Community Learning & Development Worker - Smoking Cessation

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Ref no: SBO01848
Closes: Sunday, 24th September 2017
Published: Wednesday, 20th September 2017
Location: Hq - Main Building, Council Headquarters, Newtown St.Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire
Salary: £32,075.07 - £35,068.07 per year Pro Rata
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Scottish Borders Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Youth Working

Job Details

Grade: 9A
Salary: £32,075.07 - £35,068.07 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 31 May 2018

Please note: Closing Date has been extended to 24 September 2017

Role Purpose

You will develop and deliver community learning and development programmes, primarily with young people, and build community capacity to assist in the development of youth work in a Borders wide setting. This work will be delivered in accordance with the agreed national and local policies and strategies of Community Learning and Development and Scottish Borders Council. The post will
Focus on Smoking Prevention work with young people in both School and informal settings.


A degree or post graduate level CLD/Community Education qualification which is approved by CLD Standards Council for Scotland or equivalent Professional Body.

Registration with CLD Standards Council is expected.

A current driving licence is an essential requirement of this post.
* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.

Informal Enquiries to

Norrie Tait, CLD Team Leader. Tel: 01835 824000 ext 2692 or email

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