Day Care Worker (6 Posts) (Full Time & Part Time) Re-Advertisement

Glasgow City Council

Posted

£22,139 to £24,049 per annum Full Time Contact: Human Resources Reference: GLA07272

Job Description

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of Permanent Day Care Worker (7 hour shifts) in the day care services (5, 6 and 7 day per week centres) within the Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP).
Are you a caring and enthusiastic individual who is committed to improving the lives of Glasgow's most vulnerable older people? You will work as part of a team to provide assistance which promotes the physical, social and emotional needs of older people.  You will support older people to live independently and maximise their potential whilst recognising their right to dignity, privacy and choice.  Competency in English language, written and spoken is a requirement.   Applications are welcome from ethnic minorities and fluent speakers of other languages – Chinese, Cantonese, Hakka, Punjabi, Urdu.
Rotas within the establishments cover either 5, 6 or 7 days therefore candidates must be available to cover the full roster requirements.  Applicants will be expected to cover citywide to support demands of service.
This advert will be held open for a 3 month period from the closing date to allow the Recruitment process to be concluded.  Any vacancies which arise during this 3 month period on a citywide basis will be filled from this advert.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

These posts are excepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 (as amended).

Only existing employees of Glasgow City Council or one of its Arms Length External Organisations can apply for this vacancy.

Salary for this post will be pro –rata for part time vacancies.

Hours of work are noted below:

Focal Point - 35 hours (5 day centre)
Wallacewell - 35 hours (5 day centre)
Meadowburn - 17.5 hours (6 day centre)
Orchard Grove - 28 hours (6 day centre)
Hawthorn House - 35 hours (6 day centre)
Budhill - 35 hours (7 day centre)

This post is a re-advertisement, previous applicants should not re-apply. 

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054. Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request. Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

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