Social Care Assistant (Part Time) - 30 Posts

£18,431.28 - £19,974.62 per year Pro Rata
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Description

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of permanent Social Care Assistant in a residential setting for Older People. You will work as part of a team with direction from Senior staff to provide assistance which promotes the physical social and emotional needs of older people. To undertake tasks which enable residents to develop individuality, whilst recognising their rights to dignity, privacy and choice. You must be able to work without supervision, be caring, tolerant, flexible, competent in English both written and spoken and be conversant with Health and Safety at Work legislation. Previous experience of working with vulnerable service users is essential. Rotas within the establishments cover 7 days therefore candidates must be available as and when required to cover the full roster requirements. Applications are welcome from ethnic minorities and fluent speakers of other languages - Cantonese, Hakka, Punjabi, Urdu.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment along with SSSC Registration. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

These posts are excepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2003 (as amended).

These posts are 24 hours per week (Day Shift) and salary will be pro rata.

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054. Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request. Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website Working for us

See also: Further Information .pdf
Person Specification .pdf
Role Profile.pdf