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Senior GIRFEC Practitioner




Children's Home - Irvine

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£27,500 - £31,500 per annum


40 hours per week (12 hour shifts - 7 days over 14)

Job Advert Role Description

We are seeking a Senior GIRFEC Practitioner to join our specialist children's home in Irvine. 

Due to this expansion we are looking for the prominent post of Senior Practitioner to assist with the management of day to day operations within our services.  Fundamental to your role will be the engagement in, and management of, each child’s plan and ensuring these plans are managed with the highest standards of care and professionalism.

The Senior Practitioner will work alongside the Residential Services Manager to instil our team with the vision and values and ensure the organisation continues to achieve its desired quality standards.  You will build relationships with the children and young people and be a driving force in their journey towards achieving positive outcomes.

The successful candidate will be fully SSSC registered and hold the relevant qualifications at degree level or managerial level.


The successful candidates will be required to apply for a PVG from Disclosure Scotland. Further information can be obtained from  We are an equal opportunities employer.

Due to the nature of this role the successful candidate will need to have a full driving license for more than 3 years.

Your Benefits

For amazing work, we give amazing rewards:

  • Priory Perks reward and discount scheme

  • Comprehensive induction

  • Pension Scheme

  • We cover the cost of your enhanced disclosure check

  • Commitment to your ongoing training and career progression

  • Employee recognition scheme.

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.

Currently operating 8 residential services across Ayrshire with expansion of a new service in Ayr, offering further support to children and young people from across the United Kingdom.

If you have been affected by coronavirus, or are tired of working from home we have care and education roles available across the country on a temp, part-time and full time basis.

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Division DBS info


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

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