- Smiddybrae, KW17 2HH
- £25,909 - £31,024 per year pro rata
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Part Time
- 14.8 hours per week
This position has expired.
ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
Social Care Worker
14.8 hours per week, Shift working over seven days
£25,909 - £27,989 / £28,753 - £31,024 pro rata (including shift allowance and Distant Islands Allowance)
You will be required to carry out tasks and duties delegated by senior staff in an effective and efficient manner ensuring at all times the social and domestic care needs of service users.
You will observe the principles of confidentiality in all aspects of practice and ensure the safety and comfort of service users, attending to their general care and wellbeing; including assisting with personal care in keeping with the standards of care required by the Care Inspectorate.
Previous experience in social care is essential.
To be appointed on G5:
You should hold an SVQ2 or equivalent level qualification in Social Care AND achieve an SVQ3 in Social Care or another relevant qualification to enable registration with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults within 5 years of appointment.
To be appointed on G6:
You should hold an SVQ3 in Social Care or another relevant qualification to enable registration with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults.
You are required to register with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults 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 this post please contact Marina Stanger, Registered Manager on 01856 771100.
Closing Date: Sunday 16th October 2022
Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.