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Langlee Centre Marigold Drive Langlee Galashiels Selkirkshire, TD1 2LP
£23,768.96 - £25,831.20 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
21 hours per week

Job Details

Grade: 5A

Hourly Rate: £13.02 - £14.15

Salary: £23,768.96 - £25,831.20 pro rata per annum

Hours: 21

Contract Duration: Permanent

Role Purpose

An exciting opportunity has arisen within business support in Social Work for a Peripatetic Admin Assistant. The Peripatetic role, based in Galashiels, is unique within Business Support. Peripatetic staff play an essential role in the effective functioning of all Business Support services provided by Locality Functions and Specialist Services within the Scottish Borders. The role provides emergency and unplanned cover, undertaking any ad hoc work and carrying out essential financial tasks, ensuring and promoting continuity and generic working practices, having an extensive working knowledge of Business Support processes and procedures and providing dedicated support by producing, rewriting and updating Business Support procedures. This role would require travelling amongst various locations across the Scottish Borders.


Good general education level, including 3 standard grades or demonstrable equivalent work experience and training

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries may be made to Robyne Fortune-Smith by telephone on 01835 824000 Extn 8655 or by email at

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.

  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Scottish Living Wage