Casual Support Worker

Casual Support Worker (Residential, Children and Young People)
Carriview, Dunfermline, Fife
Salary: £10.10 per hour
Closing Date: On-going

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for a Casual Support Worker to work as part of a designated staff team to help deliver engaging and person-centred support to children and young people aged 14+ residing in our new residential care service Carriview, in Dunfermline.

How you will make a difference:

  • Ensuring person centred planning and unconditional positive regard is undertaken by staff.
  • Ensuring service users support needs are being met.
  • Ensuring a safe environment for service users, colleagues and others including a high standard of accommodation is provided.

What you will bring:

  • Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s values.
  • SVQ level 2 H&SC or SCQF equivalent (or working towards) Experience of working with young people or young adults in a supportive capacity.
  • Understanding of issues surrounding young people transitioning from care into adult housing support services and independent living
  • Experience of work with vulnerable service users

How we will support you:

  • Competitive pay, 6 weeks (pro-rata) annual leave entitlement per year
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training)

Please send completed application forms to .

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