Why would you want to work for Common Thread?

  • We have a full recruitment day to enable us to see the very best of you
  • We are the employers of choice, having been awarded Platinum by Investors in People
  • We offer fantastic career development opportunities
  • We offer shift patterns which promote healthy psychological and physical recovery
  • We take your Support and Supervision very seriously and built it into everything we do
  • We offer Creative Supervision to all staff
  • We believe and practice our Values and Behaviours
  • We offer free external counselling to all our staff if/when they require it
  • We offer a salary package that is recognised as being highly competitive in the residential care sector
  • We have a financial length of service award model
  • We regularly consult with staff across the whole organisation to review our progress and work forward together
  • We carry out a Staff Survey annually to make sure staffs voices are heard
  • In our last Staff Survey, 99% of staff enjoy the day to day of their job
  • We have an annual Celebrate and Appreciate evening for staff and family
  • We fundamentally believe that to create positive outcomes for our Young People our staff teams have to feel supported and listened to.
Position Head of Schools
Location Dumfries, Kilmarnock and Denny CLOSING DATE 22ND MARCH 2019
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Position Apprenticeship
Location Lockerbie - Head Office
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Position Maintenance
Location Central Belt and Highlands
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Position Location Information Pack Click & Apply
Head of Schools Dumfries, Kilmarnock and Denny CLOSING DATE 22ND MARCH 2019 Information Pack Online Application
Apprenticeship Lockerbie - Head Office Information Pack Online Application
Maintenance Central Belt and Highlands Information Pack Online Application

You will need to have a genuine interest in working with children and young people, a non-judgemental value base, believe that people can change with support, have a sensitive and practical approach and be flexible to meet the changing needs of our service.