Aberlour Child Care Trust - Young Peoples Workers - Options (Residential) Fife
Post: Young Peoples Workers
Salary £22,474 per annum (pro rata) including 9% unsocial hours allowance
Based in Dunfermline in a purpose-built house providing full-time, long term residential care for children and young people with complex learning and physical disabilities. Aberlour Options Residential Fife is a national resource and is widely recognised by both care professionals and parents for providing quality living for those children and young people (up to age 25 years) with complex learning and physical disabilities who can no longer live at home.
Contracts available include 36 hours per week and 24.5 hours per week.
This is a 24 hour residential service and there will be a requirement to work a shift pattern, including nights. For further information on the role and to apply please visit their website.
Using a person centred approach you will provide enabling support ensuring the highest level of physical, personal, spiritual and emotional care to support the children and young people in their daily living and within the local community. It is desirable that you have experience of working with children or young people with disabilities, including undertaking moving and handling.
Workers must register with the Scottish Social Services Council as Residential Child Care Workers therefore you must hold, or be prepared to gain, the qualification requirements for this category which is at SCQF Level 7 (for example, SVQ3 Care plus an HNC).