Residential Childcare Practitioner

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Montrose
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
21 Oct 2020
Closes
19 Nov 2020
Ref
1767389872
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you a passionate and dedicated child support worker?

Do you strive to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable children?

If this sounds like you, then apply today!

Child Support worker roles available in Angus supporting the local authority, secure services and charities in a residential setting. Choose your own schedule, work as often as you like based on your availability! Make a real difference to the lives of young people, supporting them to have a safe and fulfilled childhood!

What can Randstad offer a child support worker?
- Competitive rates
- Keep your skills sharp working across multiple services
- Flexible working schedule
- Opportunity for consistent placement
- Unlimited friend referral bonuses
- Immediate start
- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning
- Help with SSSC registration
- Employee discount app
- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant

A successful child support worker will be responsible for:

- Working effectively as part of a team of child support workers
- Providing 24 hours care to a vulnerable young people
- supporting service users with early trauma and emotional behavioural difficulties
- Taking service users out into the community and to school each day
- Ensuring professional boundaries are in place
- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards
- Working to a flexible schedule, including night shifts, weekends and bank holidays and Christmas period

To be successful in your application, you will:
- Have previous experience working in a residential setting with young people
- Have flexibility in the roles undertaken
- Have strong communication skills
- Register under the PVG scheme
- Full driving licence
- Obtained, or working towards SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent desirable

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 us 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.