Part-Time Support Assistant



Job Type



£19,046 - £19,533 (pro-rata)


Part-Time Support Assistant (Reception), Highlands & Islands

Based in Lerwick

10 hours per week Monday to Friday with flexibility

to support operational requirements

£19,046 – £19,533 (pro-rata)

Islands Allowance £1,539 (pro-rata)

Ref: EST1033/20

The Children’s Hearings System provides the operational setting in which SCRA and our partner agencies work. The aim is to provide a safety net for vulnerable children and deliver tailored solutions which meet the needs of the individuals involved, while helping to build stronger families and safer communities.

Support Assistant (Reception) is a key member of our Reception Support Services Team. As the first point of contact for all visitors to our office, you will provide a warm reception for children, their families and all other persons attending hearings, as well as liaising with a variety of our partners including social workers, police and teachers. You will also provide general clerical support including processing paper and electronic mail/documents, photocopying and filing.

Applications for this post must be through SCRA’s website at where you will find details of all current vacancies.

Closing date: 29 October 2020.