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Various Locations in Perth & Kinross Council Area, PH1 5GD
£8,765.00 - £10,511.00 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
36 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Health & Social Care Modern Apprentice (6 posts) PKC06895
£8,765 - £10,511 Fixed Term (for 18 months)
Various Locations, Perth & Kinross area

Perth & Kinross Council is committed to assisting young people within the local area by providing the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge of work through our Modern Apprentice Programme. 

We have some exciting opportunities across our services within the Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership with work settings based in Perth, Blairgowrie, Auchterarder and Aberfeldy.

If you are a truly caring person with a good sense of humour who can build and maintain a good rapport with others, this will be an exciting opportunity for you to go that extra mile and demonstrate the benefits of how being friendly and enthusiastic about caring for others can be. A genuine interest in the health and wellbeing of vulnerable people is essential.

The opportunity to become a Modern Apprentice and to work in social care will see you being given induction and training in all aspects of community care work across the Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership.

There will be a requirement for you to work alongside the current teams to provide the best outcomes for individuals in both older adults and learning disabilities services. You will need to be prepared to do your SVQ2 in Health & Social Care while you are working in the team.

For further information, please contact Kathy Harper on 01738 475905.(

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (including up-to-date e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills picked up during your military career could be transferred directly into a role with local government.

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