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Residential Support Worker

Reference

PRI32576

Location

Children's Home - Kilbirnie

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£17,409 - £24,000 per annum depending on experience

Hours

40 hours per week. 12 hour shifts, 7 days over 14

Job Advert Role Description

Our specialist children's home in Kilbirnie are seeking full time permanent Residential Support Workers to join their team.

We are keen to hear from those experienced professionals who are passionate about making a difference for young people and have, or are working towards the attainment of, the relevant qualifications and registrations.

As a Residential Support Worker, you will need to develop positive relationships with our young people and support them in their daily practices as they work towards positive outcomes.

You will also assist the GIRFEC Senior Practitioners and Residential Services Manager in the care planning process and in achieving our high quality standards. You will ensure that your practice complies with policy and procedure and are in line with regulatory, statutory and compliance requirements and meet quality standards.

The successful applicant should have the following:-

  • Must hold a current UK driving licence
  • Working towards or completion of HNC Social Care / SVQ 3 which is a minimum requirement
  • You will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) if your application is successful
  • Successful candidates will receive a generous package and excellent training and development opportunities.

Aspire Scotland, part of the Priory Group, provides a unique community-based, living and learning environment in support of some of the most vulnerable children and young people in the country. The Aspire team assists young people aged 8 to 18 years to be fully included within the local community and ensures they have the capacity to prosper beyond Aspire Scotland in the wider post-school world.

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for Vulnerable people across the UK. With over a hundred high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Division DBS info

Disclosure

The successful candidates will be required to apply for a PVG from Disclosure Scotland. Further information can be obtained from www.disclosurescotland.co.uk. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Job Description

Aspire_Residential_Support_Worker_JD.docx

Closing Date

31/12/2019