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Centre Support Worker - Schools

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • Lendrick Muir, Nr Kinross
  • Closing 22nd July 2019


  • Advertised from 26th June 2019
  • Salary: £8400 + accommodation

Role

SU Scotland is a national charity, with around 100 staff and over 2,000 volunteers. Our vision is to see the children and young people of Scotland exploring the Bible and responding to the significance of Jesus.

We currently have a vacancy for a Centre Support Worker – Schools, based at Lendrick Muir near Kinross, our largest residential centre. Lendrick Muir is a stunning mansion house set in 120 acres of land, offering accommodation for groups of up 165 and a broad range of outdoor activities. During term time we run school residentials, offering outdoor learning experiences to school pupils from all over Scotland. At weekends and during school holidays we host SU groups, youth groups, church groups and SU Holidays.

School residential programmes are designed in partnership with schools, to support their delivery of the Curriculum for Excellence through outdoor learning. We offer a range of outdoor activities, mostly on-site, and excursions to Edinburgh and Glasgow.

This role will involve working across all teams at the centre throughout the year but with a particular focus on helping prepare and host school residentials and activity days during term time.

Applicants for this post should have some previous experience working or volunteering with young people and have a demonstrated interest in outdoor activities.

For this post, it is important that you are committed to SU Scotland’s ethos, working principles and vision and are able to demonstrate this through your commitment and motivation. It is also an Occupational Requirement (Equality Act - part 1, schedule 9), that the post-holder is a committed Christian.

The successful applicant will be required to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Scheme and the appointment will be subject to a satisfactory PVG Scheme Disclosure.

Application notes

More information and an application pack can be foundhere

Closing date: Monday 22nd July 2019

Interview date: Monday 29th July 2019

Scripture Union Scotland is an equitable employer and operates a child protection policy. Scottish Charity No. SC01122