Social Care Officer - Days

Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS12366
Closes: Sunday, 28th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Grange Park Care Home for Older People,Meethill Road
Salary: £13,266 - £13,865 per year
Hours: 22.50 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care

Job Description

Lead, as a key worker, in the provision of person centred care with holistic support of individuals, in a community or residential setting, whilst promoting equality and choice for all. Responsible for development, recording, implementation and review of personal care and support plans in partnership with service users. This role will require flexible, evening and weekend working.

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.

Working Pattern: Three shifts per week, in a mixed rota pattern of weekdays and weekends, working either 07:30 – 15:30 or 14:00 - 22:00 shifts.

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.

This position is designated as a 'Fixed' post as detailed on the
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This post has a minimum requirement of two references, one of which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Jennifer Lauder – 01467 539199.

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