Service Care Solutions Ltd

Residential Worker

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for Residential Workers in Edinburgh.

This position is working on behalf of Action for Children and it is initially on a 3 month contract, this will be extended for the right candidate.

You will be supporting children and young people with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour within a short breaks service.

This is a 24/7 service offers respite to carers and families.

The role will involve:

  • Taking a lead with case/care planning for individual children or young people

  • Key working with children supporting their needs, physically, socially and emotionally

  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with both service users, families and also colleague

  • Ensuring all records are kept up to date and maintained on appropriate databases

Applicants should have:

  • Experience working with children and young people, specifically those with additional needs

  • A passion for working with and enriching the lives of children and young people

  • Level 3 diploma in Residential Childcare or willingness to work towards

  • A willingness to work a shift rota

  • PVG Check

If you are looking for a new challenge and looking for a company who's mission is to ensure children's voices are hard then please get in touch with Natasha on 01772 208 964

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