Highland Health & Social Care Partnership

Location Pultney House, Wick
ES2.19.10
SOCIAL CARE WORKER
37.5 hours per week,
Permanent
Band 4
Salary Scale: 20,911 - 23,597 pro rata 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.

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 to: Elizabeth Sinclair, Deputy Manager: Tel: 01955 602844; or Email: elizabeth.sinclair4@nhs.net
Application Form and Job Description 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, Inverness Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW 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 ES2.19.10
Closing date for completed applications: 25th February 2019