Full and part-time Development Worker posts

National Involvement Network tiger logoARC Scotland are recruiting for full and part-time Development Worker posts for the National Involvement Network.

You will help people with support needs and organisations put the ‘Charter for Involvement’ into practice within the planning and delivery of health and social care, and community services in Dundee and North, South and East Ayrshire.

This is a unique and unmissable opportunity to help people with support needs to shape the future of the support and services they receive.

Development Workers: National Involvement Network

North, South and East Ayrshire: Full time (35 hours)
Dundee: Part time (17.5 hours)

Salary: £27,688 – £31,601 (pro-rata)
Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 7 June 2018

Status – permanent

Initial funding is in place for 3 years

The vision

ARC’s vision is for people with learning disabilities or other support needs to be at the heart of their services and communities.

We are a creative, dynamic and successful national charity that improves knowledge, policy and practice in health and social care. We are committed to involving people who require additional support in everything we do and are leading the way in helping others to do the same.

The Role

You will enable people who require additional support, health and social care partnerships, social care providers and other stakeholders to work together to put the ‘Charter for Involvement’ into practice in their local areas.

The Person

You have the knowledge, values and commitment required to be part of shaping the future of health and social care in Scotland.

You are passionate and committed to the twelve statements in the ‘Charter for Involvement’. You have practical experience of managing or providing person centred support and can demonstrate the ability to listen to and respect people, and help them advocate for themselves. You are self-motivated, organised and can work with a high degree of independence and creativity.

Download Job Description and Person Specification

To apply

Please submit a CV and personal statement of no more than 4 x A4 pages. This must evidence how you meet the essential criteria set out in the person specification.

Submit this together with your CV and contact details for two referees (one of whom must be your current or most recent employer) by 5pm on Thursday 7
June 2018

[email protected]

James Fletcher
Director ARC Scotland
Unit 12, Hardengreen Business Centre
EH22 3NX (0131) 663 4444