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We are currently recruiting for Sessional Workers across Scotland. Please see detail below.

This is an exciting time to join the Family Support Team at Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland as we develop and expand services in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Children and Young People’s Worker(s)

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(Family Support Teams in East/West of Scotland)

Zero Hours Contract paid at £10.72 per hour (under review). Plus travel expenses paid.

Approximate 20 hours available per week (hours could be fulfilled by one or more Children and Young People’s Workers – dependent on availability). Flexible working hours - Daytime, Evening and Weekend work will be available.

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SBH Scotland is looking for experienced, reliable Children and Young People’s Worker(s) to assist our children and young people in a variety of settings. Reporting to the East and West Team Leads, our Children and Young People’s Workers may be providing 1 to 1 support or helping to run an engaging activity or social group.

As a Children and Young People’s Worker you will be required to work out with normal office hours depending on the activity or event. The postholder will be required to work from home and to attend group work or other events organised from time to time at the Dan Young Building, Dullatur and at other event venues across the central belt (Glasgow, Edinburgh, Fife).

We can’t wait to hear from you if you are a great communicator, are resourceful, enthusiastic and have a ‘can do’ approach to work. You’ll also need a relevant qualification to a minimum of SVQ3/4 or relevant knowledge/experience and have experience of working with children & young people with additional needs.

  1. Full job description and person specification available. Click HERE.
  2. Informal enquiries are welcomed to discuss the posts further. Please email to arrange an informal chat.
  3. If you want to make a difference and be part of our team please EMAIL, outlining how many hours a week you would have available and which days/times would be preferable. Please also briefly outline why you are interested in being a Children and Young People’s Worker. A link to our official application form will then be sent.

 

Sessional Worker(s) - Aberdeen/Aberdeenshire

Part Time (variable hours to suit) - £10.72 per hour (under review) - In addition, travel costs will be reimbursed.

Do you have a few hours to spare each month and would like to make a difference to families’ lives in the Aberdeen/shire area? If you enjoy building positive relationships with people and finding activities to do to improve their wellbeing we would love to hear from you!

This is an exciting opportunity for an empathic and motivated person to join the team at SBH Scotland; doing some very rewarding work with children, young people and adults affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and their families.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

If you have a ‘can do’ approach and are enthusiastic we’d love to hear from you.

  1. Informal enquiries are welcomed to discuss the posts further. Please email to arrange an informal chat.
  2. Full job description and person specification available - Click HERE.
  3. Apply for this post HERE

Closing date for Sessional Worker(s) post: 30/05/2022


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