Bank Support Worker

East Park is… Recruiting

East Park is a leading provider of specialist residential / education services for children with learning disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder. We are accredited by the National Autistic Society, Quality Assured by CALM for several years running, and are an SQA Approved Centre.

Position overview

East Park is seeking Bank Support Workers to be part of a team providing a high quality service for the children/young people with learning/physical disabilities including autistic spectrum disorders within one of six houses, or East Park School. Successful applicants would work directly with young people in their residential houses and school and out in the community; supporting them to participate in activities and develop life skills such as communication, social skills, and independence. Our young people would benefit from workers who are nurturing, resilient, enthusiastic, reflective, and adaptable.

Candidates are required to register with Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of their start date.   They must have approved qualifications to meet SSSC requirements or commit to achieving those within 5 years of their registration start date. Current SSSC requirements are a qualification at HNC or above and an SVQ3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent). Additionally, experience of working with children / young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder, learning disabilities, and challenging behaviour would be beneficial.

Pay Rate: £9.47 per hour. Additional benefits include flexible shift patterns, health cover, pension scheme, and our own training department which supports learning and progression.

You can download a copy of the Job Description and download an application form by clicking on these links. Please complete the application form and save it to your own device before e-mailing the completed form to recruitment@eastpark.org.uk.

Please note CVs will not be accepted as part of your application.

East Park is an Equal Opportunities Employer. A Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Enhanced Disclosure is required for all East Park posts.

If you have an additional communication support need and would like to request an application form, job description or any other information in audio format, large print or with easy read formatting tailored to your needs please e-mail recruitment@eastpark.org.uk and we would be happy to help.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

You can download a copy of the Job Description

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

You can download an application form here.  Please save the completed form to your device then e-mail it to recruitment@eastpark.org.uk.

CLOSING DATE

Friday 27th March 2020 at 12noon

FURTHER INFORMATION

Lisa Howitt
Business and IT Support Assistant

recruitment@eastpark.org.uk

Tel:  0141 946 2050