Senior Health & Social Care Support Worker
North Skye Dunvegan Area
10.5 hours per week
Salary Scale: Band 3 £21,709 - £23,603 pro rata per annum
Plus weekend enhancements where appropriate
Reference: ES5 072450
Highland Health and Social Care Services help people from all walks of life, as well as their families or carers. Health and Social Care in Highland provides help and assistance in many situations arising due to illness, disability, old age or poverty.
The post is responsible for supporting the provision of a Care at Home Service for vulnerable people; providing assistance with key tasks which maintain and promote the independence for people in their own homes. For further information please refer to the job specification.
In order to be able to carry out the duties of this post effectively and safely, candidates will be able to provide evidence of experience in dealing with vulnerable adults, especially older people, preferably in a caring capacity. Applicant must have good communication skills both verbally and in writing. This is a very rewarding role and you will be supported to achieve an SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care if you do not already have this qualification. For further information please refer to the job description.
This post is based in the Dunvegan area and covers the 11am-2pm shift, working on a 4 days on, 4 days off rotation.
Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Mandy Gilson, Care at Home Officer, on 01478 613937, or by email at email@example.com
Closing date for completed applications: Friday 22nd October 2021
Please note that we are unable to accept late applications
PLEASE NOTE You should apply for this post by completing the application process on Job Train. Your internet browser may not connect to JobTrain, we suggest you use Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge. Please DO NOT Upload a CV as this will not be used for short listing purposes, once you have submitted your application form you will be unable to make any amendments.
For help to complete an application on Job Train please click on this link https://www.eess.nhs.scot/jobtrain-accessibility-statement/
Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder