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

Co-Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £17,574 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th November 2018

At Tiphereth we currently have an exciting and rare opportunity for a Day Service Co-Worker in our Peregrine Group as our areas of work grow.

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. The Peregrine Group provides meaningful outdoor, land based work for adults with learning disabilities and autism to learn, grow and make a positive contribution. This post will be involved in community gardening, conservation work and a new estates group providing grounds maintenance across our own sites.

If you have:

  • A keen interest in supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism to improve wellbeing, confidence and skills through gardening and outdoor land work.
  • Relevant experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and autism
  • Motivated by Camphill values, in particular social pedagogy, a relationship based practice
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Relevant gardening and land based experience / training
  • A clean driving licence including ability to drive a minibus
  • A satisfactory PVG

We offer:

  • Competitive terms and conditions including 36 days holiday
  • Excellent continuous professional development opportunities
  • Opportunity to contribute to a growing service
  • Beautiful, outdoor based work setting on the edge of the Pentland Hills
  • Opportunity to belong to a Camphill community which has residential houses, supported living, and social enterprises alongside a growing day service.

RELIEF WORK We are also recruiting relief staff for our day service to work across our groups

as required covering staff absences. Hourly rate is £8.75 per hour.

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Co-Worker Peregrine group

  • Full time
  • £17,574 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd July 2018

We are looking for motivated individuals who can provide support and make a difference to peoples’ lives. Due to expansion of our day service we are seeking a Co-Worker (support worker) supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism in meaningful work and activities.

We are recruiting specifically for our Peregrine group which works with people in other community projects in gardening and environmental work. Some of the work would involve one-to-one support, and some working with small groups.

Full details of what the roles require is available on our website tiphereth.org.uk

We are looking for compassionate, creative, confident and motivated individuals who have the passion to assist the people we support to achieve their personal outcomes and make a difference to peoples’ lives.

Tiphereth, Camphill in Edinburgh, is a vibrant and growing charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh with residential care, supported living, social enterprises and a growing day service.

Both salary and holidays rise in relation to length of service. Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days p/a. plus 9% pension

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Co-workers – Supported Living

  • Full time
  • £17,574 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th July 2018

We are currently recruiting to a range of Full time, Part time and Waking Night shift posts for our new and exciting Supported Living Service.

Your main role will be to offer practical, emotional and social support to people in their own homes to assist them to maintain their tenancy as independently as possible. You will need to develop warm and effective relationships with service users supporting them to cope with their lives in a positive and planned way so that they can make informed choices, develop new skills, grow greater self-confidence and maximise their independence. Our tenants will be supported to be active fully active members of both the Tiphereth community and wider Edinburgh community.

You will have knowledge of multi-agency working, housing support/care at home systems and knowledge of diversity of service user groups which you will use to establish and maintain respectful and empowering relationships with service users so that they feel valued and supported and in control of their own lives.

You will be expected to work a shift pattern that could involve some sleep in shifts to meet the needs of our members. Full time hours will be approximately 37.5 hours a week (150hrs over a four week period).

What you will need

·Willingness to work towards and achieve an appropriate qualification recognised by SSSC

·Ability to build equal and positive relationships with people

·Demonstrate an understanding of working with people to include them and tackle exclusion

·Flexible, practical and reliable approach

You are required to register with SSSC within 6 months of starting in the post.

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the Job Specification available on our online recruitment portal.

The Deal

We offer a highly competitive Salary £17574 pa raising to £19110, Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days plus 9% pension. Working within a supportive environment you can expect a range of training and development opportunities.

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Co-workers – Supported Living (part time)

  • Part time
  • £17,574 – £19,110 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th July 2018

We are currently recruiting to a range of Full time, Part time and Waking Night shift posts for our new and exciting Supported Living Service.

Your main role will be to offer practical, emotional and social support to people in their own homes to assist them to maintain their tenancy as independently as possible. You will need to develop warm and effective relationships with service users supporting them to cope with their lives in a positive and planned way so that they can make informed choices, develop new skills, grow greater self-confidence and maximise their independence. Our tenants will be supported to be active fully active members of both the Tiphereth community and wider Edinburgh community.

You will have knowledge of multi-agency working, housing support/care at home systems and knowledge of diversity of service user groups which you will use to establish and maintain respectful and empowering relationships with service users so that they feel valued and supported and in control of their own lives.

You will be expected to work a shift pattern that could involve some sleep in shifts to meet the needs of our members. Full time hours will be approximately 37.5 hours a week (150hrs over a four week period).

What you will need

·Willingness to work towards and achieve an appropriate qualification recognised by SSSC

·Ability to build equal and positive relationships with people

·Demonstrate an understanding of working with people to include them and tackle exclusion

·Flexible, practical and reliable approach

You are required to register with SSSC within 6 months of starting in the post.

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the Job Specification available on our online recruitment portal.

The Deal

We offer a highly competitive Salary £17574 pa raising to £19110, Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days plus 9% pension. Working within a supportive environment you can expect a range of training and development opportunities.

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Office Administrator

  • Full time
  • £17,574
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th July 2018

We are seeking a full time Office Administrator to work in a busy charity office.

Tiphereth is a Camphill community in Colinton, Edinburgh running residential, day services and social enterprises for people with learning disabilities and autism.

Easily accessible by public transport (number 10 bus) the job will suit someone with flexibility, good organisational, minute taking, IT and telephone skills and experience working in a busy office.

Salary starts at £17574.38.

36 days holidays and a pension.

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Co-worker (Waking Night Worker x 6)

  • Full time
  • £18,086 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th August 2018

We are currently recruiting for Waking Night Staff for our new and exciting Supported Living Service.

Your main role will be to offer overnight support to people in their own home, respond appropriately and timely to calls for assistance from our tenants. You will need to develop warm and effective relationships with our member supporting them to cope with their lives in a positive and planned way so that they can make informed choices, develop new skills, grow greater self-confidence and maximise their independence. The role will also involve supporting members to get themselves up and ready for their day.

You will have knowledge of multi-agency working, housing support/care at home systems and knowledge of diversity of service user groups which you will use to establish and maintain respectful and empowering relationships with service users so that they feel valued and supported and in control of their own lives.

Full time staff will be expected to work to a fixed four week rota, totalling 14 nights per month (154hrs). Our night shift is between 10pm and 9am in order to meet the needs of our individual members, who may require your support in the morning.

What you will need

·Willingness to work towards and achieve an appropriate qualification recognised by SSSC

·Ability to build equal and positive relationships with people

·Demonstrate an understanding of working with people to include them and tackle exclusion

·Flexible, practical and reliable approach

You are required to register with SSSC within 6 months of starting in the post.

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the Job Specification available on our online recruitment portal.

The Deal

We offer a highly competitive Salary £18,086 raising to £19110, Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days plus up to 9% pension. Working within a supportive environment you can expect a range of training and development opportunities.

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Co-worker

  • Full time
  • £18,086 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th August 2018

We are currently recruiting to a range of Full time, Part time posts for our new and exciting Supported Living Service.

Your main role will be to offer practical, emotional and social support to people in their own homes to assist them to maintain their tenancy as independently as possible. You will need to develop warm and effective relationships with service users supporting them to cope with their lives in a positive and planned way so that they can make informed choices, develop new skills, grow greater self-confidence and maximise their independence. Our tenants will be supported to be active fully active members of both the Tiphereth community and wider Edinburgh community.

You will have knowledge of multi-agency working, housing support/care at home systems and knowledge of diversity of service user groups which you will use to establish and maintain respectful and empowering relationships with service users so that they feel valued and supported and in control of their own lives.

You will be expected to work a shift pattern of early and late shifts in order to meet the needs of our members. Full time hours will be approximately 37.5 hours a week (150hrs over a four week period). Part time Pro Rata.

What you will need

·Willingness to work towards and achieve an appropriate qualification recognised by SSSC

·Ability to build equal and positive relationships with people

·Demonstrate an understanding of working with people to include them and tackle exclusion

·Flexible, practical and reliable approach

You are required to register with SSSC within 6 months of starting in the post.

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the Job Specification available on our online recruitment portal.

The Deal

We offer a highly competitive Salary £18,086 raising to £19110, Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days plus up to 9% pension. Working within a supportive environment you can expect a range of training and development opportunities.

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Co-Worker (2 posts - Print Studio and Woodwork)

  • Full time
  • £17,574 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th October 2018

We are looking for motivated individuals who can provide support and make a difference to peoples’ lives.

Due to expansion of our day service we are seeking two posts of Co-Worker supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism in meaningful work and activities.

Post 1: We are recruiting for our new Print Studio which uses screen printing as a medium to engage in meaningful, creative and productive work. Some of the work involves one-to-one support, and some working with small groups. Experience of screen printing or associated artistic process is essential.

Post 2: We are recruiting for a post working 2 days in our woodwork group, and 3 days working flexibly across all of our other day service groups.

For both posts we are looking for compassionate, creative, and confident individuals who have a passion to assist the people we support to achieve their personal outcomes and who are motivated to support Camphill’s values and ethos.

Tiphereth is a Camphill community in Edinburgh, on the edge of the Pentland hills and is a vibrant and growing organisation with residential care, supported living, social enterprises and a growing day service.

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Waking Night Support Workers (full and Part time)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,086 – £19,683
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th October 2018

Tiphereth is seeking experienced Waking Night Support Staff for our new Supported Living Service. Our full time post is 150 hours over a four week period on either a four week or eight week fixed Rota.

Our waking night shift runs from 10pm to 9am and involves providing overnight support to 4 or 6 residents, as well as hands on 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.

We are a Camphill Community based in Colinton Edinburgh. In living, working and growing together the community provides residential care homes, supported living tenancies and day care placements for adults with learning disabilities and autism. We operate a range of social enterprises which support our community.

Tiphereth is easily accessible by public transport (Number 10 bus)

The annual Salary is £18,086, rising to £19,683 per annum (pro rata for Part Time), with a generous 36 days paid holiday, and company pension. The salary will rise based on length of service. All successful applicants will be required to join the PVG Scheme and undertake an enhanced disclosure as well as register with the SSSC.

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Administrator

  • Part time
  • £17,574 – £19,683 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th October 2018

Tiphereth is seeking a part-time Administrator to work in our busy charity office. This post will be 22 hours a week, across three days.

We are a Camphill Community based in Colinton Edinburgh. In living, working and growing together the community provides residential care homes, supported living tenancies and day care placements for adults with learning disabilities and autism. We operate a range of social enterprises which support our community.

Easily accessible by public transport (Number 10 bus) the post will suit someone with experience of working in a busy office, good organisational, IT and telephone skills.

The annual salary is £17,574.38, rising to £19,683 per annum pro rata, with generous holiday and pension. The salary will rise based on length of service.

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Assistant Team Leader

  • Full time
  • £21,089 – £22,932
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th November 2018

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Team Leader, who works in both our residential care home service as well as our supported living service.

Your main role will be to work with the managers of the service to provide both administrative, supervisory and practical support in our services. This includes to offer practical, emotional and social support to people in either a care home setting or their own homes to assist them to maintain their tenancy as independently as possible. You will need to develop warm and effective relationships with service users supporting them to cope with their lives in a positive and planned way so that they can make informed choices, develop new skills, grow greater self-confidence and maximise their independence. Our residents and tenants are supported to be active fully active members of both the Tiphereth community and wider Edinburgh community.

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