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Residential Support Worker (Nights)

Reference

PRI54330

Location

Children's Home - Irvine

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£19,344 - £24,00 per annum

Hours

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

Job Advert Role Description

Aspris Children’s Services (an independent company which was formally Priory Education and Children’s Services) is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of specialist care and education for a reason. We recruit some of the most committed staff in the sector.

We are seeking a Residential Support Worker to join our children's home in Irvine. 

Our Residential Support Workers develop positive relationships with our young people and support them in their daily practices as they work towards positive outcomes.

The successful candidate 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.

Candidates must:-

  • Hold a current UK driving licence
  • Be working towards or completed the HNC Social Care / SVQ 3 which is a minimum requirement
  • Be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) if your application is successful.

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.

You can be part of something special

At Aspris, we are dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of the children and young people within our homes, and always celebrate uniqueness and diversity.

Our homes are part of a large children’s group with a national footprint offering significant development, support and progression opportunities. We also operate a fostering service and a number of high quality specialist schools in both the UK and the Middle East. 

Your Benefits

  • A generous salary
  • Being part of a company that invests in you and your team for personal and professional development
  • Reward and discount schemes
  • Pension
  • Enhanced DBS fee paid
  • Access to a holiday package
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Wellbeing support

We are currently operating 7 residential services across Ayrshire with expansion of our service in Ayr, offering further support to children and young people from across the United Kingdom.  This has given rise to a series of opportunities for professional, skilled and caring individuals to join our team.

Aspris 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 the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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Disclosure

We are 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 a disclosure check with the relevant disclosure body at an enhanced level. Aspris Children’s Services will cover the cost of the disclosure check.

Job Description

Residential_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/10/2021