Senior Social Care Worker (Day)

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Glasgow, Glasgow City
£32,617.77 - £37,711.08
29 Sep 2021
17 Oct 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Glasgow City Council


Senior Social Care Worker (Day)

(2 Posts) £32,617.77 - £37711.08

Location: Hawthorn House and Orchard Grove

Ref: GLA07601

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of Permanent Senior Social Care Worker (Day - 12 hour shifts) in the residential setting for Older People/Physical Disability within our care home Hawthorn House and Orchard Grove.

The role is to assist Senior Management in the task of promoting Glasgow City Council’s policy on care for elderly people. Applicants must have the ability to manage a range of cases and supervise others in maintaining and improving the well-being and security of service users and the community. Knowledge and skills in promoting individual care and independence,  particular to the needs of older people, is essential. HNC in Social Care, SVQ Level lll (Health and Social Care) or equivalent is desirable.

Applications are welcome from ethnic minorities and fluent speakers of other languages, for example, Cantonese, Hakka, Punjabi, Urdu.

This advert will be held open for a 3 month period from the closing date to allow the Recruitment process to be concluded. Any vacancies which arise during this 3 month period on a citywide basis will be filled from this advert.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

As Scottish Social Services Council registration is a statutory requirement for this post under the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001, you must either be already registered or be registered within 6 months from the date you start in this post. Your employment is subject to your continued registrations.

These posts are excepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 (as amended).

To apply for this vacancy online please visit

Closing date is 11.59pm on Sunday 17 October 2021.

Information is available in alternative formats, on request.

Phone 0141 287 9911, option 2.

The council is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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