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 ADMINISTRATOR– Learning and Development Department

Hours: 80 hours per 4 weeks  Salary – Up to £9.91 per hour (depending on qualifications)

We are seeking to appoint an experienced administrator for our busy and vibrant Learning and Development Department. The office is fast paced and at times challenging with time specific targets to be met whilst supporting our organisation and others who use our facilities to deliver quality services.

We have a strong reputation for delivering quality training to our employees and to other local providers of Health & Social Care services. Some experience or knowledge of the sector would be advantageous.

Strong skills in the use of Excel, Database management and spreadsheets are essential to perform key functions of the role, which include maintaining a complex excel training database.

The role also involves a significant level of liaising with trainers, providers and participants both within the organisation and externally, so excellent interpersonal skills are essential.

Good organisational skills are essential as the post holder will contribute as a team member to the effective and responsive delivery of learning and development support.

In return the Organisation will provide effective & regular support, an attractive benefits package and an excellent range of training opportunities to further develop and enhance your skills.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Applications packs are available from the link below or by calling 01896 661200.

Completed forms to be returned to: Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House,Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW. Closing date for applications Friday 7th February 2020

Please note a practical aspect to the selection process will be undertaken on the day of interview.

Learning & Development Administrator Information Pack

Application Form  

SUPPORT WORKERS – Together Plus /Together Borders

POST 1

£10.25 – £10.93 per hour includes flexibility payment and payment for relevant qualifications.  We also pay additional payments for working Saturdays and Sundays and also Waking Night Cover for Together Plus.

 Together Plus is a small intensive service offering mainly 24 hour support to individuals whose needs are complex, and behaviours perceived as challenging, based mainly in Gattonside and Central Borders.  We are now expanding this service and are looking for experienced and flexible team players who are fully committed to delivering support to people living in their own homes, to join the service and can offer full time, part time day and/or waking night positions.

You will preferably have experience supporting vulnerable people; ideally have a qualification in health or social care (HNC and/or SVQ level 3 or equivalent) and an awareness of positive behaviour support or have previously supported individuals perceived as challenging.

POST 2

£9.00 – £9.60 per hour includes flexibility payment and payment for relevant qualifications.  We also pay additional payments for working Saturdays and Sundays and also Waking Night Cover for Together Borders.

Together Borders is our supported living service offering varied support to individuals with a range of needs from visiting support to 24 hour support. Due to expansion of our services across the Scottish Borders we are currently looking for committed Support Workers who can deliver support to individuals with wide rage of health needs such as PEG feeding, Catheter care and Epilepsy in their own homes. We can offer full time, part time and/or waking night positions.

We are looking for people who are respectful, compassionate will have a strong commitment to supporting individuals to safely experience a fulfilling lifestyle and active citizenship. A full driving licence is preferred.

You will be joining a welcoming, supportive organisation which has commitment to provide training and development, achieving high grades from Care Inspectorate reports and positive feedback from staff and families.

The Organisation has a commitment, to provide ongoing support, supervision and training to develop and maintain skills as well as the following benefits:

  • Full/extensive specialist training
  • Opportunity to undertake SVQ 3
  • Career progression
  • 6 weeks holidays increasing to 7 over time with the company
  • Bike 2 Work scheme
  • Occupational Health
  • Healthy Working Lives programme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Occupational sick pay scheme.

We also hold the following awards and accreditation

  • ISO 9001
  • Investors in People – Silver
  • Healthy Working Lives – Gold
  • EFQM  – Committed to Excellence

Application packs are available by calling 01896 661200 or you can download one from the link below.

Completed application forms must state the post applied for and should be returned to: Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland), Triest House, Bridge Street, Galashiels, TD1 1SW.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 22nd  and Thursday 30th January and Friday 7th February.

(Together Plus is an enhanced Supported Living Division of Brothers of Charity Services (Scotland)  )

Together Plus Support Worker (Post 1) Information Pack

Together Borders Support Worker (Post 2 ) Information Pack

Application Form  

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