Residential Workers

  • Full time
  • £23,965
  • Red Squirrel - Auchterhouse
  • Closing 27th January 2022

  • Advertised from 13th January 2022
  • £23,965 per annum (Includes a 9% unsocial hours allowance) 37.5 hours per week.


Take advantage of our £500 new start bonus and apply today

The best thing about working for Aberlour is knowing that you have made a real difference to the lives of some vulnerable children

About Red Squirrel

Red Squirrel provides a safe, loving, nurturing home for up to three vulnerable children. Building on the well-established body of good practice developed in our Sycamore houses in Fife and the Highlands, Red Squirrel is delivering excellent services to the children living in the house, supporting them to build their resilience and confidence.

What we are looking for....

We are looking for full time Residential Workers (37.5 hours per week). You will be passionate about working to secure the best outcomes for the children and be committed to doing this. We are looking for workers who are resilient and who have the stickability to work with the children in the long term. The transformational changes we seek to secure are not achieved through quick fixes but are founded on consistent approaches with the children.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a residential child care setting and also have completed a relevant academic qualification to meet SSSC Registration requirements an HNC.

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. To have a look at our values to understand more about what we are looking for from our employees

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 retailers. Find out more about our Employee Benefits and our commitment to Equality and Diversity

Application notes

If you have any queries please e-mail:

Aberlour is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all our service users and uses a thorough and rigorous recruitment and selection process including PVG Scheme checks to ensure this commitment is not compromised.

Applications to be returned by: Noon on Tuesday 01st February 2022

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