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  • Ref no: ABS17312
  • Published: 12/2/19
  • Closes: 26/2/19
  • Location: Buchan House, St Peter Street, Peterhead, AB42 1QF
  • Salary: £33,253 - £34,728 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.25 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Recruit, assess, train, supervise and support carers providing a range of services to children, including foster care, adoption, specialist fostering scheme for teenagers, respite carers, befriending and provide adoption counselling and support as part of the duties required by the Children (Scotland) Act 1995. This service is to be provided in a fieldwork setting in the community, individuals’ homes and office on a confidential basis.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where applicable, this post also requires an Overseas Criminal Record Check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of two references which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal Enquiries contact Irene Sutherland - 01467 536589

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