Senior Residential Worker (Temp) (Children's Residential Services) (2 Posts) SOA02509

Expiring today

Recruiter
South Ayrshire Council
Location
Scotland
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Ref
SOA02509
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description
What is the role?

As part of our commitment to improving residential services for children and young people South Ayrshire's Health and Social Care Partnership is looking to recruit Senior Residential Workers to work across our two Children's Houses - Coylton Children's Home and Glenriddel Children's Home.

You must have an HNC in Social Care as well as an SVQ 3/4 or actively working towards achieving your SVQ. You will be person centred in your thinking and practice  and have experience of residential child care

You will have excellent communication skills as well as demonstrable leadership skills and be committed to achieving good outcomes for children and young people.

Informal enquiries can be made to Linda Given Team Leader for Residential Services 01292 570486

Please click on the option to download additional information on this vacancy to access the Job Description.   Extra information:   The Grade of this post is Grade 2 / Level 8 , the hourly rate is £14.60 to £15.98 and annual salary is £28,167 to £30,830 plus 10% non core hours allowance.   These posts are being offered on a temporary basis until 31 March 2018. Post A - Coyton Children's Home Post B - Glenriddel Children's Home   PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU DETAIL A MINIMUM OF TWO REFEREES ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM.

This post is considered to be Regulated Work with children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a Scheme member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made. If you wish further information on the PVG Scheme you can visit the Disclosure Scotland website at www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

  Please note that you may be required to meet PVG costs.     Closing date for applications is Sunday 20 August 2017.

See also:
Senior Residential Worker (Children) Jan 2016 (3).docx