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Ref no:
ANG03387
Published:
8/9/2021
Closes:
31/12/2021
Location:
Various locations throughout Angus, DD8 1AX
Rate:
£11.29 - £12.51 per hour
Contract Type:
Supply
Position Type:
Supply

Job Description

There has been a considerable investment in residential childcare by Angus Council and we are looking for supply social care officers to join our residential team.

Brambles Cottages consists of 2 bespoke modern facilities which meet the individual needs of children and young people aged 5 years upwards.

Carseburn Road is a one-of-a-kind residential care provision. We provide care and support to two young people with complex disabilities on a full-time basis.

Strathmore Centre offers a full-time year-round respite service to over 25 children and young people living in the Angus area with disabilities.

Our services are inclusive and accessible to all children and the team provide love, care and support to children and young people within Angus. Our caregivers create a warm, homely, welcoming environment in which children can develop a sense of emotional safety and belonging.

We are looking for people with resilience who have the right personal skills and experience. You will be supported by managers and other professionals to help you work effectively with the children in our care.

For further information about our residential services, please watch our video https://youtu.be/8mbCVj30qRs

Based at either Brambles Cottages, James Chalmers Road, Arbroath, Strathmore Avenue, Forfar or Carseburn Road, Forfar.

Hours are worked on a supply basis, as and when required.

Hours are worked on a rota system covering 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You may therefore be required to carry out sleep-in and occasional waking night duties for which an allowance is payable.

Please note that applications will be assessed in batches as and when sufficient applications are received. Applications will be assessed weekly (as a minimum).

Requirements

You must have the ability to become a member of the PVG Scheme.

Please refer to job outline, person specification and information sheet for further details and requirements for these jobs.We offer a guaranteed job interview to the following people who meet the essential criteria on application for a job:

Those with disabilities, recognised caring responsibilities and care experienced young people. This also applies to our own employees with caring responsibilities, young people on apprenticeships and placements who meet the essential criteria for the job.

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