Care and Support Supervisor, Home Care Service, Uist

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS00749
Closes: Monday, 8th May 2017
Published: Thursday, 20th April 2017
Location: Comhairle nan Eilean Sair, Council Offices, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula
Salary: £24,261 - £27,097 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Home Care

Job Description

To be responsible for the day to day supervision of around 20-30 front line home care and reablement staff within an operating area. You will be required to lead and model best practice interventions in the delivery of Care and Support and to ensure that Care Planning, Assessing and Reviewing is maintained to achieve positive outcomes for service users.

You will be required to undertake a role of on-call supervisor across a 365 days pattern of work, including evening and weekend working, to ensure that supervision of Home Care and Reablement delivery is in operation at all times when the service is being provided.

Requirements

You will be required to be registered with SSSC within 6 months of taking up post.   You must have the ability to undertake and achieve all necessary qualifications; a minimum of SVQ III in Care (or equivalent) is required either upon application or within 36 months after registration with the SSSC.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.