Strategy Officer - Access and Older People - INTERNAL ELC/NHS LOTHIAN APPLICANTS ONLY

Expiring today

East Lothian Council
£34,253 - £38,615 per year Pro Rata
04 Aug 2017
20 Aug 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  £34253-£38615 per annum pro rata
Temporary part time secondment cover until end of December 2017
21 hours per week
Days of Work to be agreed with successful candidate
To start asap

Applications for this post will only be accepted from current employees of East Lothian Council and NHS Lothian.

Any applicant wishing to apply for this post as a secondment should discuss with their current line manager in the first instance.

Job Details

To undertake the strategic planning, development and delivery of personalised social work and social care services.

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
Essential: Educated to Degree level in a Social Work, health or other relevant discipline and/or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through previous experience.

Full current driving licence and access to a vehicle *

(*Where a disability precludes you from obtaining a driving licence, ELC will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability.)

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 offerbeing made.

Additional Information

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See also:
Strategy Officer FINAL Grade 10.pdf