Children's Worker - Aberdeen

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Barnardo's Scotland
£23,196 - £30,147 per year
30 Aug 2016
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Barnardo's  Scotland  is one of the leading Children's Charities and our fostering services are unique in their ability to access the full range of support services within Barnardo's to enhance the lives of some of the most vulnerable children and young people in Scotland.

 This post offers an opportunity to join a committed and enthusiastic team of professional workers and to develop knowledge and skills in the specialist area of family placement within a very supportive setting

 We are looking to recruit a Children's Worker to work therapeutically with young people who are placed in Barnardo's Scotland Fostering foster placements.

You will work co-operatively with children's services, health agencies and other community based services, to promote children's rights in a positive and pro-active way, and to assist those working with children to incorporate a children's rights perspective into their work and practices to provide the most effective service for children young people and families.

 Please see the attached additional service information with Job and Person profile for the essential requirements for this post.

 These posts are subject to an enhanced check through Disclosure Scotland.

 Please quote reference SC1360816 when applying.

Closing date:        30th September 2016

Interview date:      11th October 2016

 Barnardo's Scotland is pleased to be working towards the LGBT Youth Scotland Foundation Award

At Barnardo's we believe in children. Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children and our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away from the help that they need.

See also:
Social Worker (PW2) - GENERIC 26C (26-34)_.docx