Residential Child Care Workers - Dunoon

Recruiter
Spark of Genius
Location
Dunoon
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
23 Jan 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Spark of Genius Ltd operates small therapeutic residential homes and schools throughout Scotland for young people who need a variety of support. We also educate young people in our schools who cannot sustain a mainstream educational placement. We are currently recruiting for a number of Residential Child Care Workers for one of our residential homes in Dunoon. Applicants should be committed individuals with the ability to provide an inclusive, inspiring, living environment for our young people. The position will involve working with small groups of young people aged 8-18, experiencing a variety of complex needs/parenting experiences. Candidates must have the experience or transferable skills for this role as well as an understanding of working with complex needs. Ideally candidates would have experience of Residential Care and/or Social Work although if you do not necessarily have the experience for the role, however, have the passion for working with our young people and feel you have transferable skills and qualities to do so, we would like to hear from you. Relevant qualifications are not essential to start, however there is a requirement set by the SSSC to gain the relevant qualification/s within 3 years. If you have applied previously and were unsuccessful, we would like to hear from you again if you feel you have gained new skills or experience. Please complete all sections of our application form if you wish to be considered for the vacancy. Our application form can be found on our website along with a copy of our job specification which will give you a bit more information on what the role entails. After completing the application form you can then submit to the Human Resources Department at your earliest opportunity. Job Type - Full time, permanent - Day/Night shift positions available Salary Scale - £17,500 - £22,500 per annum. Hours of work - 40 per week

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