residential support worker- fife

posted
17 September 2019
contact
rebecca prentice, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 9 - £ 13.50 per hour
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posted
location
fife, scotland
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 9 - £ 13.50 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ299941
contact
rebecca prentice, randstad care
phone
01312040887

job description

Are you an experienced residential childcare worker?

Are you looking for a new challenge supporting a young person with complex behavioural needs?

If the answer is yes then we want you to be a part of a new service in the Dunfermline or Kelty areas. Working with individuals who may have challenging behaviour, in a supported living environment. This is a long term rolling contract with the option to pick up additional ad hoc shifts. We are also offering excellent pay rates depending on experience.

What we will give you:

Opportunity for an immediate start (subject to satisfactory referencing and checks)
Flexible shifts, with work patterns that suits your availability and lifestyle
A dedicated consultant to allow you to build a great working relationship
Competitive hourly rates


Your Responsibilities will include:

Providing a specialist service to meet the individuals needs
Proactively ensure the therapeutic care of young people
Meeting national care standards
Supporting the young person to engage with the community
Act as a positive role model for the individuals.

What we need from you:

Ideally SVQ level 3 in Social Care/ SVQ level 3 in Childcare
Proven track record working within professional care, especially with complex or challenging behaviours
Flexible availability to work ad hoc shifts as well as days, evening and weekends.
Able to communicate effectively at all levels
Full UK drivers licence with use of a car (essential)


There are a limited amount of positions available, so move quickly to avoid disappointment. If you would like to apply for a support worker role please submit your cv, or for further information please get in contact with Rebecca Prentice on 0131 240 0887 or for a confidential discussion.

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.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,emotional intelligence,passionate,work well under pressure

qualification

college

educational requirements

SVQ