Social Care Assistant - Home Care

City of Edinburgh Council
£14,944 - £16,850 per year
08 May 2017
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Health and Social Care

Social Care Assistant - Home Care

Various locations
Full and Part time positions available

Salary: £14,944 - £16,850 (pro rata for part time). Additional working time payments may apply, depending on exact shifts worked.

Hours: 4 days on 4 days off shift pattern

It is an exciting time for the Home Care and Re-ablement Service as we move towards integration with the NHS and we provide high quality care for people within their own homes. We are looking for enthusiastic and forward thinking Social Care Assistants to work city-wide to provide personal/domestic care, support and emotional needs of individual service users with complex needs in their own homes.

For more detailed information on Home Care and what this role entails please see the Job Profile/Employee Specification.

Successful applicants must complete a paid 9 day Essential Learning Programme which runs Monday to Fridays before commencing the 4 on 4 off shift pattern.

This post is and considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the City of Edinburgh Council.

See also:
SCA Home Care Pack.doc
Social Care Asst Person Spec.doc