Support Worker Location: Waverley Residential Home, Galashiels Hours: 1 x 14 hrs, 1 x 12.75 hrs,...

Orkney Islands Council

Support Worker Location: Waverley Residential Home, Galashiels Hours: 1 x 14 hrs, 1 x 12.75 hrs,...

£38709

Orkney Islands Council, Old Town, Scottish Borders

  • Full time
  • Temporary
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 19 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: ba6a6ded3e8c428996a98c5e58d2f9b1

Full Job Description

You will be required to carry out tasks and duties delegated by senior staff in an effective and efficient manner ensuring at all times the social and domestic care needs of service users.

You will observe the principles of confidentiality in all aspects of practice and ensure the safety and comfort of service users, attending to their general care and wellbeing; including assisting with personal care in keeping with the standards of care required by the Care Inspectorate.

Previous experience in social care is essential.

To be appointed on Grade E
You should hold an SVQ2 or equivalent level qualification in Social Care and achieve an SVQ3 in Social Care or other relevant qualification to enable registration with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults within 5 years of appointment.

To be appointed on Grade F
You should hold an SVQ3 in Social Care or other relevant qualification to enable registration with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults.

You are required to register with the SSSC as a Practitioner in a Care Home Service for Adults within 3 months of appointment.

You should be able to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Orkney to meet the operational requirement of the Service.

Scottish Borders Council £24,431.84 - £25,743.78 per year pro rata - £24,431.84 - £25,743.78 per year pro rata