Support Coordinator

Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS12439
Closes: Sunday, 28th January 2018
Published: Friday, 12th January 2018
Location: Ellon Resource Day Care Centre,29 Station Road
Salary: £23,057 - £24,476 per year
Hours: 36.25 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Support Coordinator at Benchmark Woodwork Project in Ellon. If you have experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities to learn and develop skills in a workshop environment, we would like to hear from you. As well as having an understanding of the needs and rights of people with learning disabilities, it would be advantageous to have skills in joinery and general woodwork.  

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 an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this 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, one of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal Enquires to Lena North - 01467 538954.

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