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St Rognvald's House, KW15 1BB
£17.77 per hour pro rata
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St Rognvald's House

Relief Senior Social Care Worker

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£17.77 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)

You will be required to carry out tasks and duties delegated by the Registered Manager in an effective and efficient manner ensuring at all times the social and domestic care needs of service users. You will observe the principles of confidentiality in all aspects of practice and ensure the safety and comfort of service users, attending to their general care and wellbeing; including assisting with personal care in keeping with the standards of care required by the Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland (SCSWIS).

Previous experience in social care is essential. You should hold an SVQ 3 in Social Services and Health or other relevant professional qualification and registration to meet SSSC professional qualification requirements. You should also either hold either hold or achieve a supervisory or management qualification containing supervision or management theory and practice suitable for a supervisor of a care service with a minimum of 15 credits at SCQF level 7 or above within a 3 year period from initial appointment.

You should be able to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Orkney to meet the operational requirements of the Service.

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

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Shirley Miller on 01856 872106.

The recruitment for the above post is on-going

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.