Assistant: Community Care

Are you an enthusiastic and compassionate individual? Do you have excellent communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.

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The Council of the Isles of Scilly are looking to recruit a full or part time Community Care Assistant. The post holder will provide care and support to mostly older adults living on the Isles of Scilly. You will join a dedicated team responsible for supporting older adults to live dignified and meaningful lives within their own home. The service was recently rated as ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission and provides competitive pay, annual leave and access to regular supervision and training.

 There are some accommodation options available.

If you are someone who naturally shows warmth and support towards others then this role is for you. 

This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure check 



Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

  • A competitive salary
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Eye care voucher scheme
  • A generous relocation package for eligible candidates
  • Defined benefit pension scheme
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements
  • Generous Holiday allowance
  • A free confidential and impartial counselling service


For an informal discussion please telephone Vicki Perry on (01720) 424064 or email


Business Unit: 
Services to our Community
Full or Part Time - Permanent
£16,123-£17,072 per annum plus a Market Forces Supplement of £2,500 per annum pro rata (Time limited and subject to annual review)
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 25 July, 2017 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet

Please submit completed applications to or 
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 01720 424000