Domestic Assistant - The Janet Courtney Halls of Residence

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Shetland Islands Council
06 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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The main duties of the Domestic Assistant are general domestic duties within a residential or similar establishment.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

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Additional Information
  • The grade of this post is B
  • Employees on grade B will be paid a Scottish Living Wage supplement of £1.06 per hour.  The hourly rate will therefore be £8.45 per hour exclusive of Distant Island Allowance.
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.0608 per hour
  • Permanent Term Time Part Time post for 26.5 Hours per Week hours per week, 39 weeks per year plus 6.04 weeks (pro rata) paid holiday to be taken during school holidays
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory Pre-Employment Medical screening with our Occupational Health provider
  • Not suitable for Remote Working

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Janet Courtney Halls of Residence, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Nick McCaffrey, Team Leader, on 01595 745920 or email

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.


See also:
Employee Benefits June 2017.pdf
Domestic Assistant - Hostel (B).pdf
Conditions of Service - Local Government Employees - Mar 2017.pdf

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