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  • Ref no: EAY04281
  • Published: 2/7/19
  • Closes: 23/7/19
  • Location: Across East Ayrshire, KA1 1ED
  • Salary: £25,185.00 - £27,455.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent & Temporary
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 20 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Attend to the physical and emotional needs of children and young people, provide a safe environment and create positive developmental experiences for them in a residential setting in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Health and Social Care Partnership Plan and the Community Plan.


The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.
Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.

Additional Information

This is a permanent part time post based across the three Children's Houses which are as follows: Sunnyside- Auchinleck
Benrig - Kilmarnock
Montgomery - Kilmarnock

The hours of work are 20 per week to be worked on a shift pattern which includes early, late and nights

There are 3 post available 2 of which are permanent and the other is a Maternity Leave cover.

Salary £13,6132 - £14,840 plus 17% shift allowance

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