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As & When Assistant Project Worker, Motherwell

Job Ref: SC010118

Area(s): Scotland

Based: Barnardo's Family Support Service, Motherwell

Part Time: 0 hours per week


Salary: £8.46 per hour

The Family Support Service, Lanarkshire Locality delivers a range of support services to children, young people and younger adults up to the age of 25 years who are impacted by disability and/or life-limiting illness and their families/carers.

This post is primarily to deliver support services to our younger adults although there will be an expectation that the successful candidate will also be able to support our children's services which requires working 5 days over 7.

We are seeking to expand our team and invite applications from highly motivated, creative individuals with some experience of direct work in disability services. We welcome applications from individuals who can provide commitment to our young people and families as well as a level of flexibility in relation to availability/hours as we provide support services to, for example:

- school age young people (early mornings, evenings and weekends) and
- younger adults who require support Monday- Friday (9am-5pm).

This post requires a PVG check to be undertaken by Disclosure Scotland and a condition of the role is that you will register with Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) as a Care at Home Worker.
Please see the attached job and person profile along with additional information sheet for the essential criteria for this role.

When applying Please quote reference: SC010118.

At Barnardo's we believe in children. We are proud to hold the LGBT Youth Scotland Foundation level Charter Award as a mark of our inclusive practice.

Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children and our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away from the help.

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Closing Date: 31/01/2018

Interview Date(s): Ongoing