Do you have relevant experience of working with children and young people with a disability/and or autism or relevant
experience in a similar sector or work environment?
About Aberlour Options Fife Residential Glenrothes
At Aberlour we listen to understand what our young people want and need within our local area. As such, our new
services in Glenrothes support young people with learning disabilities and/or autism to live and thrive within
the local community.
What we are looking for....
As a Young People’s Worker, you will play a fundamental role in our young people’s lives to ensure that they get the
best possible experience whilst working towards goals in their care plan. Using a person-centred approach, you
will provide enabling support ensuring the highest level of physical and emotional care; supporting our young
people in their daily living and within the local community.
If you have an interest in working with young people, we would like to hear from you. We are looking for a Young
People’s Worker to work full time (37.5 hours per week).
These hours will be worked as part of a 24/7 residential rota, which will include mornings, evenings, nights,
weekends and public holidays. You will also be expected to do sleepovers.
Ideally, candidates will have social care experience, understanding of autism, complex needs and disability. You will
hold, or be willing to work towards, a relevant professional qualification at SCQF level 7 or above (for
example: SVQ3 Care plus an HNC) together with relevant experience of working with children or young people. You
must also be able to demonstrate awareness of the key elements of working with people affected by disability as
well as an understanding of, and commitment to, young people’s rights.
At Aberlour we want to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to
reach their potential. If you share the same vision, we want you to join our team.
What we offer...
As well as a supportive team and excellent training opportunities, we want all our employees to feel valued and
rewarded for the vital work they do. When you work with us, we'll recognise your efforts with generous
annual leave, an excellent employer pension scheme and a range of deals and discounts across various