Mobile Emergency Carer (FIF08897)

Fife Council

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Job Description

Contract Type: Temporary for 12 months

Working Pattern: 4 on 4 off Dayshift / Backshift / Nightshift

Interview Date: Week commencing 6 November 2017

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the attached Job Pack. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for. The main terms and conditions of employment are also available via the above link.

To provide a care at home response service to vulnerable people in the community.

Fife Council pays the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate to employees earning less than £8.51 per hour. If the hourly rate of pay for the post is less than the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate a supplement will be paid.


SVQ 2 in Health and Social Care or willing to work towards.

Previous Care at Home Experience/Awareness of National Care Standards

Driving Licence

Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Membership through Disclosure Scotland


Mobile Emergency Carers provide a response service for Fife’s Community Alarm and Telecare Service.

Mobile Emergency Carers assist in Care at Home situations when a person requires assistance.

Mobile Emergency Carers are lone workers driving Council vehicles.

The Individual

Mobile Emergency Carers should have a positive, caring attitude, have the ability to work on their own as well as part of a Team. Be able to undertake physical tasks.

In Fife Council How We Work Matters and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:

Take ownership Focus on customers Work together Embrace technology & information Deliver results

For Further Information Please Contact: Paula Edmonston, 03451 555555 Ext:460465 or email 

Applications must be made online at

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