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The purpose of the job is to actively provide person-centred care in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines. To attend to the physical, social and emotional needs of the service users in your care, this could include;
Children and young people, including those with special needs;
Adults with learning disabilities;
Adults with physical disabilities; and
Adults with mental ill-health
in their own homes and/or in a residential, supported accommodation or day-care setting.
More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.
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Additional Information The grade of this post is G/H
Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.0608 per hour
This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications
Temporary Part Time post for 24.0 Hours per Week hours per week, 52.18 weeks per year - Temporary contract for a period of approximately 12 months. This is for the duration of a period of maternity leave, and will terminate following the return to work or resignation of the postholder
Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made
The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of the agreed start date
A relocation package does not apply to this post
We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory Pre-Employment Medical screening with our Occupational Health provider.
Not suitable for Job Share
Not suitable for Remote Working
During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.
This post is based at Short Breaks for Children, Lerwick
For further details relating to this post, please contact: Anita Tulloch, Depute Team Leader, Telephone on 01595 745246 or email email@example.com
If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk