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Various areas throughout the City, Glasgow
£18,010.81 - £20,789.13 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
24 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of Permanent Social Care Worker (Day) 24 hours (2 x 12 hour shifts per week) in the residential setting for Older People / Physical Disability within our care homes.
Permanent posts - attached is a list of all current permanent 24 hour per week post(s).  As this recruitment progresses, vacancies which arise during this time will be included to this advert.
Previous experience of working with vulnerable adults / older people is essential.  You will work as part of a team with direction from Senior staff to provide assistance which promotes the physical social and emotional needs of older people.  To undertake tasks which enable residents to develop individuality, whilst recognising their rights to dignity, privacy and choice.  You must be able to work without supervision, be caring, tolerant, flexible, competent in English both written and spoken and be conversant with Health and Safety at Work legislation.  Applications are welcome from ethnic minorities and fluent speakers of other languages – Cantonese, Hakka, Punjabi, Urdu.
This post will require you to have or to have the ability to undertake and attain a SVQ Level 2 qualification in Health and Social Care or equivalent, to meet the requirements of registration to the Scottish Social Services Council.   Glasgow City Council will provide support and meet the cost for undertaking this qualification.
This advert will be held open for a 3 month period from the closing date to allow the Recruitment process to be concluded.  Any vacancies which arise during this 3 month period on a citywide basis will be filled from this advert.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

These posts are excepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 (as amended).

As Scottish Social Services Council registration is a statutory requirement for this post under the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001, you must either be already registered or be registered within 6 months from the date you start in this post.  Your employment is subject to your continued registrations.  

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054. Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request. Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

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