Social Care Officer - Days

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Ellon
Salary
£17,407 - £18,205 per year
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.

You have experience in a caring role in health or social care either in the community or residential setting and an understanding of the person centred approach. As well as a genuine interest in the needs and rights of older people you also need to feel comfortable undertaking personal care tasks.

You will be required to provide a quality service to residents, providing support for individuals and their carers/families.

Ideally applicants should hold SVQ 3 in Health and Social Care or agreement to undertake in post within specified period and be registered with the SSSC. Alternatively they should be willing to commit to this training in order to meet the requirements for registration to the Scottish Social Services Council and be registered within 6 months of taking up employment.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of two references. One of these must be your current or most recent employer

Informal Enquires to: Claire Ogilvie - 01467 532 907


See also: Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.pdf
Job Profile Social Care Officer 2015-01-23.pdf