Social Care Workers - Isleshavn Care Services

Recruiter
Shetland Islands Council
Location
Mid Yell, Shetland Islands
Salary
£11.3 per hour
Posted
15 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1173766283
Advertisement Details The purpose of the job is to actively provide person-centred care in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines. To attend to the physical, social and emotional needs of the service users in your care, this could include; Older people, including those with needs associated with dementia; Children and young people, including those with special needs; Adults with learning disabilities; Adults with physical disabilities; and Adults with mental ill-health in their own homes and/or in a residential, supported accommodation or day-care setting. More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert. Please follow the link(s) below for further information - Additional Information The grade of this post is F/G Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1172 per hour This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications Permanent Part Time posts A total of 118.5 hours per week available for contracts up to 35 hours per week. Please indicate the number of hours you would be interested in undertaking on your application form. 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 The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of the agreed start date 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 We are happy to talk flexible 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 Isleshavn Care Services, Yell For further details relating to this post, please contact: Duncan Johnson, Acting Team Leader, Tel - , If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call . If you’re a kind, compassionate person who’d like to make a difference to people’s lives, then social care could be the right career for you. Take the quiz