Care Assistant (FIF10864)

Fife Council
Posted

  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: FIF10864

Job Description

Due to the nature of this post only male applicants will be considered 

Interview date: Wednesday 1 August 2018

You will promote social inclusion and offer opportunities for people with disabilities in a range of community settings. Support service users by increasing their social and independent living skills in their own home in a person centered way that promotes the principles of social inclusion.

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

The job pack for this vacancy is attached at the bottom of the page. It provides more detailed information about the job and the type of person we are looking for.

All employees are expected to display and promote certain behaviours in the workplace. Our ‘How We Work Matters’ behaviour framework contains more information and is available via this link.

Before applying, it is important that you read the ‘Candidate Information’ by clicking on this link. The main Terms and Conditions and employment are available via the same link.

Requirements

Duties include all aspects of personal care and moving and handling tasks, flexibility will be required in the way the days/hours are worked for each post dependent on the needs of service users. The successful candidate will work on a rota basis which include days, evening and weekends.

The Individual

Must have, or be willing to achieve in the first period of registration, the Social Services and Healthcare SCQF6 SVQ2 or equivalent to meet Scottish Social Services Council registration.

Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain PVG scheme membership through Disclosure Scotland

You will have experience/awareness of National Care Standards service and SSSC Codes of Practice.

For further information, please contact: Julie McLellan on 03451 55 55 55 Ext 440674 or at Julie.mclellan@fife.gov.uk

 

 

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