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Support Worker - Tuck In - Drivers only (Sup1942)

 

Job Title:

Support Worker – Tuck In – Drivers only

 

Reference No:

Sup1942

 

Location:

Inverclyde - Outreach

 

Hours:

16 Hours

 

Wage:

£8.45 – expenses 40p per mile

 

Responsible to:

Service Manager

 

Closing Date:

Ongoing

 

JOB PURPOSE

·        To provide home support to people in their own homes

·        To provide assistance and support to our service users

·        To enable our client group to remain within their own homes for as long as possible

 

KEY TASKS

·        To visit service users and assist them with bed time routine e.g. change into nightwear, personal care, medical prompts etc

·        To help maintain the service users current skills

 

OTHER DUTIES

·        To ensure that all relevant case paperwork ( e.g. notes, schedules etc) are kept up to date, written up on each visit

 

JOB / PERSON SPECIFICATION

Essential Knowledge / Skills / Experience:

·        Driving licence and access to a car for work

·        Attend all training course which are deemed necessary and/or relevant by the Service Manager

·        A PVG check will be carried out on successful applicants

 

Desirable Knowledge / Skills / Experience:

·        SVQ Level 2 in Care – or working towards completion of module

·        A background in working with elderly client group

 


How to Apply:

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Class 2 Driver/Labourer- Cla2382

 

Reference No:

 Cla2382

Location:

Inverkip

Hours:

Full Time

Wage:

£9.25 p/h. To be reviewed after 1st month

Contract:

Fixed Term - 1 Year

Closing Date:

22/9/17

Duties/Responsibilities of job:

Summary of role

Local employer is looking for an experienced Class 2 Driver to join them as part of their scaffolding division. You will be driving to and from various projects on a daily basis and assist with labouring duties when not driving. You will be working with scaffolders and preferably will have some scaffolding experience.

Responsibilities and accountabilities

Daily responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with loading and unloading
  • Assisting with labouring when required
  • Ad hoc assistance on site 
  • Driving scaffold wagon

Attributes and skills

Requirements for the role:

  • A valid CSCS card
  • Previous driving experience
  • A valid UK driving licence and Class 2 licence
  • Digital tachograph card

How to Apply

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Joiner - Joi2467

Job Title:

Joiner

Reference No:

Joi2467

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

Full Time

Closing Date:

22nd September 2017

Summary of role

Time served joiners required for refurb project in Inverclyde. 

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

Carry out all aspects of 1st, 2nd and final fix work. 

All applicants must be time served, have a valid CSCS Card, own tools, PPE and checkable references. 

 

How To Apply

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Electrician - Ele2468

Job Title:

Electrician

Reference No:

Ele2468

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

Full Time

Closing Date:

22nd September 2017

Summary of role

High end main contractor carrying out domestic/residential fit out and refurbishment projects in Inverclyde

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

  • 5 years minimum experience, fully qualified
  • CSCS Card
  • City & Guilds 17th Edition 
  • City & Guilds 2330/2360 level 2&3 or equivalent

How To Apply

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Personal Assistant - per2470

 

Job Title:

Personal Assistant

Reference No:

Per2470

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

30 hours / week

Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri (4:00/5:00-10:00) & Sat 8:00-4:30

Wage:

£8.70

Contract:

Permanent (subject to 12 week probationary period)

Closing Date:

29th September 2017 

Summary of role

The position is to work with an active 52 year old female wheelchair user providing personal care, social care, accompanying to local swimming club etc. Duties involve helping with, everyday tasks including housework, shopping, washing, meal preparation, ironing, dog walking and driving.

Experience in social care preferred.

Successful candidate must be:

  • A driver with current clean driving licence (as will be required to drive employer's mobility car)
  • Reliable, trustworthy, excellent time keeper
  • Aware of the need for confidentiality and must respect privacy at all times
  • Aware of the importance of dignity and independence
  • Willing to learn and work on own initiative
  • confident with a dog as the owner has one
  • Successful applicant will have to provide two references (one of which must be your current or most recent employer).
  • Female applicants only due to personal care requirements.
  • Further training opportunities will become available.
  • PVG Scheme Membership is required. 
  • There will also be the opportunity of extra hours to cover other shifts on week days to cover staff holidays. The earliest start always 8am with the latest finish 10pm.

 

How To Apply

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Administration Worker - Adm2476

 

Job Title:

Administration Worker

Reference No:

Adm2476

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

16 hours per week

Wage:

National Minimum Wage

Contract:

Permanent

Closing Date:

Friday 22nd September

Summary of role

·         Provision of general clerical/administrative support to all professional staffing as required. 

·         Provide full reception function, including enquiries on any aspect of the services provided. First line assessing client details and case details.

·         General word processing duties and operation of computers. Experience in all recent software.

·         Recording of minutes of meetings.

·         Recording of enquiries, dealing with allocation of resources and   preparation of statistical information.

·         Maintenance of records and filing. Experience in casework and case deadlines.

·         Ordering supplies and maintenance of order records.

·         Preparation and processing accounts.

·         Preparation and processing timesheets.

·         General personnel duties i.e. staffing returns, processing of holiday/sickness records, expenses, wages advice etc.

·         General cash duties as required including petty cash administration.

·         Any other duties and responsibilities as directed by line management.

·         Maintain the strictest confidence on work related matters.

How To Apply

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Cleaner - Cle2480

Job Title:

Cleaner

Reference No:

Cle2480

Location:

Port Glasgow

Hours:

18 hours per week

Wage:

£7.85 per hour

Closing Date:

Thursday 21st September

Summary of role

Provision of an efficient cleaning service within an older person’s day care service, ensuring compliance with relevant Health & Safety and hygiene regulations.

Responsibilities and accountabilities

1)    General cleaning including dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, restroom and shower area cleaning etc.

2)      Use electrically powered steam mop on flooring.

3)      Emptying waste bins or similar receptacles, transporting waste material to designated collection points.

4)       Suction cleaning carpeted areas and “spot” cleaning carpets.

5)      To dust, damp wipe, wash or polish furniture, ledges, window sills, external surfaces of cupboards, radiators, shelves and fitments.

6)      To replenish consumable items (soap, toilet rolls, paper towels) as required, request replenishment of supplies.

7)      Contribute to Kitchen cleaning as required including cleaning cookers, extraction units and work surface areas.

8)       Comply with Health and Safety, Fire Regulations and other relevant legislation and policies.

9)      Work collaboratively with care and catering staff within the day care environment.

10)  To carry out any other reasonable duties within the overall function of the job.

 

How To Apply

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Trainee Dental Nurse - Tra2482

Job Title:

Trainee Dental Nurse

Reference No:

Tra2482

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

34 Hours per week

Wage:

National Minimum Wage

Closing Date:

Monday 25th September

Applications restricted to those aged 16 - 24 years relative to apprenticeship funding criteria

Summary of role

Duties:
• Attend appropriate college course and complete all course work and examinations as required. 
• Develop competence across a wide range of dental chairside support procedures.
• Develop knowledge of a wide range of treatment procedures and the relevant support necessary to ensure effective outcomes.
• Develop competence in the use of dental materials across a wide range of dental treatment procedures.
• Develop and demonstrate competence in decontamination and sterilisation of instruments and clinical areas ensuring appropriate records are completed.
• Accurately complete patient clinical records as directed.
• Handle all substances in accordance with health and safety policies.
• Complete laboratory request forms, keep records of work sent, received and fitted.
• Ensure adequate stocks of materials and other items within the surgery.
• Ensure computer/written records are accurately maintained and securely stored.
• Liaise with reception to ensure smooth patient communications.
• Attend and participate in practice meetings.
• Other duties as necessary for the efficient operation of the practice (including the duties and tasks of receptionist as required).
• Undergo training as may be required to develop skills and abilities.
• Attend training for medical emergencies and CPR.
• Act in accordance with the practice rules and code of conduct.
• Be responsible as part of the clinical team for the care of the patient from arrival to completion of treatment.

 

Person Specification:
• Excellent communication skills – ability to speak clearly with appropriate use of language.
• Strong interest in working with the public.
• Ability to empathise with people who may be anxious and be supportive.
• Friendly manner.
• Able to work well as part of a team.
• Enthusiastic demeanour.
• Positive attitude.
• Able to manage time and work to tight timescales.
• Professional approach to work.
• Flexible and comfortable with change.

Miscellaneous

Additional Information:
All new recruits require to be vaccinated against Hepatitis B and also require screening for Hepatitis C, HIV and TB – this will be arranged once a job offer has been made and will be arranged by the practice via occupational health.
PVG (previously Disclosure Scotland) check and 2 references will be taken up. 
The contract will be dependent upon the satisfactory results of health screening, and these checks.

How To Apply

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Part Time Administration Assistant - Par2510

Job Title:

Part Time Administration Assistant

Reference No:

Par2510

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

TBA

Wage:

Exceeds NMW

Duration:

Perm

Closing Date:

22/09/2017

Summary of role

You will carry out a wide range of administrative duties. You will have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize your workload. In addition, you must also possess good verbal and written communication skills. You will be confident, self-motivated, and able to work with or without supervision and exercise tact, initiative and confidentiality at all times.
Flexibility is essential as is the need to work well under pressure and as part of a team.

Responsibilities and accountabilities

Duties:

  • Answering calls
  • Typing minutes
  • General filing, manually & electronically
  • Maintaining drawing filing system
  • Assisting Site Manager with timesheets
  • Ensure plant log is up today
  • Dealing with handover

 

Ideal candidate would be IT literate and have previous administration experience.  

 

How to Apply: 

 

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Labourer - Lab2372

Job Title:

Labourer

Reference No:

Lab2373

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

37.5

Wage:

£7.50

Contract:

Perm

Closing Date:

22/09/2017

Summary of role

Labourer required for local Scaffolding Company. Duties include loading/unloading Lorries / assisting scaffolders with tools/equipment and any other labouring duties. This is a manual job and requires a fit and sensible person as heavy lifting is required.

A current CSCS card will be required and you must have your own PPE

How To Apply

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Labourer Driver - Dri2383

Job Title:

Driver Labourer

Reference No:

Dri 2383

Location:

Inverkip

Hours:

37.5

Wage:

NMW

Contract:

Perm

Closing Date:

22/09/2017

Summary of role

Labourer/Driver required for busy Scaffolding company based in Inverclyde. Tasks include loading and unloading wagons, deliveries and collections from site, driving staff to and from sites and general labouring duties. Driving licence for 7.5t vehicles and a Valid CSCS card is desirable.

 

How To Apply

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Apprentice Vehicle Technician - App2513

Job Title:

Apprentice Vehicle Technician

Reference No:

App2513

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

40hrs Per wk

Wage:

Apprenticeship Rate

Duration:

Permanent

Closing Date:

29/09/2017

Summary of role

Due to funding applicants must be 16-19yrs only

 

Working based garage looking for an apprentice to assist with day to day running of the garage. The chosen candidate will need to be able to work without too much assistance and will already have some Motor Vehicle experience.

The chosen applicant will be expected to work alongside a trained technician and assist with tasks such as:

  • MOT testing
  • Car and Van Servicing
  • Tyre Replacements
  • Welding and Exhaust Replacements
  • With further tasks being added with confidence
  • Eventually being able to carry out these tasks unassisted

 

Desired skills

The chosen applicant will preferably have some experience in working in a garage and should be able to carry out basic tasks without much prompting.

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • Reliable
  • Punctual

How to Apply

 

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Ground Worker - Gro2511

Job Title:

Ground Worker

Reference No:

Gro2511

Location:

Inverclyde

Hours:

40

Wage:

Exceeds NMW

Duration:

Perm

Closing Date:

22/09/2017

Summary of role

We are looking for an experienced ground worker labourer to assist in our projects in and around Inverclyde

Knowledge of general groundworks including drainage, excavation and road surfacing knowledge as well as good interpersonal skills are beneficial.

Requirements

CSCS Card

PPE

Hardworking & willing

How to Apply

 

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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Mec2512

Job Title:

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Reference No:

Mec2512

Location:

Renfrew

Hours:

37.5

Wage:

Negotiable

Duration:

Permanent

Closing Date:

22/09/2017

Summary of role


Attending breakdowns throughout the factory
Carrying out planned maintenance across the plant
Ensure that job changes are effectively and efficiently complete within agreed timescales.
Ensure that reactive and planned maintenance is undertaken in a safe manner

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

* Mechanically apprentice trained
* Experience of working in a heavy industry environment
* Capable of working independently
* Have a hands on approach to problem solving

How to Apply

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Due to the high volume of applicants applying for the vacancies being advertised we will no longer be writing to candidates who are not short-listed for interview. 

If you do not hear from us within 6 weeks from the closing date you should presume that your application has not been successful.