Seamab
Seamab

Charity registered in Scotland SC011002

Seamab is a children’s charity based in Perth and Kinross and provides care and education to children from across Scotland. We are working to achieve our vision for children and implement our unique philosophy of learning and caring.


Current vacancies

Top job! Grants Manager

  • Full time
  • £36,877 – £40,037
  • Rumbling Bridge near Kinross
  • Closing 19th September 2021

You will have responsibility for raising income from grants, trusts and foundations for our charity, Seamab. You will be skilled in developing fundraising propositions, case for support and strategy around grants fundraising. An exciting element to this role will be to support the imminent capital appeal to build a new school, as well as supporting ongoing revenue income.

Seamab is a specialist residential school for children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. The Grants Manager is a key member of our team who will lead the fundraising strategy for maximising and renewing income from trusts, foundations and grant making bodies, including funding available for a capital appeal for our ambitions to build a new school.

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Top job! Psychologist

  • Part time
  • Circa £49,000 – £55,000 pro-rata
  • Located near Kinross, Perthshire
  • Closing 23rd March 2021

Seamab is a registered charity, providing education and care for some of Scotland’s most vulnerable children. Our work helps children heal, grow and learn.

The psychologist is a newly funded post for a minimum of 3 years. The psychologist is a senior role in the charity and will undertake detailed psychological assessments, co-ordinate and deliver therapeutic intervention. The psychologist will provide advice and guidance to the care and education teams, ensuring care and education therapy plans are appropriate to the needs of individual children and achieving positive outcomes. They will work closely with the care and education teams, supporting their work with children and will be involved in evaluating the work of the therapy service and providing impact reports to relevant stakeholders.

The psychologist will report directly to the Chief Executive and will contribute to operational and senior management meetings. They will work closely with the lead managers for education, care, fundraising and human resources, informing and supporting their work.

The psychologist is expected to have a recognised doctoral qualification in Educational psychology or Clinical psychology and will be required to register with the relevant professional bodies. The post will be supervised by an external consultant psychologist with experience working across residential settings. Knowledge and experience of working with children who have experienced trauma is essential.

The successful candidate must be caring and compassionate with a flexible approach and an unswerving commitment to making a difference to vulnerable children.

In order to work with our children, you must be willing to be checked through the Disclosure Scotland PVG scheme. The cost will be covered by Seamab.

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Sessional Childcare Practitioners

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Based near Rumbling Bridge in Kinross-shire,
  • Closing 19th April 2021

Seamab is a unique charity, committed to transforming the lives of children. We help some of the most vulnerable children in Scotland. Our work gives children back their childhood, making sure they feel safe loved and happy. Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children in care? Are you looking for a role that is flexible and works round your other commitments?

We are looking for sessional Childcare Practitioners who will contribute to:

• Providing an environment where the children can develop their social skills and be encouraged to develop their full potential.

• Enabling and encouraging the children to try, and not to be afraid of failure.

• Create a fun, loving and safe environment.

Essential requirements for the role:

• Candidates should have 1-2 years’ experience in a similar role and should be qualified to HNC/SVQ3 Level in Social Care. They will also be required to hold/apply for SSSC Registration.

• Candidates must have a current, clean driving licence, which is essential due to the location.

Benefits of working for Seamab:

• Generous pension scheme

• Up to 39 days holiday

• Paid sick leave

• Staff shopping discounts

• Employee assistance programme

• Your actual hours are based on a 37.5hr working week although you will work a variable shift pattern including early shifts, day shifts, back shifts, and sleepovers.

• Salary up to £27,644 DOE, (£10.59-£14.18 per hour), plus additional sleepovers

Seamab operates a safe recruitment process and all appointments will be subject to reference and PVG checks.

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Childcare Practitioner

  • Full time
  • £21,063 – £28,197
  • Based near Rumbling Bridge in Kinross-shire,
  • Closing 18th June 2021

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children in care? Seamab is a unique charity, committed to transforming the lives of children. We help some of the most vulnerable children in Scotland. Our work gives children back their childhood, making sure they feel safe loved and happy.

We are looking for candidates with a range of skills, who are passionate about working with children and who will contribute to:

  • Providing an environment where the children can develop their social skills and be encouraged to develop their full potential.
  • Enabling and encouraging the children to try, and not to be afraid of failure.
  • Create a fun, loving and safe environment

Essential requirements for the role:

  • All candidates should have 1-2 years’ experience in a similar role and should be qualified to HNC/SVQ3 Level in Social Care.
  • A good understanding of attachment and trauma in children.
  • All candidates will be required to hold/apply for SSSC Registration.

Benefits of working for Seamab:

  • Generous pension scheme
  • Up to 39 days holiday
  • Paid sick leave
  • Staff shopping discounts
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Your actual hours are based on a 37.5hr working week although you will work a variable shift pattern including early shifts, day shifts, back shifts, and sleepovers.
  • Salary up to £28,197 DOE, plus additional sleepovers

Seamab operates a safe recruitment process and all appointments will be subject to reference and PVG checks.

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Human Resources Manager

  • Full time or Part time
  • £36,877 – £41,297
  • Rumbling Bridge, Kinross-shire
  • Closing 18th June 2021

Seamab Care and Education is seeking an HR Manager to join our Leadership Team. Seamab is a Charity providing residential care and education with up to 15 young people with a further 6 day students attending school. The children and young people we support have experienced significant trauma in their lives and Seamab provides a secure base where the children can receive the appropriate care, education and therapeutic support. Details of our organisation can be viewed on our website seamab.org.uk

The successful candidate will be an HR professional that is able to balance the demands of supporting a multi-disciplinary staff team whilst being compassionate and cognisant of the demands of associated with residential childcare and education. All of our staff members across all of the roles at Seamab, contribute to supporting the children and young people. To have experience within the charitable sector or care sector is desirable but not essential. Seamab is a great place to work and very rewarding so if you are an HR professional passionate about supporting children and young people to achieve their potential please apply.

Responsible to: Chief Executive

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