Company: Scottish Borders Council
Location: Employment Support Service, Galashiels Local Office, Paton Street, Galashiels
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: £18,345.79 - £20,298.54 per annum
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We currently have  vacancies for two Employment Support Workers who will provide practical support to users of the Council’s Employment Support Service. They will support  disadvantaged people to find sustainable employment, vocational training or further education whilst promoting the principles of inclusion, normalization and independence. This includes young people, people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities or mental health challenges. One of the two vacancies will specialize in supporting Care Experienced young people who are looking for work and the other will specialize in our supported employment service for all ages. Both  roles will include job matching, job searching,interview skills and attendance and job coaching.

One of the posts is Temporary until 28th June 2022 and the other post is Temporary until 22nd December 2022, both posts are part funded by the European Social Fund.

Interviews will take place on the 16th & 17th April 2019.