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Ref no:
SIC05580
Published:
28/1/2022
Closes:
13/2/2022
Location:
Eric Gray Centre, Kantersted Road, Lerwick, ZE1 0RJ
Salary:
£31,762.34 - £33,055.88 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

This position has expired.

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The purpose of the job is to assist with all tasks associated with managing the service including the supervision of staff, and to actively participate in the provision of person-centred care, in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines.  To ensure attendance to the physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, cultural and social care needs of the service users in your care, this could include;

  • Older people, including those with needs associated with dementia;
  • Children and young people, including those with special needs;
  • Adults with learning disabilities;
  • Adults with physical disabilities; and
  • Adults with mental ill-health

in their own homes and/or in a residential, supported accommodation or day-care setting.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the link(s) below for further information -

www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is I
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,397 per annum (pro rata)
  • 2 x Temporary Full Time posts for 37.0 Hours per Week , 52.18 weeks per year
  • 1 x Temporary contract for a period of approximately 11 months and 1 x temporary contract for approximately 12 months.
  • Primarily the postholder is required to work Monday to Friday but may be required to work flexibly in terms of days and times across the week according to service needs.
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 12 months of the agreed start date
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • We are happy to talk flexible working
  • The posts are suitable as secondment opportunities

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Eric Gray@Seafield, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Teresa Slater, Connie Russell, Telephone on 01595 745560 or email teresa.slater@shetland.gov.uk / connie.russell@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

If you’re a kind, compassionate person who’d like to make a difference to people’s lives, then social care could be the right career for you.

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