Lead Carer – Inverness

Title of Post:  Lead Carer

Responsible to: Service Manager

Pay Scale: £10.00 per hour

Contract:  Temporary – 3 Months initially

Location:  Inverness

Hours:  37.5 hours per week + on call duties

If you have experience of working in the health & social care sector this could be the perfect role for you!

Highland Home Carers is looking for a Lead Carer (Temporary) for our Care at Home Team in Inverness. Highland Home Carers Ltd provides professionally trained care workers to support local people, enabling them to remain in their own home in the community.

As a Lead Carer, you will be responsible for leading and supervising the care team to provide a high standard of personal care to the individuals we support in the community. On occasions, you will deliver care yourself.

You will have proven experience of working in a social care role, ideally holding an SVQ Level 3 in Social Services & Health Care, however this is not essential. You will have experience of carrying out person-centered assessments and compiling outcome-focused care plans. You will also have experience of liaising with NHS and other professionals and outside agencies about referrals for people who need care. Key in this role will be strong communication skills, with an ability to build rapport and develop effective relationships.

This role is full time, working 5 days per week.

Driving License Essential

You can view the full Job Description here: Job Description – Lead Carer – Inverness

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