Senior Health and Social Care Support Worker

Band 3 (£25,468 - £27,486)

NHS HIGHLAND, Willowbank

  • Part time
  • Permanent

Posted 3 weeks ago, 9 Feb | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: None

Full Job Description

Highland Health and Social Care Services help people from all walks of life, as well as their families or carers. Health and Social Care in Highland provides help and assistance in many situations arising due to illness, disability, old age or poverty.

Are you interested in being part of the East Caithness Health and Social Care Integrated Team? If so this is the post for you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the East Caithness Health and Social Care Team. We are looking for a motivated & enthusiastic individual who will be part of a multidisciplinary team, working with patients in their own homes to provide holistic care. Your primary responsibility will be to provide support and assistance to service users to maximise and maintain their independence. The post holder needs to be flexible and able to use their own initiative. The post-holder will provide high standards of patient care in support of the team to ensure delivery of a high quality service to the local community.

A driving licence is essential for this post and applicants should have access to their own vehicle for work purposes.

This is a Fixed Term 17.5 hour post to December 2024 and the hours will be 5pm - 10pm, worked on a rota basis of four days on four days off or as per service requirements.

Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Hannah McIntosh, Care at Home Officer Tel: , Email: hannah.mcintosh@nhs.scot .

Recruitment team can be contacted by e-mail northarea.recruitment@nhs.scot or telephoning .

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NHS Highland is geographically the largest of the 14 regional boards of NHS Scotland, covering an area of 12,500 square miles, across Highland and Argyll & Bute.

As a board we strive to ensure the environment is conducive to nurturing a positive culture, supported and delivered through our NHS and Social Care values.

Care and compassion

Dignity and respect

Openness, honesty and responsibility

Quality and teamwork