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Care and Support Worker / Senior Care and Support Worker at MYCARE - Closing Date: ASAP content

Care and Support Worker / Senior Care and Support Worker at MYCARE - Closing Date: ASAP

Care and Support Worker / Senior Care and Support Worker at MYCARE - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Care and Support Worker / Senior Care and Support Worker

Company: MYCARE

  • Job Specification:
  • To provide personal and practical care services for people with a wide range of illnesses and disabilities.
  • To assist service users with getting up in the morning, dressing, undressing, washing, bathing and the toilet where necessary.
  • To help service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, including incontinence and help in use- and care of aids and personal equipment. To help care for service users who are dying.
  • To help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of service users through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreation.
  • To make and change beds; tidy rooms; do light cleaning and empty commodes. *To launder service users’ clothing as required.
  • To set tables and trays, serve meals, feed service users who need help, prepare light meals and wash up, and tidy and clear away.
  • To read and write in log-book records and take part in staff and service users' meetings and in training activities as directed.
  • To support all of our clients (elderly, learning disability, mental health etc) to live their lives as independently as their potential allows.
  • To conform to all policies, procedures and guidelines laid down by My Care in respect of carrying out these care duties and in other administrative aspects of the business, as relevant.
  • To be available to work as and when agreed with My Care giving, where possible, 24 hours’ notice of any cancellation.

Person Specification:

The following personal attributes are considered essential to the post of care/ support worker and senior care/ support worker: 1. self motivated 2. organised 3. flexible 4. caring 5. sensitive to the needs of others and to the sick or infirm 6. an active team player but also able to work on own initiative 7. a good communicator

Qualifications and Experience Required:

No experience necessary as full and ongoing training is given.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

The shifts are 7am-1pm and 4pm-10pm

Pay:

The rate of pay is currently £9.70 per hour

How to Apply:

Applications are online at perth@mycare.uk.com

Closing Date:

ASAP

Trainee Painter/Finisher at Gillies and Mackay, Errol, Perthshire - Closing Date: ASAP content

Trainee Painter/Finisher at Gillies and Mackay, Errol, Perthshire - Closing Date: ASAP

Trainee Painter/Finisher at Gillies and Mackay, Errol, Perthshire - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Trainee Painter/Finisher

Company: Gillies and Mackay, Errol, Perthshire

Job Specification:

  • Painting/Finishing
  • Shingling
  • Lifting and Manual Handling
  • Forklift Driving
  • General Labouring
  • Your day-to-day work will be heavily focused on working directly with and supporting your Bench Makers to achieve the operational priorities for the company

Person Specification:

  • Attention to detail is paramount within this role as they will be the final quality check before buildings leave the workshop
  • Ability to learn new skills specific to the G&M standard
  • Focused accuracy and speed
  • Understanding and respect for Health and Safety
  • Committed to personal development and a dedication to learning
  • Thrives in an organised, but flexible, working environment
  • Easily prioritises tasks and manage their time

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Training will be provided.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

36 hrs per week

Pay:

£8.75 per hour (starting salary)

How to Apply:

https://gilliesandmackay.com/jobs/

Closing Date:

ASAP

Administration Assistant at Renubathrooms: Perth - Closing Date: ASAP content

Administration Assistant at Renubathrooms: Perth - Closing Date: ASAP

Administration Assistant at Renubathrooms: Perth - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Administration Assistant

Company: Renubathrooms: Perth

Job Specification:

The role will mainly involve inputting invoices and handling our purchase ledger. There will also be telephone answering and some stock control as well. The role that we have is for an admin person. Ideally we want someone who has experience of QuickBooks as this is the software that we use for our invoicing and accounts

Person Specification:

  • Accurate
  • Flexible
  • Good Team Player
  • Problem Solver 

Qualifications and Experience Required:

We will consider any applicants that have relevant experience/qualifications. The most important factor will be personality and ambition to learn! We are a tight knit team and work closely together

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

We offer 28 days holiday per annum (inc bank holidays) depending on the agreed contract.

Pay:

Meets minimum wag

How to Apply:

CV and cover letter to:

info@renubathrooms.co.uk

Closing Date:

ASAP

Waiting Staff at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP content

Waiting Staff at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP

Waiting Staff at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Waiting Staff

Company: Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore 

Job Specification:

  • Setting the tables with cloths, napkins, cutlery and decorations such as flowers
  • Welcoming the diners and showing them to a table, answering questions about the menu and recommending wine
  • Writing down or remembering orders for food and drink and taking the order into the kitchen
  • Carrying each course of the meal from the kitchen to the table
  • In silver service, serving food onto diners' plates from a platter balanced on your arm
  • Meeting living wage Printing off the bill, taking payment by cash, debit or credit card and giving change and the receipt
  • Cleaning and setting the tables for the next diners
  • Dealing with several tables at once, each at a different stage of the meal

Person Specification:

  • A smart appearance
  • Good understanding of hygiene
  • Friendly, helpful, polite manner
  • Good communication skills
  • Steady hand - for carrying piles of hot and cold dishes
  • Energy and stamina

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Experience required though full training will be provided

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Full or Part-Time

Pay:

Meeting living wage

How to Apply:

Send CV and cover letter to employment@gloadburn.com

Closing Date:

ASAP

 

Kitchen Porter at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP content

Kitchen Porter at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP

Kitchen Porter at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Kitchen Porter

Company: Kitchen Porter at Gloagburn Farm Shop Tibbermore

Job Specification:

  • Carrying in food deliveries and putting them into store
  • Cleaning ovens, dishes, pans and other equipment
  • Cleaning the floor and disposing of kitchen waste and rubbish correctly
  • Keeping kitchen walls and work surfaces clean
  • Bringing food in from the storeroom
  • Checking sell-by dates and rotating stock
  • Peeling and cutting vegetables, chopping meat, plucking poultry, skinning and gutting fish
  • Preparing simple food
  • Using machinery such as grinders, mincers, slicers and mixer

Person Specification:

  • Energetic and hard-working
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Able to multitask
  • A fast worker
  • A good team worker
  • Able to stay calm under pressure

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Experience required though full training will be provided

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Full or Part time

Pay:

Meeting living wage

How to Apply:

Send CV and cover letter to employment@gloadburn.com

Closing Date:

ASAP

Support Worker at Ark Housing Perthshire - Closing Date: on-going recruitment content

Support Worker at Ark Housing Perthshire - Closing Date: on-going recruitment

Support Worker at Ark Housing Perthshire - Closing Date: on-going recruitment

Job Title: Support Worker

Company: Ark Housing Perthshire 

Job Specification:

Working with colleagues as part of an effective and efficient team to support vulnerable service users.
Communicate and work well with individuals to provide individual care and maintain appropriate relationships.
Carry out tasks in accordance with organisational policies, procedures and guidelines.
Being responsible in supporting individuals throughout the activities, giving positive feedback and encouragement.

Person Specification:

Working with colleagues as part of an effective and efficient team to support vulnerable service users.
Communicate and work well with individuals to provide individual care and maintain appropriate relationships.
Carry out tasks in accordance with organisational policies, procedures and guidelines.
Being responsible in supporting individuals throughout the activities, giving positive feedback and encouragement.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

This is an exciting role and comes at a time where Ark have undertaken a major piece of work where we have reviewed and developed our Business Plan for the next 5 years and beyond. This business plan will see Ark reshape as a modern, future-focused organisation that builds on our technological and digital capability that aims to positively impact on the lives of its tenants, supported people and staff

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Full-time, Part-time and Waking Night posts

Pay:

£9.51 per hour

How to Apply:

For an application form and a Support Worker job outline please visit our website- arkha.org.uk/current-vacancies or email recruitment@arkha.org.uk

Closing Date:

On going recruitment process at present

Community Development Officer at Scottish Refugee Council Perth (primarily working from home) - Closing Date: 29 September 2021 content

Community Development Officer at Scottish Refugee Council Perth (primarily working from home) - Closing Date: 29 September 2021

Community Development Officer at Scottish Refugee Council Perth (primarily working from home) - Closing Date: 29 September 2021

Job Title: Community Development Officer

Company: Scottish Refugee Council Perth (primarily working from home)

Job Specification:

  • Engage with and prepare refugee assisting groups and organisations, as well as established Afghan groups to support the relocated individuals.
  • Collaborate with P&K support staff and other statutory and voluntary agencies to establish service users’ needs and maintain regular contact with the Council; and
  • Understand the services offered by the organisation including access to the Help Line and the Community Digital Champion network.
  • Signpost individuals to the relevant support services and information available to them from within the community.
  • Provide individual support when signposting and community support cannot be obtained.
  • Encourage individuals to become active residents of Perth & Kinross, to connect to a supportive community and to use their skills to enrich the communities in which they live; and,
  • Encourage individuals to use their developing English language skills in social settings and in their engagement with the wider community.

Person Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Basic word processing skills
  • Sound interpersonal and group work skills
  • A commitment to anti-discriminatory community work practice
  • Experience of working effectively across an organisation

Qualifications and Experience Required:

A sound understanding of the principles and practice of community development

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Part time

Pay:

£24,457 pro-rata

How to Apply:

Application packs are available on our website: scottishrefugeecouncil.org.uk/about/work-for-us

Completed applications should be emailed to recruitment@scottishrefugeecouncil.org.uk by the closing date

Closing Date:

29 September 2021

Bar Staff at Deans Restaurant Perth - Closing Date: 30 September 2021 content

Bar Staff at Deans Restaurant Perth - Closing Date: 30 September 2021

Bar Staff at Deans Restaurant Perth - Closing Date: 30 September 2021

Job Title: Bar Staff

Company: Deans Restaurant Perth

Job Specification:

A great opportunity to make some extra money over the evenings and weekends, offering hours out with normal day job / school / college hours. You will be part of a team offering Perth's most prestigious dining experience. Our aim is to offer the best service, food, drinks and atmosphere you can find in the area whilst having fun in the workplace.

Person Specification:

  • Have positive, 'can do' attitude
  • Be passionate and driven
  • Be punctual
  • Happiest when delivering excellent customer service

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Full training will be given, experience in a similar customer service driven role is preferred but not essential.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

  • 10 - 15 Hours per week
  • monthly credit card and cash tips
  • Paid Overtime
  • 30% Off at Deans
  • Training, Courses and career progression available

Pay:

Salary: £9.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Tips

Benefits:

  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount

How to Apply:

To apply please respond with your CV. Look us up under @deansrestaurant on Instagram, or for more information please visit our website www.letseatperth.co.uk

Closing Date:

30 September 2021

Warehouse Assistant at Carpetright, Perth - Closing Date: 30th September 2021 content

Warehouse Assistant at Carpetright, Perth - Closing Date: 30th September 2021

Warehouse Assistant at Carpetright, Perth - Closing Date: 30th September 2021

Job Title: Warehouse Assistant

Company: Carpetright, Perth

Job Specification:

You will be responsible for the receipt and handling of deliveries to store, assisting with storage and dispatch of all products, cutting carpet and ensuring the Warehouse is clean, tidy and free from any hazards. This is an integral part of the store team, and you will play your part in providing an inspirational and enjoyable experience for our customers.

Person Specification:

  • Enthusiasm to drive our business forward and personally succeed.
  • Experience within a warehouse/stock room environment.
  • Forklift/Boom Truck Licence would be advantageous.
  • A real passion for service and customers.
  • A fun and positive attitude.
  • Strong desire and belief to be the best in all aspects of your role.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Previous experience preferred though full on the job training will be provide.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

20 hours per week

  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discount Portal
  • Uniform
  • Comprehensive Product training with ongoing updates.
  • Colleague Discount Scheme.
  • Save as you earn scheme.
  • Opportunity for career progression supported by structured development.
  • Industry leading induction and training programme

Pay:

Meets minimum wag

How to Apply:

 Apply on company site, (Carpet wise)

Closing Date:

30th September 2021

Various Hospitality related positions at Gleneagles Hotel - Closing Date: 30 September 2021 content

Various Hospitality related positions at Gleneagles Hotel - Closing Date: 30 September 2021

Various Hospitality related positions at Gleneagles Hotel - Closing Date: 30 September 2021

Job Title: Various Hospitality related positions

Company: Gleneagles Hotel

Job Specification:

Whether you’re a cocktail connoisseur who knows their Caipirinha from their Cosmopolitan; a hawk eye for detail who has the makings of a superb housekeeper; a service sensation who can exceed guest expectations in our restaurants; or simply a great team player looking to earn extra cash during term, at weekends or through the holidays, Gleneagles offers fantastic job opportunities across many different roles and disciplines.

Person Specification:

We’re always on the lookout for the best talent and are committed to providing a warm and inclusive working environment that enables our people to develop professionally whilst making friends and having fun along the way.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Whatever your background, interests, skills or experience, we offer shifts to suit your commitments; generous holiday entitlement; and a fantastic range of perks and benefits, including a monthly Greggs snack, Caffè Nero coffee and cinema ticket, and discounts across high street shops, Gleneagles and hotel properties worldwide. 

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Various shifts are available.

Pay:

A minimum rate of £9 per hour

How to Apply:

Check out vacancies at www.gleneagles.com/careers, or get in touch with their Talent team for an informal chat  at emma.maclaren@gleneagles.com

Closing Date:

30 September 2021

Housekeeper – Barchester Care Home - Closing Date: 8 October 2021 content

Housekeeper – Barchester Care Home - Closing Date: 8 October 2021

Housekeeper – Barchester Care Home - Closing Date: 8 October 2021

Job Title: Housekeeper

Company: Barchester Care Home

Job Specification:

As a Head of Housekeeping at a Barchester care home, you’ll help to create the warm and homely surroundings that are so important to delivering quality care and support. Leading a team of housekeeping staff, you’ll ensure that every room and living space is maintained to the highest standards. The Head of Housekeeping role demands excellent attention to detail, but we’ll also rely on you to motivate everyone in your team to be at their best. Put simply, you’ll help to make your care home a shining example of a high-quality care environment.

Person Specification:

A caring nature and good communication skills are important as you’ll often come into contact with other members of staff, residents and their relatives

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Experience of housekeeping in a hospital environment will be very advantageous for the role of Housekeeper.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

  • Free learning and development
    • Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
    • A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
    • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme

Pay:

Part Time post: £10.40 per hour

How to Apply:

tel: 0800 048 5434 for further details and how to apply

Closing Date:

8 October 2021

Apprentice Trainee Window Cleaner at Smith Services Ltd, Perth - Closing Date: 8th October 2021 content

Apprentice Trainee Window Cleaner at Smith Services Ltd, Perth - Closing Date: 8th October 2021

Apprentice Trainee Window Cleaner at Smith Services Ltd, Perth - Closing Date: 8th October 2021

Job Title: Apprentice Trainee Window Cleaner

Company: Smith Services Ltd, Perth

Job Specification:

  • using a bucket of cold or warm water and detergent, with wash leathers, brushes, sponges and rubber blades to wash and dry windows
  • lifting your ladder over garden walls and fences, propping it against house walls, moving aside garden furniture and climbing up carrying the bucket of water
  • using a ladder or long-handled brush to reach ground floor shop windows
  • using a safety cradle (mechanical platform) or ropes and harnesses when cleaning windows in high-rise buildings
  • using a long water-fed pole to clean high windows
  • working alone on smaller buildings, but as part of a team on larger buildings
  • cleaning some windows using a jet hose
  • carrying out other jobs such as cleaning guttering on roofs or washing paintwork
  • collecting payment from customers.

Person Specification:

  • a good head for heights
  • a good sense of balance
  • a good level of fitness
  • awareness of health and safety
  • a willingness to work outside in all types of weather
  • a polite and confident manner with customers
  • the ability to work alone
  • business skills if you are self-employed
  • to have an honest, reliable and trustworthy nature

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Full Training provided

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

40 hours per week

Pay:

£7.50 per hour though will increase in keeping with living wage legislation and regulations

How to Apply:

Send CV to jacky@smithsserviceslts.co.u

Closing Date:

8th October 2021

Communications and Administration Support Officer at The Onaway Trust - Closing Date: 15th October 2021 content

Communications and Administration Support Officer at The Onaway Trust - Closing Date: 15th October 2021

Communications and Administration Support Officer at The Onaway Trust - Closing Date: 15th October 2021

Job Title: Communications and Administration Support Officer

Company: The Onaway Trust

Job Specification:

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and skilled applicant to use a broad set of social media skills to drive external communications by championing the views of Indigenous Peoples whilst promoting their distinct relationship with our shared environment.

Your key role will be the creation of all social media communications whilst supporting the indigenous programmes through outreach activities and increasing brand recognition for The Onaway Trust.

Responsible to the board of trustees and supported by your line manager, your focus will be on external communications (social media, website, e-newsletters etc).

By joining our small team, you will be a natural self starter and will be given significant opportunities to gain insights into a wide range of supported projects.

To provide exemplary administrative support to the charity’s projects and trustee roles.

Person Specification:

  • Able to work on their own initiative
  • Results orientated
  • Great communication skills
  • Able to produce high quality written and visual work.
  • Fully conversant with modern communication technologies.
  • Sympathetic to the values of The Onaway Trust.
  • Confident
  • Cyber threat aware

Qualifications and Experience Required:

A full induction will be provided.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Part time

Pay:

Circa £23,000 pro-rata

How to Apply:

email recruitment@onaway.org for application pack

Closing Date:

15th October 2021

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Volunteering Opportunities

Student Volunteers at Local Mass Vaccination Centres content

Student Volunteers at Local Mass Vaccination Centres

Student Volunteers at Local Mass Vaccination Centres

Perth and Kinross Counil are looking for student volunteers for their mass vaccination centres in Blairgowrie, Pitlochry and Perth.

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Chest Heart Stroke Scotland Volunteering Opportunity

Chest Heart Stroke Scotland Volunteering Opportunity

Thinking of volunteering? Come along to find out more:

Perth - Boutique Store
44-50 High Street
Perth
PH1 5TQ

email: volunteering@chss.org.uk

tel: 0131 225 6963

www.chss.org.uk

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