Social Care Officers, x 10 Posts, Supported Living PKC09815
£10,503 – £11,512 (16 hours/week)
Flat 41D St Catherine’s Road, Perth, PH1 5SJ
Are you looking for a career that is fulfilling and rewarding?
Within the Supported living team, we are looking for enthusiastic, friendly and personable people to work with a fantastic range of individuals with learning disabilities who we support to live independently in their own home and the community.
The role is varied including: personal care, assisting meal preparation, supporting with medication and budgeting, maintaining household bills/expenditure, maintaining accurate records, attending community-based groups, supporting service users to socialising with friends, being friendly and professional, have good practice and values related to Ambition, Compassion and Integrity.
We offer an opportunity to work towards a recognised qualification SVQ2 in Health and Social Care. Excellent terms and conditions of employment including generous annual leave and pension scheme with PKC.
We have various posts available and minimum contracts of 16.00hrs per week. If you are the right person, we can be flexible and support you to work your hours across 2, 3, or 4 days per week.
You will be: warm and personable, get on well with others, be open minded and friendly.
If this is you, Get in Touch, or Apply Now.
We are looking for you to work effectively and in a safe manner, with the qualities identified on the role profile, while as part of a team.
You will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) however we can support you to do this.
If you would like to know more about the role or require help to complete the online application form, please contact either: Eileen Benbow, Sharon Sandeman or Claire O’Connor On Tel No. 01738 477637.
When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide current contact details (including e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your present or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.
At PKC our values and behaviours influence our work and support us in the delivery of the Perth and Kinross Offer. In your application, and should you be invited to interview, you will be asked to describe situations that support the criteria required in the role and which also demonstrate our values and behaviours. Find out more about PKC and you could soon be joining our team!
Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.
As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.
Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.
A healthy work life balance is important to Perth & Kinross Council and we provide supportive management and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve a healthy work life balance. You will have access to training and support for continued professional development.
Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills picked up during your military career could be transferred directly into a role with local government.
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