Relief Sheltered Housing Officer (Part Time)(Temporary)

North Lanarkshire Council
£20,386 - £22,067 per year Pro Rata
07 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Advert

Based within Coatbridge Housing Office, you will provide a sheltered housing support service for 16 hours during the weekends and provide additional weekday cover as required in the absence of the full-time Sheltered Housing Officer. Your priority will be to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and ensure they receive appropriate packages of care and support. You will be fully involved in supporting the residents from initially assessing and planning for their needs through to organising appropriate services and social activities.

An S/NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent relevant qualification, extended experience of working with the public / customers and knowledge of the Regulation of Care Act and National Care Standards are essential.

With a proactive approach to work, you should understand the issues older people face within the community and have an enthusiastic and approachable nature. You will assist with and promote the use of communal facilities and recreational facilities to residents within the complex and the wider community, so experience of organising social events and encouraging participation is desirable as is experience of delivering housing support services to older people and experience of completing care or support plans is desirable.

You will require to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member prior to commencing in this role and be registered, or eligible for registration, with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).

Work Pattern: Saturday/Sunday  8.30am – 4.30pm 

This post is temporary for three months and maybe subject to review.

This post is apply on-line only.
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See also:
NLA01912 - Relief Sheltered Housing Officer (Part Time)(Temporary).doc
Emp Spec - 2015 - Sheltered Housing Officer.doc