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Taigh A Chridhe Uile Naomh Daliburgh Lochboisdale Isle of South Uist, HS8 5SS
£27,243 - £28,323 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
20 hours per week


Social Care Assistant, Taigh A'chridhe Uile Naomh (3879)

20 hours per week, Permanent post
14,725 to £15,309 per annum, inclusive of £1,482 per annum Distant Islands Allowance

You will work enthusiastically as a member of a team that promotes and supports Adults with Support Needs to actively take part within local resources and facilities, to maximise their inclusion, independence and planned outcomes. This can be within a variety of settings and include the overnight support needs of a person where necessary.

You should have an understanding of the rights and responsibilities of people with support needs, the ability to listen effectively and communicate clearly and the ability to work as part of a team. You should also have SVQ Level II in Care (or equivalent), in the absence of this - you must have the ability to undertake and achieve this qualification - 36 months after registration with the SSSC.

This role requires the wearing and use of PPE.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with adults.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.

Please see attached 'Job Description & Person Specification ' for further information.

Closing Date: Monday 29 July 2024



  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Scottish Living Wage