Night Social Care Assistant - St Rognvald House

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Kirkwall
Salary
£17,035 - £18,076 per year
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Advert

ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
St Rognvald House

Night Social Care Assistant

37 hours per week, shift working over seven days
Permanent
£24,654 - £26,039 (including shift allowance and Distant Islands Allowance) pro rata

You will be required to carry out tasks and duties delegated by senior staff in an effective and efficient manner ensuring at all times the social and domestic care needs of service users. You will observe the principles of confidentiality in all aspects of practice and ensure the safety and comfort of service users, attending to their general care and well-being; including assisting with personal care in keeping with the standards of care required by the Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland (SCWIS).

Relevant experience in a similar post would be an advantage.

You should hold a minimum of SVQ2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent to enable registration with the SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council) or be able to achieve this within 3 years. You must also register as a Support Worker with the SSSC within six months of appointment.

The post is subject to Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with adults.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Inga Wood on 01856 872106.

Closing Date: Sunday 30 April 2017

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.


See also: Our Recruitment Process.pdf
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf