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  • Ref no: ABS23297
  • Published: 21/9/2020
  • Closes: 5/10/2020
  • Location: Durnhythe Care Home, Durn Road, Portsoy, AB45 2QJ
  • Salary: £12,951.00 - £13,535.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 20 hours per week

This position has expired.

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.

The working pattern is usually 2 nights per week on a 4 week rolling rota, including weekend shifts. The nights shifts are usually 9.45pm - 7.45am but Social Care Officers often work 9pm - 7am to support late shift staff with the bed-time medication for residents.

This role will require flexible, evening and weekend working.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to work toward continuous improvement of the post 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.

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

Informal enquiries to Duty Manager - 01261 455828

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