East Lothian Council
£25,549 - £28,833 per year
09 Jan 2017
23 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Salary: £25549 - £28833 per annum (£14.00 - £15.80 per hour)
Permanent full time position 
35 hours per week
To start asap

Applications for this post will only be accepted from current employees of East Lothian Council (this includes casual and agency staff who are currently undertaking work for us).

Job Details

To co-ordinate and deliver primarily the Team Teach training programme for Children & Adult Services and any other identified Additional Support Needs training initiatives to Council staff.

To undertake the related administration to support the Training programme and contribute to the health and welfare of Council staff.

Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
The Jobholder must hold an HNC in Business Administration, Project Management or a related discipline with previous experience of co-ordinating and delivering a variety of projects and/or programmes.  S/he must also have previous experience of delivering presentations/training to a range of audiences and an understanding of applying de-escalation techniques in challenging situations.

Once in post the Jobholder will be required to complete the relevant accredited Team Teach training courses allowing them to be licensed to deliver Team Teach training on behalf of the Council.

PVG Membership
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note: PVG member’s records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offer being made.

Additional Information

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See also:
Training Officer G8 FINAL Dec 16.pdf