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Various locations throughout the City, G4 0QW
£19,738.20 - £21,416.68 per year
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Full Time & Part Time

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Job Description

We are recruiting to Social Care Assistant roles in our 5 Older People Care Homes located across Glasgow.

Role - Social Care Assistant (day)
Location – Hawthorn House (G22 5HE), Orchard Grove (G42 0HS), Riverside (G40 3JD), Victoria Gardens (G13 3BE), Meadowburn (G53 5AQ)
Salary – you could earn up to £11.81 per hour, this will depend on the allocated shift pattern
Hours and Shift Pattern – you can work up to 35 hours per week. Various hours and shift patterns are available

Are you looking for a career which makes a positive difference? Then being a Social Care Assistant could be for you! You should hold values which promote the well-being of older people, have a desire to support others with compassion, kindness while respecting their rights and choices within their daily lives.

Working in Social Care can make a difference to your life by caring for someone else’s. This work is about helping people to live well and achieve the things in life that really matter to them. You’ll go home each day knowing you made a difference. #lifechangingwork

The role requires you to have a relevant qualification to allow you to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC). If you do not have this, Glasgow HSCP will provide and fund you obtaining the qualification that is required. You are required to have obtained SSSC Registration within 6 months of employment.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is essential on taking up appointment.

These posts are accepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 (as amended).



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