Salary scale: £21,406 – £22,516 (pro rata)
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who shares our values (Kind, Passionate and Creative) to join our service accommodating and supporting people experiencing homelessness and empowering them to thrive.
The successful candidate will be expected to work as part of a team to provide care and support to 8 young people in a residential service, specifically commissioned to work with Care Experienced young people. You will provide support to each young person in keeping with the SHANARRI principles and to contribute to all aspects of support planning and review via the Better Futures outcomes tool. You will ensure the safety and security of the building at all times and to undertake tasks relating to health and safety including wellbeing checks and general maintenance and cleaning tasks.
Typical Shift Pattern: 21 Hours per week (Days), 7 hour shifts on a 4 week Rolling rota
An SVQ3 qualification in social care would be advantageous however not necessary. Essentials include: experience of working with vulnerable people, addiction issues and challenging behaviour; effective written and verbal communication; knowledge of homelessness issues; and, above all, the determination to make a difference.
If successful, you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of your start date. After registration, there is a requirement to be qualified and to maintain professional learning.
We offer excellent learning and development opportunities, competitive annual leave entitlement, pension scheme, access to employee assistance programmes such as counselling, and life assurance.
To apply, please download the application documents below and return them via e-mail to [email protected] or via the form below.
The closing date for submission of completed application forms is
12 noon on Thursday 27th January 2022
Forms can also be submitted by post to
100 Berkeley Street
Blue Triangle recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief. We welcome applications from all sections of the community