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  • Ref no: SBO04275
  • Published: 15/9/2020
  • Closes: 27/9/2020
  • Location: Langlee Centre, Marigold Drive, Langlee, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1 2LP
  • Salary: £35,588.92 - £38,892.17 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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Job Details

Grade: 9A
Hourly Rate: £19.50 - £21.31
Salary: £35,588.92 - £38,892.17 Per Annum
Contract Duration Permanent

Role Purpose

This post will contribute to Adult Protection as outlined in the Adult Support & Protection (Scotland) Act 2007. It will further contribute to a broader Public Protection Service approach and communicate and work with partners across wider Public Protection Issues. The post holder will be a member of the Adult Protection Unit team and contribute to the operational consistency of all adults at risk of harm in the Scottish Borders.


Applicants must hold a relevant recognised qualification, e.g. Dip or Degree in social work, nursing or occupational therapy and be one year post qualified.

Applicant must have Council Officer status and experience in this business critical role.

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to David Powell by emailing: or by tel: 01896664159

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post. All appointments will be made on merit.

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