Vacancy posted: Monday, 18 Jun 2012
Salary: £12,655 - £14,064 Pro-rata
Falkirk Council currently applies a living wage supplement to all Council employees earning less than £7.20 per hour. The value of the living wage supplement is subject to regular review by the Council, is non-contractual and can be changed at any time.
You will be required to provide general cleaning duties and assist with meals to tenants within Housing with Care Unit, TYGETSHAUGH COURT, Dunipace.
Experience in this area would be an advantage. The ability to work on your own initiative as well as the ability to work as part of a team are essential requirements of this post. You will work 17.5 hours per week, alternate weekends, as per rota.
This post is temporary until March 2013.
For an informal discussion please contact Linda Niblo, Housing With Care Manager on (01324) 508833. Successful applicants for posts working with children or vulnerable adults will be subject to disclosure checks or the new PVG scheme.
Job Reference: FLK003266
Closing Date: 01-Jul-2012
About Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust
Falkirk Council is a unitary authority which provides all local government services for the Falkirk Council area. Covering 112 square miles, it has a population of 151,570 and extends from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the North as far as Limerigg in the south. The area contains varied countryside, including areas of considerable landscape quality. It also contains the port of Grangemouth and depends for its prosperity on a broad industrial base which includes sizeable industrial areas in Falkirk and Grangemouth. Council Headquarters The Council Headquarters are located in Falkirk but there are many service points throughout the area. The Council has in the region of 7,000 employees making it one of the largest employers in the area and has a net council general fund expenditure of £344.8 million for 2012/2013. Falkirk Councilís aim is to improve the quality of life for local people by working with all communities, sectors and groups to deliver high quality services which are accessible, accountable, responsive and provide value for money.