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Ardseileach, Macdonald Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2YT
£21,264 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

You will be trained as a Social Care Assistant / Care and Support Assistant in conjunction with an accredited training programme. This will enable you to work as a member of a team that promotes and support Adults with Support Needs to actively take part within local resources and facilities to maximise their inclusion, independence and planned outcomes.



It is essential that you have an understanding of the rights and responsibilities of people with support needs. The ability to work with behaviours that challenge services, respect for others, the ability to gather and retain information and follow instructions and the ability to work effectively as part of a team are essential for this post.


You will work towards an SVQ Level 2 in Social Services and Health Care – achievability 1 year.


Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.


The wearing and use of PPE is essential for this post.