Interview Date: Monday 26 February 2018
Working pattern: Rota to include day shift, back shift & night shift
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.
You will contribute to meeting the personal, social and emotional needs of older people and their carers.
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.Requirements
Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain PVG Scheme Membership through Disclosure Scotland, in addition to which you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council.Responsibilities
You will contribute to meeting the personal, social and emotional needs of older people and their carers, including responsibility for assisting people with personal care, administering medication, care planning, keyworking and activities.The Individual
You will have the ability to achieve an SVQ Level III.
You will safely carry out the activities outlined above, it is essential to have the ability to comfortably kneel on beds and floors and be able to rise without difficulty.
You will work within Health and Safety requirements when using equipment provided for handling situations and being aware of individuals’ risk assessments is essential.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk