Social Care Workers - Eric Gray Services

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Ref no: SIC02358
Closes: Sunday, 25th February 2018
Published: Monday, 12th February 2018
Location: Eric Gray Centre, Kantersted Road, Lerwick
Rate: £11.66 - £13.51 per hour
Hours: 34.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Shetland Islands Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care

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The purpose of the job is to actively provide person-centred care in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines.  To attend to the physical, social and emotional 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 G/H
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.0846 per hour
  • This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications
  • 3 x Permanent Part Time posts for 34.0 Hours per Week hours per week, 52.18 weeks per year
  • 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
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory Pre-Employment Medical screening with our Occupational Health provider
  • Not suitable for Job Share
  • Not suitable for Remote Working

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 Services, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Teresa Slater - Assistant Manager - 01595 745560 - teresa.slater@shetland.gov.uk or Connie Russell - Team Leader - 01595 745560 - connie.russell@shetland.gov.uk

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

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