Care Assistant (FIF11081) (Male Only)

Fife Council
Posted

  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: FIF11081

Job Description

Interview Date: Monday 20 August 2018

Because of the nature of the duties of this post, it is an occupational requirement that the post holder be male and the post is therefore exempt from the provisions of the Equality Act 2010 in terms of Schedule 9, Part 1, Paragraph 1 of that Act.

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 centred way that promotes the principles of social inclusion.

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, 03451 555 555 + ext 440674 or 07515289998 or julie.mclellan@fife.gov.uk

See more jobs like these