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Aurrida, KW15 1JT
£23,151 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
9 hours per week

This position has expired.


All Age Learning Disabilities
Aurrida House

Domestic Post

9 hours per week
£23,151 Pro Rata (including shift allowance and distant Islands Allowance)

Aurrida House provides a wide range of high-quality support services for children and young people with additional support needs and their families. This includes part week residential support for school placement, residential and day respite, short breaks, a home-based support service, and an emergency provision.

Aurrida House is seeking a caring, diligent person to join our committed team to provide relief holiday/sickness cover for our existing Domestics.
Applicants will ideally have some experience in cleaning and cooking and be happy working with children and young people, many of whom have a learning disability or complex health needs.

The successful applicant will be required to observe confidentiality in matters relating to children, young people, their families, staff and other departmental matters.
This post is subject to membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children and adults.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Sally Flett Registered Manager on 01856 876160 or the Senior Social Care Worker, Sarah Muir.

If you do not have internet access please contact Customer Services for an application pack at Orkney Islands Council, School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY, tel: (01856) 873535 or e-mail:

Closing Date: 9 October 2022

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.