Social Care Assistant, Braeburn Court

Recruiter
Orkney Islands Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£17,035 - £18,076 per year
Posted
09 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Sep 2016
Ref
ORK01246
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Advert

ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
Braeburn Court

Social Care Assistant

11 hours per week
Permanent
£21,588 - £22,785 pro rata (including Distant Islands Allowance and shift allowance)

We are seeking to recruit an individual who is highly motivated towards providing high quality services to older people in our extra care facility. The post holder will be required to undertake tasks as delegated by senior staff, but also need to be able to use their own initiative at times. The post requires adherence to Care Standards and Codes of Practice as well as a positive attitude towards optimum fulfilment of older people's lives.

Previous experience in social care is highly desirable. You should hold a minimum of SVQ 2 in Health & Social Care or an equivalent level qualification, to enable registration with the SSSC, or be able to achieve this qualification within 3 years.

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

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Sally Read, Unit Lead on 01856 831501

Closing Date: Sunday 25 September 2016

Please note interview expenses are not payable for this post.



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