Close
Cancel
Recruitment Enquiries: 01325 331266

Support Worker

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

Please search for live opportunities or use the Register Interest facility to sign up for job alerts and/or leave your CV speculatively.

Reference

PRI21914

Location

Troup House School, Gamrie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, AB45 3JN

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£14,641 - £23,427

Hours

37.5 hours

Job Advert - Division Information

At Priory Education  we are  proud of our reputation for delivering quality education and care services with positive outcomes for children and young people aged 5 to 25 who have experienced difficulties in their previous education placements.

Job Advert Location Description

As the development of our service continues into 2018 so do the opportunities for you to contribute to the care and education of Looked After Children in Scotland within a School Care Accommodation service.

Through the skills and capacity of our team and our exceptional physical resources we create a nurturing and aspirational environment that enables our young people to; re-engage in their experience of learning, thrive and succeed.

Job Advert Role Description

We currently have the opportunities for an energetic and committed  Residential Support Worker at Troup House School to contribute to the effective delivery of  care and individual programmes. We provide care 24/7 and Residential Support Workers are an integral part of our provision supporting our day rota working both early and late shifts. As professional Childcare workers you will ensure that your pratice complies with policy and procedure and are in line with regulatory, statutory and compliance requirements and meet quality standards.

You will also be required to hold a current UK driving licence and undergo certified training and refresher courses in a range of areas including Safeguarding, Physical Intervention, Behavioural Management, First Aid, Fire Prevention and Health & Safety at work and other specialist training related to the location as well as the relevant CPD.

You are required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) if your application is successful.

PVG membership through Disclosure Scotland is required.

We can support working towards or completion of HNC /  SVQ 3 which is a minimum requirement.

       

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 5 years.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

If you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

16/09/2018