Residential Project Worker, Aberdeen

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Barnardo's Scotland
£17,222 - £23,427 per year or £19669 - £26832 per annum depending on qualification
24 May 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Linksfield Service is an established Unit in Aberdeen City. The Unit provides planned, high quality therapeutic placements for up to 6 young people aged 12 years+ (at point of referral) with complex and challenging behaviour.

We are looking for a Residential Project Worker to join our established team.

£17,222 - £23,427 (Grade P18B) or
£19,669 - £26,832 (grade H22B) (qualification bar at £23,489)
(HNC qualification) 
You will fulfil a 'Keyworker' role, involving a diverse and enriching range of duties, including direct work with children and families, care planning and inter-agency work.

We are seeking applicants who are Social Work qualified, or hold an SVQ3 and HNC in Social Care. You must hold a qualification registerable as a Residential Child Care Worker with the SSSC.

The successful candidate will be based within the Children's House, providing direct support young people in our care. You will work a rota shift pattern, which will include evenings, weekends and sleepovers to provide routine and stability to young people.

Please see the attached job and person profile along with additional information sheet for the essential criteria relating to this role. When applying for this post please quote SC940517.

Barnardo's Scotland is pleased to be working towards the LGBT Youth Scotland's LGBT Charter.

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:
Additional Info Sheet.docx
Job Profile.doc
Person Profile.doc