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Ref no:
REN07719
Published:
17/11/2022
Closes:
24/11/2022
Location:
Mile End Centre, 30 Seedhill Road., PA1 1SA
Salary:
£15,924 - £16,628 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Part Time
Hours:
30 hours per week

This position has expired.

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We are looking for highly motivated individuals to work as part of a team who will provide an emergency response service to vulnerable people living in the community. The service uses assistive technology to support care packages and applicants should have an interest and understanding of technology and its use in relation to care services. The role involves programming and installing community alarm equipment, responding to calls and dealing with intimate personal care tasks.

It is essential that you hold, or have the capacity to achieve, a SVQ Level 2 in Social Care or an equivalent qualification at SCQF level 5 or above; have knowledge of technology used in relation to care services and be willing to undertake training in order to competently install and programme equipment; have effective communication skills (both verbally and in writing); have a positive, professional attitude, a responsible approach to sensitive information and the ability to form positive relationships with service users, follow processes and instructions and work as part of a team.

You must have a Driving Licence and be able to pass the Council’s driving assessment and undertake vehicle awareness training.

The service operates 365 days per year on a 4 on 4 off rota system, and you will be required to work early shifts and back shifts including lone working.

If successful, you will be required to become a PVG Scheme Member. If you would like further information in relation to the Protection of Vulnerable Groups, please visit www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.