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Job Vacancies

Training Opportunity - Limited Places - Book Now

Inverclyde Community Development Trust has a number of opportunities for practical plastering training delivered by Trade Master Skills Training LtdThe training will be delivered at our training centre in Port Glasgow. This course is suitable for people wishing an entry to the Plastering Trade and requires no previous plastering experience. There are limited places therefore an assessment & registration with the Trust will be required on date shown for information session before a place is confirmed. Childcare/Dependent care costs are available for eligible participants.

Entry requirements

You should be unemployed and an Inverclyde resident with supporting evidence of the right to live and work in the UK.

Training Content

Labouring Skills, Dry Lining, Bonding, Coving, Dot Dab, Repair Work, Basic Price Estimation


After training you should be able to confidently enter a plastering environment enabling the candidate to be considered useful in a working environment. With the potential to explore opportunities in this industry.

Duration; one week course over 5 days

Times; To be confirmed

Dates; Information & Registration session – August 1st (2 Hours Approx.)

Training commences - August 7th 2017   & August 21st 2017

Venue; Inverclyde Community Development Trust (The Trust)

Unit 45, Port Glasgow Industrial Estate

To book a place on the information session contact: Lorna Stein on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01475 806760 

Home Shopper- Hom2422



Home Shopper


Service Manager


£7.50 p/h


18 hours per week / 9:00-3:00pm / Tuesday-Friday


Inverclyde - Outreach


Friday 28th July 2017


·         To provide our client group with assistance to allow them to remain in their own homes for as long as possible.

·        To do weekly shopping / delivery for up to 10 customers per day.



·         To collect shopping orders from the office each morning.

·         To go and do shopping for customers at local store and deliver it to their home.



·         To ensure shopping is put away in the customer’s homes if requires

·         To collect payment and delivery charge from customer and return monies to office.



Essential Knowledge / Skills / Experience:

·         Previous experience in working with the elderly client group.

·         Must have full clean driving licence.

·         Must have excellent organisational skills and be able to work on own initiative.

·         An enhanced disclosure will be required.

Desirable Knowledge / Skills / Experience:

A background in working on a one-to-one basis with elderly within their own homes.

Please ensure you include a telephone number on your application form.

How to Apply:

Please download an application pack and return to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 



Charge hand/Driver - Dri 2383

Job Title:

Charge hand/Driver

Reference No:

Dri 2383




Full Time


£9.50 - £10.50 Depending on Experience



Closing Date:



Summary of role

We are seeking an experienced Soft Landscape Chargehand, working in Inverclyde. The candidate’s key responsibilities will be ensuring the delivery of high quality soft landscaping projects, and ensuring they are maintained afterwards. This will be achieved through a hands-on role, working alongside our teams as required.

Attributes and skills

You will need to be flexible, reliable, with a proven knowledge of commercial Soft Landscaping, and a commitment to applying high standards of health and safety as well as quality. Candidates will have a vocational qualification, a PA1 & PA6 spraying license, as well as a full UK driving licence. Candidates with a license allowing them to tow large trailers would be at an advantage.

How To Apply

Email a CV and cover letter specific to the job role stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Homecare Practioner - Hom2421

Job Title:

Homecare Practioner (two part time posts available)

Reference No:





16 Hours per week


£8.45 p/h



Closing Date:

Tuesday 1st August 2017


Summary of role

To provide the highest level of support to individuals within their homes/community as directed by RQHC


Responsibilities and accountabilities

Manager/ Senior Homecare Practitioner


Full Holiday pay/ pension/ weekly paid


This post Requires  that  all Homecare Practitioners register with SSSC From October 2017

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

SVQ2 Health &Social care  or be willing to work towards this, 1 year experience in social care, driver,

Attributes and skills

Communication/written skills, use initiative, calm in challenging situation, good attendance/time keeping record, person centred working.

 How To Apply

Please download application form/ Job description from

Email completed application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..




Due to the high volume of applicants applying for the vacancies being advertised we will no longer be writing to candidates who are not short-listed for interview. 

If you do not hear from us within 6 weeks from the closing date you should presume that your application has not been successful.