Social Care Assistant - Sunnybrae CentreFavourite
|Closes:||Sunday, 25th March 2018|
|Published:||Thursday, 8th March 2018|
|Salary:||£17,382 - £18,424 per year Pro Rata|
|Hours:||23.00 hours per week|
|Position Type:||Part Time|
|Organisation:||Orkney Islands Council|
|Category:||Social Services / Housing / Childcare|
ORKNEY HEALTH & CARE
Health and Community Care
Sunnybrae Centre, Very Sheltered Housing
Social Care Assistant
23 hours per week, shift working over 7 days
£21,214 - £22,360 pro rata (including shift allowance and Distant Islands Allowance)
We are seeking to recruit someone who is highly motivated towards providing high quality services to older people in our care home. 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 people’s lives.
Previous experience in social care is highly desirable. You should hold an SVQ 2 in Social Care, or other relevant qualification, to enable registration with the SSSC as a Support Worker in a Care Home Service or achieve this within 5 years of appointment. You must also register with 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.
Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Sally Read, Unit Lead, on 01856 875736.
Closing Date: Sunday 25 March 2018
Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.