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Job Reference: 43655

Residential Worker (Social Care and Early Years Support)

  • Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £12.7 - £12.7

Seven Social Care are looking for 2 temporary Residential Workers to work with a Short Breaks Service in Edinburgh. This role will involve working weekends and is initially for a period of 6 weeks. The hourly rate is £12.70 via an umbrella company.

The role:

We are currently looking for someone to provide short breaks for disabled children and young people, supporting them to access a variety of activities, promoting independence, inclusion and learning, and engaging positive activities. Whilst working in a person centred way, providing practical and emotional support to the child or young person, to enable them to meet the goals and outcomes identified in their support plan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work effectively as part of a team
  • To attend Centre based meetings as and when required.
  • To attend review and planning meetings
  • To visit children and young people’s homes and schools for meetings.
  • To work co-operatively with other team members and take responsibility for preparing reports and plans
  • To make a positive contribution to staff meetings

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current PVG.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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