Residential Child Care Practitioners – Gate House

Up to £29,400 (Excluding Sleepover Payment)
Various Hours Available

Bathgate, West Lothian

Application deadline: 28/10/2022

Exciting Opportunity to work with a family and make a real difference in their lives

We are excited to recruit residential child care practitioners for our service in West Lothian offering a residential care and education experience for our first family.  

In line with keeping to the principles of The Promise, we have established our first service designed to keep children from the same family together.

Would you like the challenge and opportunity to be part of the team in this exciting new service?  

Do you have residential child care, early years or mental health experience?  Are you a psychology graduate?  Do you have experience of family support?

We are recruiting resilient and passionate team members who will enjoy the reward and challenge of  working within this house who have experience of working with a range of communication, social understanding and sensory needs.

You will be working within a multi-agency team which includes services such as psychology, education, family support, social work, speech therapy, and occupational therapy. 

Moore House are proud to announce our training academy, which allows us to offer our employees the opportunity to complete an HNC in Social Services, SVQ III Children & young people. All employees are able to apply for this. 

If you are as excited as we are in making a difference in children’s lives now and in their future then we would welcome your application for permanent full-time, part-time and sessional work.

Salary Structure

Practitioner Grade 1: No qualifications£26,703.25
Practitioner Grade 2: HNC or SVQ3£27,332.45
Practitioner Grade 3: HND£27,961.65
Practitioner Grade 4: Degree£28,590.85
Practitioner Grade 5: HNC and SVQ3£29,849.25
Practitioner Grade 6: HND and SVQ3£31,107.65
Practitioner Grade 7: Degree and SVQ3£32,340.88
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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