Throughcare Social Worker - Arrochar House, 463.64
- Arrochar House, Almondvale Boulevard, EH54 6QJ
- £39,680 - £43,566 per year
- Contract Type:
- Fixed Term
- Position Type:
- Full Time
- 36 hours per week
This position has expired.
1 x Full Time Permanent
2 x Full Time, Maternity Covers, Fixed Term to February 2024
Secondment opportunities must be discussed with your current line manager prior to submitting an application for this post.
We are keen to employ a diverse workforce that reflects the people of Scotland. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and particularly from groups currently under-represented, including people with disabilities, those from minority ethnic communities or from socio-economically disadvantaged
In West Lothian we believe that our care experienced young people should be fully supported to have a planned transition from care to ensure they have the best start in their adulthood.
You will be based in one of our busy practice teams promoting and protecting the wellbeing of looked after and accommodated young people. We offer a supportive working environment with induction for new staff, regular planned supervision, a controlled workload and a professional development plan with varied training opportunities.
This position requires registration with the SSSC. The successful candidate will have six months from commencement in this post to register with the SSSC. If you are already registered with SSSC you will be required to add West Lothian Council to your account
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.