Assistant Team Leader - Residential & Outreach Services - EAL09900 - Care Appointments

East Lothian Council

Assistant Team Leader - Residential & Outreach Services - EAL09900 - Care Appointments

£50409

East Lothian Council, Tranent, East Lothian

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 21 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: fbf0a293ba0948859bd676846bbdb783

Full Job Description

To have delegated authority in the absence of the Team Leader - Residential & Outreach Services for the effective running of the residential child care unit and to maintain the highest levels of professional and managerial practice in the unit and its services., All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.
Please note: PVG member's records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offer being made.

Professional social work qualification or SVQ4/diploma in residential childcare (or equivalent approved qualification) - if not currently held, it is essential to achieve this within 3 years from appointment.

SSSC registration as a Residential Child Care Worker with Supervisory Responsibilities, is an essential requirement of this role. If you are appointed and are not already a member of the relevant section of the SSSC Register, you will be required to apply for registration as soon as possible and this must be achieved within six months of your start date.