You will work as part of a caring team to provide personal care, practical assistance and social support to maintain frail older people in their homes.
As such you may have experience of working with frail older people in a care setting. In addition you should have the ability to communicate well, to have good interpersonal skills, to manage your time effectively and be able to work on your own initiative and as a member of a busy team.
The post is peripatetic and as such you may be asked to work in Housing with Care complexes across Falkirk. You must register with the SSSC as a practitioner in care home services for adults within 6 months and meet the conditions of your registration within three years.
You should possess or be willing to undertake an SVQ2. The post will require that you work to cover day and / or back shifts as agreed with the Housing with Care Manager.
You will work 25 hours per week.For an informal discussion, please contact Heather Bowcher, Housing With Care Manager, on (01324) 503669.
If you are the successful candidate, you will be required to gain / maintain PVG scheme membership.