Health and Social Care
Social Care Assistant - Nights
Salary: £14,944 - £16,850 plus working time payment (payment will differ depending on shifts worked)
Social care is a challenging and rewarding career
Our care staff work with some of Edinburgh's older and more vulnerable citizens, people from different backgrounds and of all abilities. You will help people to live full and valued lives, promoting and encouraging independence where possible and providing social opportunities. You will also help with personal care such as bathing and dressing, provision of meals and administration of medication.
We can offer you an opportunity for a career working with people, training and development and a nationally recognised qualification. Good rates of pay, excellent holidays, a generous pension scheme and a range of staff benefits are all part of the package.
All posts will apply for additional payments.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. 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 the City of Edinburgh Council.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk