Social Care Worker, Dun Berisay

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS01041
Closes: Monday, 20th November 2017
Published: Thursday, 9th November 2017
Location: Dun Berisay, Balmerino Drive, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
Salary: £21,610 - £24,041 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: Adult Care

Job Description

Required to work 37 hours per week on a rota basis, 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.

Requirements

You should have experience of providing social and personal care, preferably within a residential setting, a good understanding of the rights of older people and be able to work as part of a team. You will have SVQ III in Care (or equivalent) or in the absence of this you must have the ability to undertake and achieve this qualification within 36 months of 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.

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