Ref. 59354

Residential Worker

  • Location: Livingston Village, Scotland
  • Salary: £13.5 - £13.5 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for several Residential Workers to work in West Lothian. We require staff to have experience with children and young people.

You will be on a three month rota basis.

The role:

Provides care and supervision to a house managing the care provision for up to 12 young people with special needs. Able to work to the highest standards within a strong child centred ethos in an organisation which encourages team work and is committed to providing a high standard of primary care and education through the active development and support of its staff group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Share responsibility with co-workers for directly supervising young people and engaging them in activities appropriate for their age and circumstances.
  • Guides and engages with young people through normal daily living routines which will best meet the primary care needs of each individual in the group and personally interacts with young people to ensure the safety and well being of each young person as an individual at the same time as maintaining the integrity and stability of the group.
  • Provides support for young people in a classroom setting.
  • Engages young people in a wide range of stimulating and therapeutic activities, both on-site and in the community

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: SVQ Level 2
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children and young people.
  • Compliance: Up to date SSSC registration and PVG.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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