Location Lochinver Area

Senior Health & Social Care Support Worker
17.5 hours per week
Permanent
Band 3 - 18,292 - 21,349 pro rata per annum
Plus weekend enhancements where appropriate
Are you interested in being part of the North Sutherland Health and Social Care Integrated Team? If so this is the post for you.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within the North Sutherland 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. You will be based in the North Sutherland Integrated Team. 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 permanent 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 Annie Hall, on 01641 521876 or Email: annie.hall2@nhs.net
Application Forms and Job Descriptions can be downloaded via our website www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk or available from, and to be returned to, the 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
Short-listed applicants may be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote reference in the subject line of your email NW2/18/052A
Closing date for completed applications: 19th September 2018
NHS Highland is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications irrespective of race, gender, age, disability or sexual orientation