Assist with personal care and house hold tasks which will encourage independence of service users to enable them to remain within their own homes.
The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council. Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.
This is a temporary part-time post based in the Kilmarnock area. The hours of work is 20hours per week - initially this post is for 13 weeks worked on a shift rota. As per operational requirements of the service however every second weekend would be worked on a shift rota. The salary for this post is £15,315 - £17,508 (pro rata) plus a 10% shift allowance.
Personal Carer - Localities JOPS.pdf