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Ref no:
ORK05084
Published:
4/10/2021
Closes:
24/10/2021
Location:
Braeburn Court, St Margaret’s Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SN
Rate:
£9.90 per hour
Contract Type:
Casual/Relief
Position Type:
Casual/Relief

This position has expired.

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ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
Braeburn Court, St Margaret’s Hope

Relief Social Care Assistant

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£11.08 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A shift allowance will be paid for unsocial hours worked where appropriate

We are seeking to recruit relief Social Care Assistants who are highly motivated towards providing high quality services to older people in our extra care facility. You will be required to undertake tasks as delegated by senior staff, but also need to be able to use your own initiative at times. The post requires adherence to Care Standards and Codes of Practice as well as a positive attitude towards optimum fulfilment of older peoples’ quality of life.

Previous experience in social care is highly desirable. You should hold a minimum of SVQ2 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent level qualification, to enable registration with the SSSC as a Support Worker in a Care Home Service for Adults, or be able to achieve this qualification within 5 years of appointment. You are required to register with the SSSC within 6 months of appointment.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with adults.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Dominic Wilson, Unit Lead, on 01856 831501.

Closing Date: Sunday 24 October 2021

Please note interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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