Senior Support Worker – Ypeople

YPeopleYpeople is an independent Charity which delivers support services to vulnerable people helping them to adapt to change and to improve their quality of life.

JOB TITLE: Senior Support Worker

PROJECT: South Lanarkshire Rent Deposit Service, Hamilton

SALARY SCALE: £20,357 – £23,546 per annum

WORKING HOURS: 35 hours per week

CLOSING DATE: 5pm on Tuesday 30 May 2017

Could you support positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople is currently recruiting for a Senior Support Worker to join the South Lanarkshire Rent Deposit Service.

Key Result Areas include:

– Effective delivery of the Rent Deposit Guarantee Scheme

– Effective line management and support and supervision of staff team

– Comprehensive and efficient recording systems to support the needs of services

– Consistent adherence to all relevant policies and procedures ensuring best practice and legal compliance

Essential requirements:

– SVQ level 3 in Management or SCQF equivalent (or willing to work towards)

– Experience of working in social care and/or housing management

– Knowledge of regulatory and legal standards with regard to private rented sector

– Working knowledge of SSSC Codes of Practice

What we offer:

Competitive salary

Company pension

Generous annual leave allowance

Excellent training opportunities


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  1. Email with your completed application

Please note that we do not accept CV’s.

This post is exempt under the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2003 and will be subject to a PVG Disclosure Check. The cost of a PVG check will be attributed to the successful candidate.