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Essential Skills Support Worker - EAY09880

Vacancy information
Reference EAY09880
Closing date 24/05/2024
Service East Ayrshire Council
Based at Burnside Street Kilmarnock
Salary £26,335.00 to £28,137.00
Hours hours per week
Contract type Temporary
Work from home Hybrid

Job Purpose

Support and develop the core skills of adult numeracy, ICT, working together and problem solving across East Ayrshire through the Lifeskills and Inclusion Team in line with the priorities of the Vibrant Communities Service. In order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Vibrant Communities Plan and the Community Plan.


The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.

Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.


These are full time temporary post and the admin base is Burnside Street, Kilmarnock

The hours of work are 35 per week.

Monday - Thursday 7hrs 10 mins, Friday 6hrs 20 mins and occasional evening and weekend working may be required.

The workstyle for these posts is ‘Mobile’ - 20-49% of time is office based. Able to work at home, or another location, or travel directly from home to other locations and client visits out in the field.

The salary for this post is £26,335- £28,137

Additional Information

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