SLA06608 - Social Care Worker (night and days) - DFF - SLA06608

South Lanarkshire Council
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  • Reference: SLA06608

Job Description

Shifts to be worked in accordance with a rota, includes evenings and weekend working

1 Post 30 Hours (days) - 4 shifts over 7

1 Post 28.5 Hours (nights) - 3 nightshifts over 7

The successful applicants will have experience in caring for older people, preferably within a residential setting and be familiar with all aspects of personal care.

You will be required to construct a person centred support plan, implement, review and evaluate its effectiveness for the service users for whom you have responsibility. You will contribute to the assessment and review process and administer medication as prescribed.

Shift and weekend working is essential.

The successful candidate is required to hold a SVQ Level 3 in Social Care or a HNC or be willing to work towards these qualifications.

 

 

Requirements

Delivering a Fairer Future – Under the Council’s positive action programme, applications for this post are particularly encouraged from male applicants.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with protected adults. 

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 South Lanarkshire Council.

Please refer to http://www.disclosurescotland.co.uk/publications/ and click on Code of Practice for further information about the disclosure process and best practice. 

South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.

South Lanarkshire Council is committed to providing support to members of the armed forces, veterans and their families which is set out in the Armed Forces Community Covenant. Veterans are guaranteed an interview where their previous employer was the armed forces and who meet the minimum requirements for the position

 

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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