Residential Child Care Practitioners, West Lothian

Full-time / Permanent
Up to £26,728 (Excluding Sleepover Payment)
Various Hours Available

Location - West Lothian

Application deadline: 06/06/2022


Moore House Group is a dynamic organisation offering a range of services to support the individual needs of children and young people as they move through their life journeys.

Our approach is firmly based on building positive, nurturing relationships using the principles of Playfulness, Acceptance, Curiosity and Empathy (PACE) and Dyadic Developmental Practice (DDP).

We are looking for Practitioners for our residential services in Fife, from a range of backgrounds including residential care; health; community learning and development; social work; early learning and other related professions.  We are interested in people who can bring a range of skills, experience and qualities that will impact on improving outcomes for our children and young people and contribute to our teams being able to provide high quality residential services to our young people.

Our Practitioners work a variety of shifts that may include days, evenings, weekends and sleepovers.  Full-time and Part-time and Flexible working hours will be considered.

Salary Structure

Practitioner Grade 1 (unqualified): No qualifications£22,068.80
Practitioner Grade 2 (part-qualified): HNC or SVQ3£22,588.80
Practitioner Grade 3 (part-qualified): HND£23,108.80
Practitioner Grade 4 (part-qualified): Degree£23,628.80
Practitioner Grade 5 (qualified): HNC and SVQ3£24,668.80
Practitioner Grade 6 (qualified): HND and SVQ3£25,708.80
Practitioner Grade 7 (qualified): Degree and SVQ3£26,728.00
Salaries noted exclude sleepover payments.

Other benefits enjoyed by our Practitioners include:
● Annual salary benchmarking.
● Access to a well-developed comprehensive training programme, including Dyadic
Developmental Practice.
● Support to obtain relevant qualifications through Moore House Training Academy.
● Generous annual leave entitlement.
● Free confidential employee assistance programme.
● Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme.
● Access to our group pension scheme.

Full job description, person specification and application form are available via the links below…

Applications should be completed online using the Apply Now button below. If you have any issues, please contact us on and we will be happy to help you.

If further information is required, please call 01506 652312

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