Relief Support Workers
We are currently recruiting for Relief Support Workers. Shifts are available at a variety of times and days of the week. If you would like to apply for a position with us, please download and complete the attached Garvald Glenesk Application Form, or contact the office on 0131 561 9549.
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Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme)
The PVG scheme was implemented on 28th February 2011. This replaces disclosure checks for people working with vulnerable groups.
If you are new to Garvald Glenesk you are responsible for registering with the scheme before you start working with us. Upon receipt of your references we can supply you with a PVG application pack. Registration will cost you £59.
If you are already a member of the scheme we will carry out a scheme record update before you can begin working with us.
Volunteers can become members of the PVG scheme at no cost.
Scottish Social Services Council
Registration with SSSC is compulsory for all workers in Care Home Services for adults.
Support Workers must be registered by 30th September 2015.
Practitioners must be registered by 29th March 2013.
Any new additions to the team at Garvald Glenesk have six months from the beginning of employment to register.
It is the responsibility of the employee to join the register and maintain registration.
More information can be found at: www.sssc.uk.com/sssc/applying-for-registration/what-is-registration/
Volunteering at Garvald Glenesk
If you want to volunteer with Garvald Glenesk or if you are thinking about it and want to know more, we would be happy to have a chat with you. We are always looking for volunteers to support the work in the garden and to assist the residents in social activities.
Please call us on 0131 561 9549 for more information or see the Garden page for garden volunteering opportunities.