Relief Senior Social Care Worker, St Peter's House

5 days left

Recruiter
Orkney Islands Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£26,218 - £29,111 per year
Posted
15 Apr 2016
Closes
30 Sep 2016
Ref
ORK00927
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
St Peter’s House

Relief Senior Social Care Worker

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£14.63 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A shift allowance will be paid for unsocial hours worked where appropriate

You will be required to carry out tasks and duties delegated by the Registered Manager 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 wellbeing, including assisting with personal care in keeping with the standards of care required by the Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland (SCSWIS).

Previous experience in social care is essential along with experience in a management or supervisory role.

You should hold an SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare, or equivalent level qualification, to enable registration with the SSSC. You should also hold a supervisory or management qualification to meet the SSSC management qualifications criteria or be able to achieve this within 3 years of initial appointment.

You must register with the SSSC as Supervisor in Care Home Services for Adults within 6 months of appointment.

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

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Sylvia Rae, Registered Manager on 01856 850271



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