North & West Sutherland Integrated Health & Social Care Team

Senior Health and Care Support Worker (Band 3)
22.5 hours per week permanent
Based at Lochinver or Kinlochbervie
(Salary 17,760 - 20,727 pro-rata + additional payments for unsocial hours)

Are you interested in being part of the North & West Sutherland Integrated Health and Social Care Team? Do you have experience of working in a care environment and SVQ level 3 or equivalent in care or a willingness to train towards this? If so this could be the perfect job for you.

Visiting individuals in their own homes, the successful applicant will support adults with complex physical and mental health needs, and the role will focus on enablement and assisting with end of life care.
Working hours will be rostered, this will include working weekday and weekend unsocial hours, and there may be a need for occasional night duty.

A driving licence is essential and, whilst a pool car may be available, the applicant will need to have access to their own vehicle for work purposes.

In return for your enthusiasm and commitment we provide a supportive working environment and access to further training and development opportunities.

For informal enquiries please phone Sandra MacFarlane, District Nurse Advanced Practitioner and Professional Lead on Tel: 01571 844452 or Heather Taylor, Integrated Team Lead on Tel: 01408 664016.

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 063/17.18ES1) by telephoning Employment Services on 01955 880403 or by emailing northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS: 12 Noon Friday 24th November 2017.