Social Care Worker (Predominantly Nights) - Nordalea Care Services

Shetland Islands Council
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  • Reference: SIC03469

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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 -

www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information The grade of this post is G Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,157 per annum Temporary Full Time post for 37.0 Hours per Week, 52.18 weeks per year. Temporary contract for a period of approximately 3 months. This is for the duration of a period of family leave, and will terminate following the return to work or resignation of the postholder This post is predominantly based in Brucehall Extra Care Housing, however there may be occasions which require you to complete shifts within the care centre and care at home 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 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.

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 Nordalea Care Services, Unst

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Mia Hughson, Acting Team Leader, on 01595 745875 or email mia.hughson@shetland.gov.uk

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

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.


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