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Disabled Persons Housing Service (Fife) - Administrator
Post: Independent Living Project (Fife) Administrator
Hours: 17.5 per week
Salary: £15,825 pro rata
A brand new staff team is being sought to lead, launch and deliver this independent innovative service in Fife. Managed by Disabled Persons Housing Service (Fife) the new independent service will be run alongside existing housing options and self directed support options. The new ILP(F) team will primarily assist eligible individuals in exploring their potential in becoming employers of their own Personal Assistant (P.A.) or support/care staff to live independently (Self Directed Support Option 1 or as part of a mixed selection Option 4). Independent Living Officer, The ILO has a crucial role in delivering the new Fife ILP.
The admin officer, is a part time role of paramount importance in ensuring the smooth running of the project. You should have proven skills and experience to work unsupervised, at all times foreseeing and planning ahead for what is required. A go-to person ready to support team members to deliver day to day - usual reception, telephone, IT and filing skills of course required!
All posts require individuals who can work in a sensitive and confidential environment and who are comfortable communicating with people. Please contact them straight away as they will be shortlisting close to the closing date and calling interviews fairly quickly afterwards. Posts are supported via funding by Fife Health and Social Care Partnership.
The closing date for applications is 13 June at 5pm and interviews are scheduled for week commencing 26 June.
DPHS(Fife) is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Applications from disabled applicants will be particularly welcomed with an interview being guaranteed if essential criteria are met.