ORKNEY HEALTH AND CARE
Physical Disabilities Service – Glaitness Centre
Night Social Care Assistant
37 hours per week on a 3 nights on, 3 nights off rota
£28,927 – £30,441 (including shift allowance and Distant Islands Allowance)
The Glaitness Centre is located in Kirkwall and comprises of purpose built Supported Accommodation, Short Breaks services, and day care facilities for people with physical disabilities. This post will be allocated to working in the Supported Accommodation and Short Breaks part of the service on a night shift rota basis.
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual who is able to work both on an individual basis and as a member of a team. You will adopt a person-centred approach to deliver a high standard of flexible and responsive care to service users within the Supported Accommodation and Short Breaks service. You will provide support and assistance to service users using the re-ablement approach that includes support and assistance to service users to maximise and maintain their independence and to access community facilities.
You should have experience of working with people who have disabilities and be committed to the principles of social inclusion. Experience of working with this service user group is preferred.
You should hold an SVQ2 in Care or other relevant qualification to enable registration with the SSSC, or be able to achieve this within 5 years of commencement in the post. You must register with the SSSC within 6 months of appointment.
This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with adults.
For an informal discussion regarding the above post, please contact Dominic Wilson, Registered Manager or Liz Thomson, Senior Social Care Worker on 01856 871960.
Closing Date: Sunday 30 January 2022
Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.
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