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Ref no:
DEE04384
Published:
20/5/2022
Closes:
5/6/2022
Location:
Turriff House, 4 Rannoch Road, DD3 8RB
Salary:
£21,096 - £25,422 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Part Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Based at Turriff House, you will work part time, 35 hours per week, on a rota basis which includes evenings, weekends and night duty.

If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact Sarah Clark, 01382 436419 or email sarah.clark02@dundeecity.gov.uk.

Requirements

You will have SVQ Level 2 Care or the ability to undertake and achieve.

Responsibilities

You will attend to personal needs of clients. The duties will include physical tasks for example, helping with personal care tasks and other identified needs. Our aim is to create a supportive homely atmosphere where clients can achieve maximum independence but also receive any support they may need. Duties will include assuming key worker status, completion of care plans, organising reviews, and carrying out any identified duties required to meet the personalised care needs of our residents. You will also be required to be involved in social activities organised for residents, administer medications (training provided). Shift work, weekend working and periodic rotation on to night duty will be required.

The duties as set out above include undertaking cleaning and other domestic duties as necessary.

The Individual

You will have proven experience of working with older people, people with dementia or people with physical disabilities; work or life.

You will have good written and verbal communication skills. You will have the ability to work as team member, to work alone and to use your own initiative. You will have assessment skills and a professional attitude to work.

You will have the ability to work various shift patterns including evenings, weekends and periodic rotation onto nights.

You will have the ability to be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council within a specified time.

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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