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We're delighted to be expanding our Support Team and services across Scotland in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus. This is a great time to join our Team and we can't wait to welcome applications for the below roles. The right people are out there and we can't wait to hear from you...

For all roles we offer an excellent employment package including: flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, paid expenses, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (additional days added after 3 years service. Annual leave is Pro Rata for Part Time workers)

For all roles own car and a full driving licence is essential.

We're recruiting for a Support Team Lead in the West of Scotland, a Part-Time Support Worker in the West of Scotland and an Activities Co-ordinator in the North of Scotland. More information below.

 

+ Activities Co-ordinator - North of Scotland +

  • Part Time (10 hrs per week)
  • Home based with travel across North of Scotland.
  • Salary Scale: £19,000 (Pro Rata. 35 hour full time equivalent) (Salary Review pending)

Reporting to the Direct Services Manager North, this an exciting opportunity for a caring and motivated person to help us organise accessible activities and events in the North for families, children, young people and adults affected by Spina Bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

A Qualification in health/social care/wellbeing or relevant experience in related field is essential and the post will be ideally suited to a person with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop good working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies.

The ideal candidate will also be proactive, resourceful, capable and willing to make good things happen.

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach and are enthusiastic we’d love to hear from you.

Download the full job description and person specification

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Closing date for receipt of completed application forms Friday 22nd October 2021.

Interviews expected week commencing Monday 1st November 2021.

Previous applicants need not apply.


+ Family Support Team Lead +

  • 1 x Part-Time Job Share (18 Hrs) West of Scotland
  • Based in the Dan Young Building (SBH Scotland Head Office), Dullatur.
    Hybrid home working model welcomed. Occasional travel across West of Scotland required.
  • Salary Scale: circa £24k to £29k (Pro Rata. 35 hour full time equivalent) (Salary Review Pending)

Reporting to the Senior Management Team, the Team Lead roles are integral in ensuring that high standards of service delivery continue for all of our children, young people, adults, families and carers across West of Scotland.

An exciting opportunity for a caring and motivated person to help us organise accessible activities and events for families, children, young people and adults affected by Spina Bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Qualified to degree level or have an equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience these posts are ideally suited to those with experience of working with individuals with special needs, a good communicator, able to make decisions and to supervise and support other staff members. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop constructive working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies is also essential.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Excellent employment package including: Workplace pension scheme, flexible working hours, salary sacrifice scheme, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (additional days added after 3 years service – annual leave pro rata for part-time role)

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach and are enthusiastic we’d love to hear from you.

Download the full job description and person specification for WEST role.

Apply online

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms Friday 22nd October 2021.

Interviews expected week commencing Monday 1st November 2021.

Previous applicants need not apply.


+ Support Workers +

  • 1 x Part Time (18 Hrs) West of Scotland
  • 1 x Full Time (35 Hrs) East of Scotland
  • Based at the SBH Scotland Dan Young Building in Cumbernauld but hybrid home working welcomed. Travel across West or East of Scotland will be required to meed the needs of our service users.
  • Salary Scale: £21k to £24k (Pro Rata. 35 hour full time equivalent) (Salary Review Pending)

SBH Scotland is looking for a Support Worker to offer a wide range of proactive support to children, young people, adults, families and carers affected by spina bifida, hydrocephalus and related conditions.

Reporting to the Support Leads in the West or East, this varied role offers the opportunity to support individuals in a variety of ways including: 1-2-1 support, organising groups or activities, working on our Helpline, sourcing resources or information, assisting with financial/benefits queries or working alongside healthcare professional or external agencies.

Educated to SVQ3/4 level or equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience, the post will be ideally suited to a person with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop constructive working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies.

The ideal candidate will also be proactive, resourceful and willing to contribute to the team in the interests of overall service aims. Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Excellent employment package including: flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, paid expenses, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (additional days added after 3 years service. Annual leave is Pro Rata for Part Time workers)

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach, are enthusiastic and willing to learn we’d love to hear from you.

Download the

West Support Worker full job description and person specification

East Support Worker full job description and person specification

Apply online

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms for West Support Worker is Friday 22nd October 2021.

Interviews expected week commencing Monday 1st November 2021.

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms for East Support Worker is Friday 5th November 2021.

Interviews expected 10th/11th November 2021.

 

Previous applicants need not apply


Informal enquiries are welcomed to discuss any of the posts further.

Please email jobs@sbhscotland.org.uk to arrange an informal chat.

SBH Scotland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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