educational support worker in central belt

17 September 2019
rebecca prentice, randstad care
job type
£ 20,000 - £ 24,000 per year
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central belt, scotland
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 20,000 - £ 24,000 per year
Children services
reference number
rebecca prentice, randstad care

job description

Are you an experienced child support worker?

Passionate about the education of children with complex needs?

If the answer is yes, then we need you!

Full and part time roles available working in a fantastic residential school for children with complex needs and emotional behavioral difficulties. As an educational support worker, you will be classroom based supporting children to reach their full potential.

What can Randstad offer you?
- Competitive rates
- Employee discount scheme
- Unlimited friend referral bonuses
- Immediate start
- Easy online booking system
- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning
- Help with SSSC registration
- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant
- Excellent career progression opportunities
- Opportunities to pick up ad hoc shifts

A successful applicant worker will be responsible for:
- Working effectively as part of a team
- Supporting the social and educational needs of children
- Taking service users between residential units and school
- Co-ordinating with teachers and wider care team
- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards
- Working to a flexible schedule, including nightshifts, weekends and bank holidays
To be successful in your application, you will:
- Have previous experience working in a carel setting with young people
- Have flexibility in the roles undertaken
- Have strong communication skills
- Register under the PVG scheme
- Full driving licence
- Obtained SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent

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 Rebecca Prentice a call on 013 1240 0887 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.


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