Learning Disabilities Support Manager

Aberdeenshire Council

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  • Reference: ABS17288

Job Description

Responsible for the leadership, direction and support of a team delivering personalised services for people with learning disabilities, in line with service aims and strategic outcomes within the Health and Social Care Partnership and ensuring the standard of support and service delivery meets statutory and legislative requirements. These include The Keys to Life Scottish Government Strategy for Learning Disabilities, SSSC Codes of Practice and Care Inspectorate standards.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the service and the organisation.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

You must hold a current full driving licence.

This position is designated as a 'Flexible' post as detailed on the Worksmart website - http://worksmart.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

This post has a minimum requirement of two references, one of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Jackie Eaton - 07780223981

A Privacy Notice giving you information on the data we hold on you, what we do with that data, who we share your data with and your rights under GDPR is available here. Alternatively we can send a copy if you ask us to by emailing askhr@aberdeenshire.gov.uk.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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