Highland Health & Social Care
Location – Pulteney House, Wick
Post Title – Social Care Worker
37.5 hours per week
Fixed Term to cover Maternity Leave until 31/01/2018
Grade & Salary Scale: Band 4 £19,902 - £22,683 per annum
Highland Health and Social Care Services help people from all walks of life, as well as their families or carers. Health and Social Care in Highland provides help and assistance in many situations arising due to illness, disability, old age or poverty.
The post is responsible for supporting vulnerable people in residential setting and to contribute to the movement and treatment of clients to maximise their physical comfort. For further information please refer to job description.In order to be able to carry out the duties of this post effectively and safely, candidates will be able to provide evidence of a good basic education, good written communication and report writing skills.
Applicants should have experience in working with people in a care setting. Minimum of SVQ 2 in Social Care or equivalent and commitment to achieve SVQ3 in Social Care or equivalent plus holding or commitment to work towards a PDA in Administration of Medication. For further information please refer to the person specification.Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Penny Cormack, Care Home Manager or Liz Sinclair, Deputy Manager on Tel. No. 01955 602844.
Application Forms and Job Descriptions are available from and should be returned to Employment Services Section, John Dewar Building, Inverness Business & Retail Park, Highlander Way, Inverness, IV2 7GE or by emailing your name and address to firstname.lastname@example.orgPlease quote reference in the subject line of your email – NW2 17 028
Closing date for completed applications: Monday 3rd April, 2017
Last edited by Bill Fernie; 17-Mar-17 at 13:00.