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Community Care Lead Officer - EAY10155

Vacancy information
Reference EAY10155
Closing date 19/05/2024
Service East Ayrshire Council
Based at The Johnnie Walker Bond 15 Strand Street Kilmarnock
Salary £39,094.00 to £42,588.00
Hours hours per week
Contract type Permanent
Work from home No

Job Description

As part of an integrated care at home service this role will coordinate, supervise, develop and promote a range of Care at Home Services within East Ayrshire Health & Social Care Partnership. In order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Health & Social Care Partnership Plan and the Community Plan.




To meet the standards for SSSC registration for “Supervisors in care at home services” you must hold an SVQ Social Services and Healthcare SCQF Level 7 or equivalent practice qualification and a supervisory qualification. Where you hold an equivalent practice qualification but not a supervisory qualification, this can be supported in post subject to your commitment to work towards a Personal Development Award in Supervision within 12 months of commencing post.


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

This is a full time permanent post based within the Care at home team.

Hours of Work - Mon-Thu 9am-5pm, Fri 9am-4pm

Annual Salary - £39,094 - £42,588

The workstyle for this post is ‘Fixed’ - 80-100% of your time at a single office base or work location.

You will work at your administrative base or another agreed office location between 4 and 5 days per week.

The admin base for this post is the Johnnie Walker Bond, Kilmarnock.

Please note, if selected for interview these will be carried out on 28 May 2024.


Apply now: Community Care Lead Officer - EAY10155

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