Domestic Assistants, Dalweem Residential Home, Aberfeldy (PKC02528)

Perth and Kinross Council
£9,353 - £10,208 per year
12 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Domestic Assistants, 3 Posts (Fixed Term until 30 September 2017) (PKC02528)
£9,353 - £10,208 (20 hours per week)
Dalweem Residential Home, Aberfeldy

Dalweem Residential Home is a service for older people providing permanent and respite care placements.

The successful candidates will be required to work as part of a team to deliver high standards.

To ensure a clean, tidy, hygienic and safe environment for all service users, visitors and staff and to undertake kitchen duties as designated.

Domestic type laundry tasks will also be undertaken.

Supporting SCO staff on duty with domestic tasks.

Supporting at meal service times as well as setting and clearing tables.

Shifts will be on a rota basis covering 7 days per week and will include evenings and weekend work.

If you would like any more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Shona Shaw, Care Home Co-Ordinator on 01887 822488.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer.  However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

Have good communication skills and be able to work as part of a team as well as being capable of working on own using your own initiative.

An understanding of working with people who are vulnerable or at risk

Have a basic knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety.

Be able to meet the demands of the job and attend on a regular basis.

Have experience of working within the operational practices and standards of an organisation.

Be able to demonstrate an non-judgemental attitude.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Dalweem - Domestic Assistants - Job Profile.doc

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