Senior Social Care Workers - Isleshavn Care Services

Shetland Islands Council
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  • Reference: SIC03283

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The purpose of the job is to assist with all tasks associated with managing the service including the supervision of staff, and to actively participate in the provision of person-centred care, in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines. To ensure attendance to the physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, cultural and social care 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 -

www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information The grade of this post is I Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1172 per hour Permanent Part Time posts for various hours per week, 52.18 weeks per year. There are 46 hours available which will be negotiated between preferred candidates and service needs. This will be determined at appointment. Please indicate on your application form the number of hours per week you would be interested in undertaking. The post holders will be required to work within Isleshavn Care Services including residential services, care at home and day care services. 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. Not suitable for Remote 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, Mid Yell.

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Duncan Johnson, Acting Team Leader, on 01595 745727 or email duncan.johnson@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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