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Peebles Local Office, Rosetta Road, Peebles, Peeblesshire, EH45 8HQ
£19,255.19 - £21,317.44 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
20 hours per week

Job Details

Grade: 5A
Hourly Rate: £10.55 - £11.68
Salary: £19,255.19 - £21,317.44 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent
NOTE: The closing date for this post has been extended until 29 October 2021.

Hours of work mainly Monday to Friday during the day but some regular evening/weekend work will be required.

Interviews will take place by Teams mid/end of November.

Role Purpose

As a member of the Local Area Co-ordination Team, you will work in partnership with adults who have learning disabilities , carers and other community organisations to enable those who experience cognitive issues to live an active, more connected and purposeful life in their community.
This will include the provision of direct support to enable people to access a range of opportunities and to develop their social networks.
Please see recruitment profile for further information on essential criteria and duties & responsibilities of the role.


SVQ Level 2/equivalent qualification or equivalent relevant experience.

A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is an essential requirement of this post.*

* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.

Informal Enquiries

For informal enquiries please contact: Lynne Marshall mobile 07717 548105

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post. All appointments will be made on merit.

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