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Support Assistant - EAY10017

Vacancy information
Reference EAY10017
Closing date 23/05/2024
Service East Ayrshire Council
Based at Across East Ayrshire
Salary £28,956.00 to £31,067.00
Hours hours per week
Contract type Permanent
Work from home Hybrid

Job Description

Support the Team in the delivery of justice social work incorporating the supervision of activities undertaken by individuals including, but not limited to, statutory orders, unpaid work, field work and voluntary or statutory Throughcare, in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the Partnership’s key objectives in relation to those identified within the East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership Strategic 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.


Employment References

We follow the national guidance in relation to pre-employment checks namely “Safer Recruitment Through Better Recruitment”. With regards to requests for references and in line with this guidance, during your application process you should provide details of a minimum of two appropriate and relevant references, one of which should be from your current or most recent employer. It is also a requirement that the reference from your current or most recent employer is from an appropriate senior manager and it is not a reference from a former peer operating at the same level.


Additional Information

There are 2 x full time permanent posts available based within Justice Services.

Work Pattern

Will include some weekend work, work pattern to be agreed

Annual Salary - £28,956 - £31,067

The workstyle for this post is ‘Flexible’ - 50% -79% of your time in an office location/ multiple work locations.

You will work at your administrative base or another agreed office location between 2.5 to 4 days per week and only occasionally from home.

The admin base for this post is the Johnnie Walker Bond, Kilmarnock, although due to the nature of the role you will be required to travel across East Ayrshire.

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