It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.
(Unqualified): £18194 - £19910 per annum pro rata (£9.97-£10.91 per hour)
(Qualified): £20494-£22410 per annum pro rata (£11.23-£12.28 per hour)
SVQ Level 2 is essential for the qualified rate of pay
Permanent night position
10 hours per week
1 night per week following a rota to include weekends
To start asap
Candidates should have knowledge of dementia and experience of using MDS systems.Job Details
To assist in the provision of personal care and support to older people requiring residential care, in accordance with the values and principles of the National Care Standards, and within the policies and procedures of the Council.
Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.
SVQ2 in Social Care and/or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through previous experience.
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.
All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.
Please note: PVG member’s records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offer being made.
For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:Non-teaching employment information
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