Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £25,678.00 gross per year
  • Oban


(Working a 4 days on, 8 days off rota pattern, salary from £25,678 per annum, dependent upon previous experience and qualifications.)

New Reflexions are a child care organisation providing care, education and therapy services to young people who have experienced trauma in their lives resulting in emotional behavioural difficulties and requiring a high level of intervention.

As a company we are currently experiencing an exciting time of growth and are therefore looking for new team members to join us on this journey. 

We can offer you:

- Employee Assistance Programme
- Childcare vouchers
- Bike to work scheme
- Work place pension scheme on qualification
- Salary enhancements for outdoor qualifications
- Funded opportunities for Continued Professional Development
- Career progression opportunities
- Competitive salary

The role is to work as part of a response service where you will be required to complete shifts and sleep ins on a 4 days on, 8 days off rota pattern. You must be committed to looking after vulnerable children and young people that are on a 12-16 week placement with ourselves. These placements are largely activity based, such as gorge walking, mountain biking, climbing, kayaking, hiking etc. (Outdoor Qualifications and experience of working as an Instructor would be a distinct advantage.)

Senior Applicants must either have achieved, or be nearing completion a relevant qualification, for example a QCF Level 3 Qualification in Residential Childcare. You will also need to have one year’s experience working as a Residential Care Worker for children. You will require the skills and confidence to lead, manage and assist in the development of a team of Residential Care Workers.

We place a great deal of emphasis on the level of support we provide to all of our staff which includes the following:

- Two-week class room induction programme
- Comprehensive Training Plans
- Professional Supervisions
- Team meetings
- Clinical Oversight

Are you passionate about caring for children? Are you calm, caring and resilient? Do you feel you are a great communicator? Are you enthusiastic and committed? Then we would love for you to apply.

Due to the location of our homes a full manual driving licence and access to transport is required. It is highly likely that you will be required to work in more than one location. Successful candidates will also be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring check and PVG check.

  • access
  • due
  • education
  • transport