Social Care Worker (Nights) (Part Time)(Temporary)

Renfrewshire Council
£15,988 - £17,508 per year
08 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This post is internal and open to employees of Renfrewshire Council only. Working as part of a team, you will be responsible for the delivery of care to older adults, consistent with Social Work policies and procedures. This will involve assisting residents in all aspects of personal, health and social care in a way which respects their dignity as individuals and promotes their maximum independence. You must have previous experience of working with older people and understand their needs; have effective verbal and written communicate skills, literacy skills; show a professional and courteous manner to residents, relatives, carers, health professionals and other agencies; undertake keyworker responsibilities and be able to work on your own initiative, be flexible and adaptable with the capacity to learn. You will be fully supported by senior staff in achieving a high standard of work given the opportunities and training to develop your knowledge and skills. You will be responsible for supporting Social Care Assistants in their role. It is essential that you hold or have the capacity to achieve an SVQ Level 3 in Care or equivalent. You must be able to work shifts, including weekends, on a rota basis. You are required to be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council or achieve registration within 6 months of taking up employment. It is anticipated that interviews for this post will be held the week commencing 21 August 2017. If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit Closing date - Wednesday 9 August 2017

See also:
Social Care Worker(Night)- Care Homes Job Outline.docx