Key
Key

Charity registered in Scotland SC006652

KEY Community Supports and its subsidiary company Community Lifestyles are passionate about delivering innovative personalised services which support people with disabilities to enjoy life to the full as active citizens.

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Staff Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £32,467 – £36,659
  • Glasgow City Centre (With geographical remit so ability to travel is essential)
  • Closing 16th July 2019

Key and its subsidiary Community Lifestyles deliver innovative personalised services which support people with disabilities to enjoy life to the full as active citizens. We are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled and committed individual who is passionate about learning and development in the social services sector.

As an experienced trainer you will have strong interpersonal and organisational skills with a commitment to your own personal development. As part of our well established staff development team, you will:

· provide core induction and training to ensure staff have the skills and knowledge to deliver the highest quality, person centred support

· respond to the ongoing specific learning and development requirements of staff in line with the needs and outcomes of the people they support, legislation and best practice updates

· have experience of providing positive behaviour support to teams working alongside individuals with complex needs, ideally being an accredited trainer/instructor

· support candidates to achieve SSSC related qualifications

· be the lead for a particular practice development aspect

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Top job! Operational Manager

  • Full time
  • £55,230 – £57,913
  • The post is located in Glasgow with responsibility for services across Scotland. Ability to travel will be essential.
  • Closing 22nd July 2019

Key and its subsidiary, Community Lifestyles, deliver innovative personalised support, empowering people with disabilities to live in their own homes and enjoy life to the full as active citizens.

We are looking for an exceptional leader who has a passion for developing high quality, outcome focused, personalised support to people with disabilities.

Providing operational and strategic leadership you will join our small team of Operational Managers with overall responsibility for our services across Scotland. You will have substantial experience of management at a senior level in social services with a proven track record in supporting continual improvement, innovation and creative service design.

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Quality and Workforce Development Assistant

  • Full time
  • £21,531 – £25,110
  • Glasgow City Centre
  • Closing 23rd July 2019

Key and its subsidiary, Community Lifestyles, deliver innovative personalised support, which enables people with disabilities to live life to the full as active citizens. We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for quality and a desire to help us express the impact and outcomes of our work.

With a sound understanding of social care and a commitment to Self-directed support you will play a pivotal role in contributing to and supporting quality and workforce initiatives which promote continual improvement and meet regulatory requirements. You will assist in the collection, analysis and reporting of information relating to Health and Social Care Standards and contribute to the achievement of our workforce qualifications strategy.

Highly organised and able to demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, you will relish balancing the need for the ongoing maintenance of systems and processes, while working to time limited activities as and when they arise. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enabling you to support managers at both an operational and strategic level.

To arrange an informal discussion contact Andrea Duffield, Operational Manager-Innovation Quality and Improvement by email: andrea.duffield@key.org.uk

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ICT Support Assistant

  • Part time
  • £21,531 – £25,110 pro-rata
  • Glasgow City Centre
  • Closing 22nd July 2019

Key and its subsidiary, Community Lifestyles, deliver innovative personalised support, empowering people with disabilities to live in their own homes and enjoy life to the full as active citizens.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our ICT support teams based in our Glasgow offices. Working part-time, 5 days a week, you will be part of a team delivering high quality, responsive ICT support to our workforce. Your main activity will be to operate as a first point of contact for a ‘helpdesk’ service, you will be expected to handle concurrent support calls and to prioritise these appropriately.

If you have either an HNC or equivalent computing qualification, or a minimum of one year’s experience in working in an IT focused support environment we’d love to hear from you.

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Team Managers

  • Full time
  • £23,269 – £25,811
  • Coatbridge
  • Closing 26th August 2019

Key is a leading provider of high quality, flexible support services to people with disabilities and complex needs across Scotland, with a focus on positive outcomes for the people we support.

If you are an experienced, skilled and enthusiastic social care worker you may be just the right person to join our management team in North Lanarkshire as Team Manager. Based in our centralised management team in Coatbridge, you will have your own operational and service development responsibilities but also work together to ensure that management support is available at all times and provided in a person centred, creative and flexible way. Alongside directly supporting people, the main responsibilities of Team Managers include helping to plan, co-ordinate and monitor services to a number of people and supervision for Support Workers.

Although an SVQ in Social Care at level 2 or 3 is desirable, it is not essential. Key provides excellent professional supervision, support and training. Evening, weekend work and sleepover responsibilities are required as well as support to workers out with `normal working hours’.

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Administrative Assistant

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • North Lanarkshire
  • Closing 26th August 2019

Key is a leading provider of high quality, flexible support services to people with disabilities and complex needs across Scotland, with a focus on positive outcomes for the people we support.

A vacancy has arisen for an Administrative Assistant who will provide the administrative support to managers and worker teams at our North Lanarkshire Services. Applicants should have relevant administrative experience, including familiarity and relevant skills with Microsoft Office products and experience of keeping financial records. Familiarity with information management systems is desirable but not essential. We encourage applications from individuals who are confident, experienced administrators, used to working in a busy and diverse environment, are self-motivated, organised and flexible in their work and particularly, with a belief that people with disabilities should have the same opportunities in life as everyone else.

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Support and Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,401 – £36,203
  • Stirling
  • Closing 23rd September 2019

If you are looking for a rewarding job with a well-established organisation that has an excellent reputation for supporting its workforce then this could be the job for you!

Key is committed to developing high quality, flexible services which support people with a range of disabilities and complex needs to enjoy life to the full as active citizens within their communities. We are seeking a highly motivated, confident and enthusiastic individual for this role, with excellent leadership qualities and a commitment to personalisation. The successful candidate will be involved in the continued development and management of a number of teams delivering individualised, person centred support to people living in their own homes and communities across Stirling and surrounding areas.

Applicants should be an experienced manager of services supporting people in their own homes and communities, at Team Leader level or above and must be able to:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to individuals, enabling each person to live a fulfilled life and achieve their dreams and aspirations with a clear focus on outcomes.
  • Work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders, including family carers and other professionals and have excellent communication skills.
  • Keep teams positive and support people through their more difficult times.
  • Assist in harnessing community assets and maximising independence.
  • Work positively and flexibly as part of a busy management team, prioritising and delegating effectively.
  • Have good organisational skills and an ability to maintain and develop a number of systems and processes relevant to the role.
  • Commit to their own personal learning and development as well as the learning and development of their teams

The post includes evening and weekend working as well as support to local managers and other workers out with ‘normal working hours’.

If you would like to have an informal chat or to find out more please contact, michael.lewis@key.org.uk

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