Relief Social Care Assistant, Trianaid

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS00748
Closes: Monday, 8th May 2017
Published: Thursday, 20th April 2017
Location: Trianaid, Carinish, Isle of North Uist
Rate: £9.97 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Casual/Relief
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care

Job Description

Your duties will include assisting in attending to the social, emotional and physical needs of residents and day care users so that each person is enabled to live as fulfilling and independent a life as possible.


You should have an understanding of the needs of people with learning disabilities, the ability to listen effectively and communicate clearly and the ability to work as part of a team. You should also have SVQ Level II in Care (or equivalent), in the absence of this - the candidate must have the ability to undertake and achieve this qualification - 36 months after registration with the SSSC).

Hours on an as and when required basis.