Social Care Worker (FIF05543)
Contract Type: Temporary for 2 years
Work Pattern: Dayshift/Backshift/Nightshift and weekends
Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 31 October 2016
You will contribute to meeting the personal, social and emotional needs of older people and their carers.
Fife Council pays the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate to employees earning less than £8.33 per hour. If the hourly rate of pay for the post is less than the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate a supplement will be paid.
Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain PVG Scheme Membership through Disclosure Scotland, in addition to which you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council.
You will contribute to meeting the personal, social and emotional needs of older people and their carers, including responsibility for assisting people with personal care, administering medication, care planning, keyworking and activities.
You will have the ability to achieve an SVQ Level III.
You will safely carry out the activities outlined above, it is essential to have the ability to comfortably kneel on beds and floors and be able to rise without difficulty.
You will work within Health and Safety requirements when using equipment provided for handling situations and being aware of individuals’ risk assessments is essential.
In Fife Council the way we work matters, and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:
• Take ownership
• Focus on customers
• Work together
• Embrace technology & information
• Deliver results
For an informal discussion please contact Janice Martin on 03451 55 55 55 + Ext 450729 (Direct Line) or email Janice.Martin@fife.gov.uk
Health Social Care Partnership Info Sheet.docx
RR82 TandCs March 2015.doc
Social Care Worker RS71 OP.docx