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Ref no:
EAL06511
Published:
14/1/2022
Closes:
30/1/2022
Location:
Various Locations In East Lothian, EH41 3HA
Rate:
£4.62 - £8.91 per hour
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Vacancy Information

2 posts available
Days and Hours of Work:
Monday-Friday, 09.00-17.00 (flexible working)
Fixed term for 18 months
To start asap

Rate of Pay
Under 18 years :    £4.62 per hour
18-20 years :         £6.56 per hour
21-22 years :         £8.36 per hour
23+:                      £8.91 per hour

As part of East Lothian Council's 'Support for Employability' commitment to promote youth opportunities in the County, this post is open to those who are aged 16 – 19 and reside in East Lothian. (For those who are disabled or care-experienced, this is extended up to and including age 29). You will be asked to confirm you meet this criteria when you complete the application form.

All candidates indicating in their application that they are from a care experienced background, or have a disability are guaranteed an interview if they meet the minimum essential criteria required for the job (as per the Person Specification).

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 Modern Apprentices to work within our Adult Social Work Team. The successful candidates will work on a six month rotation across 3 workstream teams in 3 locations (Social Work Operational Team, Statutory and Strategic Team and Occupational Therapy and Telecare Team). 

The Modern Apprenticeship will provide an opportunity to gain an insight into the work of East Lothian Council's Adult Social Work Service and to gain experience and skills in an office environment while working to achieve the SVQ Level 3 in Business & Administration.  The duration of the Apprenticeship will be for a fixed term 18 month period.

Job Details

To undertake a Modern Apprenticeship Business Administration Level 3 and provide an efficient and effective clerical support within Adult Social Work.

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The East Lothian Way
The ‘East Lothian Way’– values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
3 x National 4/5's or 3 x Standard Grades at General or Credit Level including Maths and English.

Disclosure
The preferred candidate for this position will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note:
If you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.

 

Additional Information

For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link: www.eastlothian.gov.uk/nonteachinginfo

If you have any difficulties creating an account on MyJobScotland or applying for this post please contact the MyJobScotland support team via this link https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/contact-us.

If you require further information about this vacancy, please call 01620 827868, or email us on recruitment@eastlothian.gov.uk

Please note: We do not accept CV's (either electronically or by mail).  All our vacancies must be applied for by fully completing the on-line application form.  Although there is an ‘import data from my CV’ function on MyJobScotland, this only imports very limited data and should not be relied upon to complete the application form.