Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012
18 Hrs per week, salary pro rata Salary: £14,716 - £16,574 + 14% shift allowance
The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 22 July 2012. This may change and close early depending on applicant response levels
To assist the Social Care Worker in the provision of direct personal care and support to meet the needs of older people within a care setting.
The post holder will contribute to the care plans of individual residents by reporting any relevant information to the Social Care Worker.
The service provided will be compatible with the policies, procedures and standards in line with Council policy.
This will include some laundry and other personal care tasks relevant to the needs of residents.
This post is considered Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scotland Act 2007. From 28 February 2011 preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.
Job Reference: WEL001488
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2012
About West Lothian Council
West Lothian's growing reputation as the business hub of Scotland has led to increased employment, career and training opportunities. West Lothian Council has a range of job and career opportunities on offer. We are recognised by Investors in People. We provide a range of benefits to our employees including career development and training. We frequently have vacancies for skilled tradespeople, teachers, carers and support staff.