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Ref no:
DEE04032
Published:
3/12/2021
Closes:
17/12/2021
Location:
Dundee City Council – Various Locations in Dundee, DD1 1NL
Salary:
£9,001 - £9,277 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Part Time
Hours:
16 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Based in the Sheltered Housing Warden Service you will be required to work from different locations across the City, working part time, 16 hours per week.

If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact Amanda Robertson, 07951931148 or email amanda.robertson@dundeecity.gov.uk.

Requirements

You will either hold a qualification meeting the Scottish Social Services Council registration requirements for Housing Support Workers, or have the ability to obtain such a qualification within a specified timescale.

Responsibilities

As part of the Sheltered Warden Relief Pool, to assist the tenants in sheltered housing schemes to enjoy a secure and comfortable environment, and live as independently as possible in their own home.

The Individual

You will have experience in a similar field. You must be dependable and reliable, and able to demonstrate sensitivity and understanding in dealing with elderly/vulnerable people. You should also have a flexible approach to work and possess good communication skills, both written and verbal.

You must be able to work as part of a team, on your own initiative, and with minimal supervision. As a member of the Sheltered Warden Relief Pool, it will be necessary to regularly work from different locations across the city, at short notice.

You will be required to participate in a rota covering seven days a week with some evening working. You will be required to be flexible with your working hours. The sheltered service operates 365 days a year and you may be asked to provide cover for the service on any of the days of the working week.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Dundee City Council.

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