Tiphereth Ltd
Tiphereth Ltd

Charity registered in Scotland SC017483

Tiphereth is a Camphill Community founded in 1993, situated at the foot of the Pentland Hills in Edinburgh. We are a charity delivering an outstanding care and support service based on equality and celebrating the unique potential of each individual. We have cultural and spiritual roots inspired by the works of Karl Koenig and Rudolf Steiner. Tiphereth provides quality professional Residential, Day Services and Social Enterprises for people with learning disabilities, autism and other support needs. Our community is underpinned by Social Pedagogy, creating a culture of living and working together in safe and supportive relationships.

Current vacancies

Supported Living – Night Co-Worker (Full Time)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £19,533
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th October 2020

We are seeking a confident, supportive, and experienced Waking Night Support Worker for our Supported Living Service. Our full-time post is 154 hours over a four-week period on either a four week or eight-week fixed Rota. (Part time could be considered)

Our waking night shift runs from 10pm to 9am and involves providing overnight support to 4 residents, as well as hands on morning support to our members between 7am and 9 am.

Full time staff work a 7 day on 7 day off shift pattern, constituting 14 shifts over a 4-week period.

In exchange you can expect a competitive annual salary of £19,533.00 and 36 days paid leave per year.

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, social enterprises, and a growing day service.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

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Supported Living Co-Worker Relief

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th October 2020

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, social enterprises and a growing day service.

We are currently expanding our relief pool and have openings for confident and supportive individuals who value the concept of social equality and have a willingness to support people with learning disabilities and/or autism to maximise their potential and life opportunities.

You will be joining an innovative and creative environment to support people to live in our community, within their own tenancies, in both shared and individual houses. You will work as part of a team to support each individual to maintain their tenancy, build relationships and have a meaningful, happy life.

Furthermore you will be supporting people to access a range social and cultural experiences and meaningful work to enhance their life experience and holistic wellbeing.

The hours of work are variable and on an as required basis but will involve evening and weekend work.

In return you will benefit from a rate of pay in line with the Scottish Living wage currentley £9.30 per hour.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

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Supported Living Manager (Maternity Cover)

  • Full time
  • £35,249
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th October 2020

Tiphereth - Camphill in Edinburgh provides a harmonious community where adults with learning disabilities and autism can live work and grow together. We merge residential care, with supported living tenancies and a vibrant support service to provide our members, with meaningful work activity to be the best they can be and respected for their own unique qualities and contributions.

The Supported Living Service supports ten members to live within their own homes. These are a combination of shared and single tenancies. With support provided on a needs led basis. Our members benefit from both personalised support and living as part of a community with others who call Tiphereth home.

The Role

We are currently recruiting a Supported Living Manager (Maternity Cover) Fixed term for 12 months. You will be responsible for the day to day management of our Supported Living Service, including operational delivery, leadership, financial management, staff management and communication of information to all stakeholders.

This is a hands-on role, line managing and supporting a team of dedicated co-workers to deliver excellent standards of care and support. You will provide the leadership, direction and decision making for the service assisted by two team leaders.

Forming part of the Tiphereth Management Group, led by the CEO, you will have responsibility to work collaboratively with a team of Service and Non-Service Managers to deliver the strategic direction for the Tiphereth community.

The Terms and Conditions

This is a full-time post (150hrs per 4 weeks) and you will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service. This will involve occasional evening or weekend work.

The annual salary is £35,249.18 per annum. An additional on call payment is received for weeks on call.

We offer a generous 36 days paid holiday per annum inclusive of statutory and public holidays.

Key responsibilities

· Ensure that the Supported Living Service is delivered in line with the Health and Social Care standards.

· Lead the development of the service and delegate responsibilities to the Team Leaders as required.

· Identify areas of practice and service improvement and act accordingly to address any issues.

· Ensure the Supported Living Service contributes to and is included in wider community events and celebrations within Tiphereth.

· Undertake the rostering of staff with the Team Leaders to meet member’s support needs and provide on call support on a rotational basis.

· Provide regular and effective support and supervision to the team with an emphasis on reflective practice.

· Maintain excellent recording and reporting as set out by Tiphereth.

· Maintain good communication with members families, carers, partner organisations and stakeholders.

· Attend internal and external meetings as directed and agreed with the CEO.

· Participate in community celebrations and the cultural and spiritual life of Tiphereth.

· Contribute to creating a harmonious, safe and aesthetically pleasing environment in which to work.

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Team Leader – Garden Group

  • Full time
  • £24,403 – £26,535
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th January 2020

Tiphereth Day Service has an exciting and rare opportunity for a Team Leader who will lead, organise and manage the Garden group within the day service. The post holder will provide direct support to adults with learning disabilities and autism in the garden group, and will also lead and manage the staff team.

The work of the Garden Group is to maintain and cultivate an aesthetically pleasing garden through weeding, mowing, sowing; to grow vegetables, flowers and plants for use in Tiphereth and for the summer fair; and to be responsible for the local Green waste collection which is used to produce our compost.

We are looking for someone with relevant care and support experience, ideally with prior leadership experience, and knowledge and enthusiasm for horticultural work.

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This vacancy has now closed

Co-Worker (Support Worker)

  • Full time
  • £18,076
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th January 2020

At Tiphereth we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Day Service Co-Worker in our outdoor land, estates and community gardening group, the Peregrine Group.

You will provide support and motivation to people with learning disabilities to participate in meaningful work on the land, in community gardening and estates maintenance. You will be enthusiastic and positive about the potential of people to participate, learn and grow. You will bring experience of support work and knowledge of land based work such as gardening or conservation. You need to work well as part of a team, have good communication skills and be motivated by Camphill’s values and ethos. A full driving licence including willingness to drive a minibus is an essential requirement.

The Peregrine Group works in partnership with other social organisations, helping to make a difference by contributing their skills and time for social good and the benefit of others. Tiphereth is a Camphill community in Edinburgh based around supported accommodation, social enterprises and day services for adults with learning disabilities and other support needs.

We offer:

· Competetive terms and conditions including 36 days holiday

· Excellent continuous professional development opportunities

· Opportunity to contribute to a growing service and develop skills

· Beautiful, outdoor based work setting on the edge of the Pentland Hills

· Opportunity to belong to a Camphill community with a rich social and cultural life

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Day Service Co-Workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,076 – £19,656
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

Are you interested in working in a creative, friendly community set in a beautiful physical environment? Tiphereth is a Camphill community on the edge of the Pentland hills in the Colinton area of Edinburgh.

Our day service is currently recruiting staff to support adults with learning disabilities and autism to participate in our creative day service. We are looking for people who have the skills and motivation required to work in one of our work groups areas with skills in woodwork, land work, crafts.

Working in a person-centred way, Co-Workers support adults with learning disabilities to develop practical and social skills in different work environments. The focus of the role is on realising the potential skills of each individual, whilst making the work enjoyable for our members.We also support our members to work in our social enterprise producing and delivering compost and firewood.

We offer:

  • 36 days leave, increasing to 40 days. Monday to Friday hours
  • 5% employers pension contribution
  • Professional development opportunities and scope to develop practical craft skills
  • Beautiful, outdoor based work setting on the edge of the Pentland Hills
  • Weekly staff meetings, monthly work groups and community festivals.
  • Opportunity to belong to a Camphill community which has 3 residential houses, 10 supported living tenancies, and social enterprises alongside the day service. Employee Assistance Programme including counselling support
  • Employee Assistance Programme including counselling support

We invite applications from people who:

  • Share our belief in the uniqueness of each person; meaningful work and community
  • Have experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism
  • Have a person-centred approach
  • Can work well in a team, communicate well and think creatively
  • Have some interest, skill or experience in at least one of our work areas
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Community Co-workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • from £18,339
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th March 2020

We are seeking a number of confident and supportive individuals who value the concept of social equality and have a willingness to support people with learning disabilities and/or autism to maximise their potential and life opportunities.

You will be joining an innovative and creative environment to support people to live in our community, within their own tenancies, in both shared and individual houses. You will work as part of a team to support each individual to maintain their tenancy, build relationships and have a meaningful, happy life.

Furthermore you will be supporting people to access a range social and cultural experiences and meaningful work to enhance their life experience and holistic wellbeing.

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members, but will involve evening and weekend work.

In return you can expect a competitive salary starting at £18339.75 per annum (subject to pay review April 2020) and a generous 36 days paid leave.

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, social enterprises and a growing day service.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

For further information please contact Charlotte Dudley (Supported Living Manager) on 0131 441 2401 or email charlotte.dudley@tiphereth.org.uk

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Team Leader – Tiphereth Supported Living

  • Full time
  • £24,403 – £26,535
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th June 2020

We are seeking a confident and passionate individual, who has experience in working in a leadership role within the Health & Social Care sector. The candidate will have an interest in leading a team to support adults with learning disabilities and/or autism to live in their own homes, both in shared and individual environments within a Camphill Community.

You will be joining an innovative and creative environment, alongside another Team Leader to manage the day to day running of the supported living houses within the Community, our team leaders lead the team to support each individual to maintain their tenancy, build relationships and have a meaningful, happy life.

Furthermore you will be involved in planning a range social and cultural experiences, whilst supporting the access to meaningful work to enhance the life experience and holistic wellbeing of our members.

You will ensure that there is an excellent standard of support and care for the people living in our community and maintain regulatory standards within the team. You will lead the team to develop their own skills and support the staff to lead in their fields of expertise

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members and the service as a whole and requires some evening and weekend work.

The annual salary is £24,403.28 rising to £26,535.60 over 6 years and the post offers a generous 36 days annual leave per year.

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, supported living, social enterprises and a growing day service.

The successful candidate will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC immediately.

For further information please contact Charlotte Dudley (Supported Living Manager) on 0131 441 2401 or email charlotte.dudley@tiphereth.org.uk

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This vacancy has now closed

Community Co-workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,339
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th June 2020

We are seeking a number of confident and supportive individuals who value the concept of social equality and have a willingness to support people with learning disabilities and/or autism to maximise their potential and life opportunities.

You will be joining an innovative and creative environment to support people to live in our community, within their own tenancies, in both shared and individual houses. You will work as part of a team to support each individual to maintain their tenancy, build relationships and have a meaningful, happy life.

Furthermore you will be supporting people to access a range social and cultural experiences and meaningful work to enhance their life experience and holistic wellbeing.

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members, but will involve evening and weekend work.

(Please note that in response to coronavirus, we are working in smaller groups and reducing cross over between service users and houses.)

In return you can expect a competitive salary starting at £18,339.75 per annum (subject to pay review 2020) and a generous 36 days paid leave.

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, social enterprises and a growing day service.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

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Assistant Team Leader – Tiphereth Supported Living

  • Full time
  • £21,691
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 25th September 2020

We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our team at Tiphereth Supported Living in the role of Assistant Team Leader.

We are seeking a confident and passionate individual, who has experience in working within the Health & Social Care sector. The candidate will have an interest in working as part of a team to support adults with learning disabilities and/or autism to live in their own homes, both in shared and individual environments within a Camphill Community.

You will be joining an innovative and creative environment, providing both on the ground care and support for our members, as well as providing assistance to two Team Leader’s in order to manage the day to day running of the supported living houses within the Community. The job role will focus on the co-ordination of a team of co-workers, producing rotas and reports for the team leaders to be able to staff the houses effectively.

Furthermore you will support the planning of a range social and cultural experiences, whilst supporting the access to meaningful work to enhance the life experience and holistic wellbeing of our members.

You will be part of a team which ensures an excellent standard of support and care for the people living in our community and maintain regulatory standards within the team. You will provide support and supervision for co-workers and be involved in developing individuals within the team.

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members and the service as a whole and requires evening and weekend work, we operate an ‘on call’ service, which is managed on a rostered basis.

The starting salary is £ 21691.80 subject to incremental rises and the post offers a generous 36 days annual leave per year.

Tiphereth, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a Camphill Community consisting of residential care, supported living, social enterprises and a growing day service.

The successful candidate will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC immediately.

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