Assistant Staff Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £28,163 – £32,607
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 10th October 2022


  • Advertised from 22nd September 2022
  • Pay award Pending. 35 hours per week.
  • ASD/GLA/16518

Role

Community Lifestyles was created in the 1990s to offer individualised support to the growing number of people with more complex needs who were leaving long-stay institutions. Working in a consortium arrangement with Key in Glasgow, Community Lifestyles now works alongside disabled people, a number of whom have complex communication and health needs, supporting them to live good lives in their own homes and communities across the city.

We are looking for someone who has facilitated training or supported learning in a social care setting. As an enthusiastic individual committed to ongoing learning and development, joining our well-established management and development team in Glasgow, you will:

  • have experience of working with disabled people in a social care setting
  • deliver core induction and ongoing training to ensure staff have the skills and knowledge to deliver the highest quality, person centred support
  • as a member of our Positive Behaviour Support Team, provide human rights-based training and guidance to managers and teams working alongside individuals with complex support needs to achieve their unique outcomes
  • have a Social Care Qualification at SVQ level 3 or above
  • have a flexible approach, prioritising and responding to service needs, including an element of working outside of ‘normal office hours’

Application notes

Closing date for applications is Monday 10th of October 5pm with interviews scheduled for the Thursday 20th of October.

To arrange an informal discussion contact stephen.allan@communitylifestyles.org

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You can also contact our recruitment team on 0141 342 1892 or email us at jobs@communitylifestyles.org quoting the job reference number.