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Young People’s Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Aberlour Options Residential, Fife
  • Closing 26th May 2020

  • Advertised from 13th May 2020
  • 24.5 hours per week, £15,502 per annum Temporary basis and is expected to last for a period of 6 months.


Our Options Residential Fife service is a full-time residential care home, providing long-term care for children and young people with complex learning and physical disabilities. We provide quality living for those children and young people who can no longer live at home.

We are looking to recruit a Young People’s Worker, working 24.5 hours per week, to become part of our family. This contract will be offered on a temporary basis and is expected to last for a period of 6 months. At Aberlour we feel that every child has the right to flourish and is at the heart of everything we do. As a Young People’s Worker, you will play a fundamental role in ensuring that our young people are working towards their goals. Not without its challenges and demands, this is a highly rewarding role. You will provide enabling support to ensure the highest level of physical, personal and emotional care to support our young people with different daily activities. These activities can include college, different hobbies and attending fun groups - each of our young people has a developed plan that helps them achieve their goals.

You will become part of a highly skilled and experienced team and will have a supported induction programme, with access to an extensive training programme which includes CALM training, Child Protection and Fire Safety.

This service operates a residential rota and, as part of this, you will be expected to work evenings, weekends, nights and public holidays.

If you would like an informal conversation about this role please contact Helen Finnie, Service Manager, on 01383 724834.

Application notes

For an information pack and application form please go to our website where you can apply online. 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 26 May 2020

Interviews are expected to be held on 1 June 2020

A Scottish Guarantee Co No: SC312912 Scottish Charity No. SC007991