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PATH (Scotland) - Housing Traineeship
PATH (Scotland) is offering a thirty-six month Positive Action Training Scheme, which has been specifically designed to redress the under-representation of black and minority ethnic communities in employment in Scottish Housing. PATH works in collaboration with Local Authority Housing Departments and Registered Social Landlords across Scotland to provide their housing training opportunities. This traineeship is in partnership with Kingdom Housing Association.
The Training involves:
Thirty six months’ work experience / specialist qualifications and professional membership / training allowance is tied to the Scottish Living Wage of £9/hour (£13,104 per year for 4 days/week). This allowance is exempt from tax and national insurance.
At the end of the programme, trainees can compete for jobs in the Scottish Housing sector.
Applicants should be:
from Black and Minority Ethnic Communities and committed to a housing career.
willing to undertake a demanding training and study programme over thirty six months - 4 days’ work experience (between Monday and Friday), which includes 1 day attendance at college or university during the academic year.
Applicants should have:
excellent communication skills
full driving licence and access to their own vehicle
flexible attitude to work
ability to work under pressure
ability to work with minimal supervision
a commitment to teamwork
experience of using digital office suites.
For more information and to apply please click here.
Please note the closing date for applications is Wednesday 11 December 2019.