Job Vacancies




To apply for a position advertised here, please select a vacancy to view the full job description and follow the instructions on how to apply.

Job Vacancies

Trade Counter Assistant/Storeperson - Tra2561

 

Job Title:

Trade Counter Assistant/Storeperson

Reference No:

Tra2561

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

25 hours per week

Wage:

NMW

Contract:

Permanent

Closing Date:

20th October 2017

Summary of role

As the friendly face of our Trade Counter, you’ll take great pride in meeting the needs of our customers and providing a service with a smile-no matter how busy you are.

Responsibilities and accountabilities

You’ll make a difference both front of house and in the warehouse, stocking shelves and putting orders together to help our customers get the job done.

Attributes and skills

Preferably with experience of retail, sales, cash handling or stock management. A positive attitude and a natural communicator, you should be enthusiastic, polite and always willing to learn something new.

 

 
How To Apply

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:-   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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:

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to: 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 

Childcare Practioner - Chi2440

 

Job Title:

Childcare Practitioner

Reference No:

Chi2440

Location:

Battery Park Nursery

Hours:

 1 x  25hr post available  

Wage:

£8.00

Contract:

Permanent

Closing Date:

Friday 27th October 2017

Achieving Results

HNC or Equivalent in Childcare and Education

Analytical thinking and decision making 

Works as part of team to assess and record children in their care to meet those children’s development needs.

Communication

Must be able to communicate easily with Staff, Children and other agencies involved in the Nursery.

Teamwork

Must be able to work as part of a team, using their initiative of their ideas

Managing resources

The Nursery provides all the resources needed for the children’s development and education.

People Development

The applicant must be approachable, honest and adhere to all Policies and Procedures of the Nursery

Summary of role

To be a proactive member of a staff team who will provide a safe, stimulating and inclusive environment in which young children are supported and encouraged to achieve their full potential.

General Administration

Required to keep records of children’s development  (Learning Journey)

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

HNC (or equivalent) in Childcare and Education

Knowledge of’ Pre birth to three’, ‘Curriculum for Excellence’, ‘and Getting it right for every child’ would be an advantage though training can be given.

Attributes and skills

A knowledge of ‘Pre birth to three’, ‘Curriculum for Excellence’ and ‘Getting it right for every child’ (GIRFEC) would be beneficial

How To Apply

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:-  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

Personal Assistant - per2470

 

Job Title:

Personal Assistant x 2 (Job share, One Driver, One Non-Driver)

Reference No:

Per2470

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

Driver - Tues & Thurs 4.30pm-10pm & Sat 8.30am-3.30pm

Non-Driver - Mon, wed & Fri - 5pm-10pm

Wage:

£8.70

Contract:

Permanent (subject to 12 week probationary period)

Closing Date:

10th November 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) (Driver post only)
  • 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

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:-   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Please state which role you are applying for (driver or non-driver).

Personal Assistant - Per2481

Job Title:

Personal Assistant

Reference No:

Per2481

Location:

Greenock

Hours:

8.5 hours per week

Mon/Tue/Wed/Fri /Sat/Sun

Wage:

£8.20 - £8.45

Closing Date:

10th November 2017

Summary of role

The position is to work with an individual providing personal care. Duties involve helping with everyday tasks including personal care, housework, making breakfast and doing tucks at night.

Experience in social care preferred.

Female applicants only due to personal care requirements.

Successful candidate must be:

  • 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
  • Successful applicant will have to provide two references (one of which must be your current or most recent employer). 
  • PVG Scheme Membership is required.

How To Apply

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:-   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

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.