Home Carer

Argyll and Bute Council

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  • Reference: ARB03979

Job Description

Department: Health and Social Care Partnership

Closing Date: Friday 26th October 2018


Are you looking for a change of career then look no further? We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our team of carers to support people living on the Island of Luing and the surrounding settlements to remain in their own home for as long as possible. Our teams work with people to enable them to be as independent as possible by promoting self management, reablement, prevention and in the delivery of personal care.

Hours will include day, weekend and/or evening work and there is a requirement to stay over night on the island of Luing as part of a rota’s work pattern (accommodation is available)

The basic rate of pay is £9.15 per hour. Travel expenses will be paid where appropriate.

Full training will be provided

Responsibilities This post is not suitable for job share. The salary shown is the full time equivalent salary, the actual salary will be paid pro rata for the hours worked. This post requires Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) Membership in relation to working with adults. The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013, as amended, applies to this post. The Individual

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If you would like clarification on any information contained within the vacancy advert and/or the job description you will require to speak with the recruiting manager, who is:


Pamela MacLeod - Local Area Manager

Telephone - 01631 572948

Email - pamela.macleod@argyll-bute.gov.uk


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Please also note that we do not accept CV’s, only applications completed and submitted via the Apply Now button on this page.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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