixture of am and pm shifts.  Week 1 – off Tuesday, Wednesday, Week 2 – off Thursday, Friday, Week 3 – Off Saturday Sunday. Each shift will last for approx. 4.8 hours.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.  Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

The majority of posts within Aberdeenshire Council fall into one of the categories as detailed on the Worksmart website - http://worksmart.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

This post has a minimum requirement of two references, one of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Lynne Hadden - 01467 536390

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