Closing Date24th Sept
Residential Child Care Worker [Scotland]
Shifts: Day Shift
Locations: Dalry (KA24)
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary Scale £17,500 - £22,500 dependant on SSSC conditions met (this does not include any additional payments for overtime, sleepovers etc)
Spark of Genius Ltd is a high quality provider of specialist care in small therapeutic residential homes and education throughout Scotland for young people with a diverse range of social, emotional and mental health needs.
We are currently recruiting for a full time day shift Residential Child Care Worker for our Residential Service in Dalry, Ayrshire.
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 and/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.
Relevant qualifications are not essential to start, however there is a requirement set by the SSSC to gain the relevant qualification/s within 5 years which includes work placed learning.
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.
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.
Please note: As an organisation we do not accept CV’s.
Recruitment Paperwork and Policies
- Guidance Notes Scotland86KB
- Guidance Notes England46KB
- Equal Opportunities Policy474KB
- Recruitment of Ex-offenders Policy Scotland94KB
- Recruitment of Ex-offenders Policy England70KB
- Protection of Children and Young People Policy88KB
- DBS Policy86KB
- Vision and Aims76KB
- Evidence of Proof to Work in the UK26KB