Location East Caithness

Highland Health & Social Care
Senior Health & Social Care Support Worker
22.75 hours per week, 4 days on 4 days off
Fixed term for 1 year
Band 3 - 17,760 - 20,727 pro rata per annum
Plus weekend enhancements where appropriate
Are you interested in being part of the East Caithness Health and Social Care Integrated Team? If so this is the post for you.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within the East Caithness Health and Social Care Team. We are looking for a motivated & enthusiastic individual who will be part of a multidisciplinary team working with patients in their own homes to provide holistic care. Your primary responsibility will be to assist with enabling people to maintain their independence at home and supporting people after they have left hospital. The post holder needs to be flexible and able to use their own initiative. The post-holder will provide high standards of patient care in support of the team to ensure delivery of a high quality service to the local community.
This is a part-time post, plus an on-call commitment, to be worked flexibly in order to meet service requirements. A driving licence is essential for this post and applicants should have access to their own vehicle for work purposes.
Informal inquiries will be welcomed by Sarah Dunnet, Acting Care at Home Officer (01955) 602413.
Application Forms and Job Descriptions are available from and should be returned to Employment Services Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW, Telephone 01463 705150 or by emailing your name and address to nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net
Please quote reference in the subject line of your email NW2 17 075
Closing date for completed applications: Friday 20th October, 2017