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Residential Childcare Practitioner. Job in Bathgate Care Jobs

Bathgate, West Lothian
£15.00 to £20.00 Per Hour
Job Type
9 Jan 2023

Residential childcare support worker

West lothian

15- 20 per hour

Do you strive to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable children?

If this sounds like you, then apply today!

Child Support worker roles available in West Lothian supporting the local authority, secure services and charities in a residential setting. Make a real difference to the lives of young people, supporting them to have a safe and fulfilled childhood! Working full time hours 35-40 per week. Pay rates from 14- 20 per hour.

What can Randstad offer a child support worker?

- Competitive rates

- Keep your skills sharp working across multiple services

- Flexible working schedule

- Opportunity for consistent placement

- Unlimited friend referral bonuses

- Immediate start

- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning

- Help with SSSC registration

- Employee discount app

- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant

A successful child support worker will be responsible for:

- Working effectively as part of a team of child support workers

- Providing care to a vulnerable young people

- supporting service users with early trauma and emotional behavioural difficulties

- Taking service users out into the community and to school each day

- Ensuring professional boundaries are in place

- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards

- Working to a flexible schedule, including night shifts, weekends and bank holidays and Christmas period

To be successful in your application, you will:

- Have previous experience working in a residential setting with young people

- Have flexibility in the roles undertaken

- Have strong communication skills

- Register under the PVG scheme

- Full driving licence

- Obtained, or working towards SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent desirable

If this sounds like the position for you, don't delay!

Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information call Gary Bell on (phone number removed) for a confidential chat or email

Not the role for you?

We are always looking for talented residential support workers across Scotland, email

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

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  • Job Reference: 867642867-2
  • Date Posted: 9 January 2023
  • Employer: Randstad Care
    Randstad Care
  • Location: Bathgate, West Lothian
  • Salary: £15.00 to £20.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: NHS
  • Job Type: Contract