Supply Social Care Practitioner, Various Locations (374.27)

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Ref no: WEL00497
Closes: Saturday, 31st March 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Various Locations in West Lothian
Salary: £20,535 - £23,144 per year
Hours: 1.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Supply
Position Type: Supply
Organisation: West Lothian Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care


We are currently looking to recruit to our casual staff bank. You should note that hours will not be guaranteed and successful applicants will be placed onto a casual bank and will be contacted to cover shifts as and when required.

Applications will be processed as they are submitted.

The key duties of this post are:

  • To provide personal care, support and emotional needs of older people;
  • To contribute to the care plans of individual residents and have the responsibility for meeting the residents assessed needs
  • To act as a key worker for a number of individuals

The skills and experience you must have are:

  • SVQ 3 or equivalent qualification; and
  • An understanding of the specific needs of older people.
  • SSSC registration (Or must be obtained within 6 months of appointment)

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.


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