Communities and Families
Disability Team Leader
The Fort, North Fort Street, Leith
Relocation scheme available
Salary: £40,498- £48,490
Hours: 36 per week
In Edinburgh, we believe that every child and young person deserves the best possible start in life. Our aim is for Edinburgh's children to be safe, healthy, nurtured, educated, active and respected.
Our children's practice team is at the forefront of providing services to help disabled children, young people and their families deal with difficult situations at various stages in their lives. This could be related to the child's disability or if they are in need of child protection; looked after at or away from home; or at risk of becoming excluded from school.
The post of Team Leader plays a key role in supporting staff to achieve our aims and we are working hard to make sure you always receive the support, training and development you deserve to enable you to do this role successfully.
Qualifications: SW Qualification and SSSC Registration essential.
Interviews will be held on 23 October 2017
This post is and 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 the City of Edinburgh Council.
Closing Date: 8 October 2017
Team Leader Children Families Practice Team job pack.doc