Senior Support Worker

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Aberdeen
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
16 Oct 2020
Ref
1706728797
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Do you have experience working at a senior level within residential childcare?

Can you act as a role model for vulnerable young people and team members alike?

Then read on!

We have a permanent role available working in an established residential childcare home in Aberdeen with a fantastic organisation! Take on the role of a senior residential childcare worker and begin the path to a management role! This service provides support to children with emotional behavioural difficulties. A senior residential childcare worker looking to make a change in organisation would also do well in this position!

What can Randstad offer a successful senior residential childcare worker?
- Competitive rates
- Free parking close by
- Central location, close to lots of amenities
- Employee discount scheme
- Unlimited friend referral bonuses
- Immediate start
- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning
- Help with SSSC registration
- A dedicated Randstad consultant will guide you through the application process
- National organisation with multiple houses in Dunfermline- plenty of opportunity to progress in your career

A successful senior residential childcare worker will be responsible for:
- Working effectively with the assistant manager and registered manager
- Supporting the social, emotional and educational needs of children
- Co-ordinating with wider care team
- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards
- Working to a flexible schedule, including nightshifts, weekends and bank holidays
- Flexibility in working, may be asked to work in a different house on occasion

To be successful in your application, you will:
- Have previous experience working in a similar position or able to demonstrate you are ready to take the step up
- Have strong communication skills
- Register under the PVG scheme
- Full driving licence
- Obtained SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent

If this sounds like the position for you, don't delay!

Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information give Rebecca Prentice a call on for a confidential chat or email

Not the role for you?

We are always looking for talented residential support workers across Scotland, email

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.