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Community Living Assistant - Fife SLS (Female Only)

Job details
Job Type:Adult Services
Job Location:Fife
Service:Fife Supported Living Services
Contract Type:Permanent
Hours:36 hours per week
Salary Details:£9.35 per hour
Salary Band:Competitive Salary
Closing Date:2 March 2020
Job Reference:CS200118

Do you want to make a real difference to people's lives?

We are currently looking to recruit a Community Living Assistant to support customers in the Fife area with tasks associated with day-to-day living. You will be required to provide personal care (including intimate care) and support customers with aspects of their general welfare, manual-handling, and administering medication may be required and training will be provided.

Why work for Capability Scotland?

  • Rewarding Career Choice
  • Fully paid induction and shadowing with experienced staff.
  • Competitive Salary - £9.35 per hour
  • 32 Days Annual Leave (increasing to 37 days with service)
  • Extensive Training provided and fully funded SVQ.
  • Payment of PVG
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Death in service benefits
  • Free 24/7 Employee Assistance Programmee
  • Professional Development and support for SVQ
  • Access to credit union

Key Requirements

  • Experience of working in a similar role and environment
  • Willingness to undertake any personal development opportunities.
  • A care related SVQ Level 2/3 (or the willingness to gain this qualification in a given timescale).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.
  • Full Driving Licence* (we will consider alternative arrangements that achieve the same outcomes for candidates that have a disability that prevents them from having a driving licence)
  • Able and willing to work flexible shifts including nightshifts and weekends.

We welcome applications from female candidates only. It is an occupational requirement that the post holder is female in order to respect the privacy and dignity of the service users we support.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please download and complete the application form on the right of this page and send to, Alternatively please send a CV with a supporting statement.

Contact Information

For further information, please contact the person below quoting reference number CS200118

Contact Name:                  Lesley Craig

Contact Email:        

Contact Number:              01383 720613

Disability Confident Employer

As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to employing and retaining disabled people; we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job and consider them on their abilities and we will make reasonable adjustments to ensure disabled people are not disadvantaged when applying for and doing their jobs.


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