Overview

CAITHNESS INTEGRATED HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE TEAM

SENIOR HEALTH AND CARE SUPPORT WORKER (REABLEMENT)

WILLIAM SMITH HOUSE, THURSO

 (BAND 3)

(Salary: £21,709 – £23,603 pro-rata)

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.

Are you interested in being part of the West Caithness Health and Social Care Integrated Team? If so this is the post for you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the West Caithness 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. 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.

Experience not required, as full training and induction will be given. Opportunities to complete your SVQ in Health & Social Care, and the possibility of further career progression

A driving licence is essential for this post and applicants should have access to their own vehicle for work purposes, travel expenses available. There are pool vehicles available in rural areas.

This is a permanent 21 hours per week post, Hours will be 8am – 2pm worked on a rota basis of four days on four days off. Enhancements paid for unsociable hours and weekend work.

Additional hours also available through the integrated staff bank.

Informal enquiries to:  Vicky Campbell, Care At Home Officer, West Caithness ; Telephone Number 01847 808551; Email: Vicky.campbell2@nhs.scot. 

 Apply online via: https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=128493

Recruitment team can be contacted by e-mail northarea.recruitment@nhs.scot or telephoning 01955 880404.

 CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS: Sunday 11th December 2022.

 Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated.   Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

 PLEASE NOTE – You should apply for this post by completing the application process on Job Train.  We suggest you use Internet Browser “Google Chrome” or “Microsoft Edge” 

DO NOT upload a CV as this will not be used for short listing purposes. 

Once you have submitted your application form you will be unable to make any amendments. 

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