Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.
A vacancy has arisen for a Care Assistant (Adult Day Services) to meet the care and support needs of service users and enable them to progress towards maximum independence through group and one-to-one work in day services, projects and community settings.
Hours: 28 hours per week
This post is regulated work with Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.
The majority of posts within Aberdeenshire Council fall into one of the categories as detailed on the Worksmart website - http://worksmart.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/
This post has a minimum requirement of 2 references. One of these must be your current or most recent employer.
Informal Enquiries Contact: Jacqui Duncan - 01467 537100
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk