Specialist Residential Childcare Services in Scotland

Nether Johnstone House provides specialist residential childcare services to children and young people aged 8-21 years.

We are committed to providing a home where our children and young people feel loved, safe and enabled to grow and develop. Where curiosity, experiences and opportunities are embraced and encouraged.

We believe in equality and individuality. Alongside our children and young people, our team creatively tailor childcare packages to meet individual needs. With our values steeped in a social pedagogical approach we provide each young person with a safe, supportive, trusting environment enhanced by positive relationships which promote growth, responsibility, learning and possibility.

 

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Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me? New blog by @GordonAMain based on words & actions of young people changing language & culture @ChildReporter @CHScotland @BrawTalent 👉https://www.ohov.co.uk/2024/06/12/language-reform-led-by-lived-and-learned-experience/

Very grateful to have attended the Our Lives, Our Language event today. Massive thanks to @OHOV_Scotland @eacheverychild @ypceleadership and all the speakers. Inspiring event to drive forward positive change. Looking forward to implementing some amazing ideas at @NetherJohnstone

Delighted to be attending this fabulous event in Stirling today #OurLivesOurLangauage - Our young person & all her hard work with @OHOV_Scotland has really inspired us to do better 🌟@eacheverychild

How are we helping to #KeepThePromise?

Check out our poster from the #StoriesForChange Conference for an overview of our latest work on Reimagining Justice and Secure Care.

Together, we're creating rights-respecting, trauma-informed support for children and young people.

📣Our member @CYCJScotland currently recruiting for a 'Practice Development Advisor' #JobSearchTogether #CharityJobs

🗓️Closing Date: Monday 17 June 2024
📍Glasgow
✨Fixed Term (12 months), with indicative funding for a further year
https://www.togetherscotland.org.uk/news-and-events/member-job-vacancies/

🌞🌞🏖️🏖️🌞🌞Summer plans are underway at NJH! #sunshinegirls 🏖️🌞 2 of our fabulous girls put together a PowerPoint presentation that nobody could decline! They worked hard on it & spoke from the heart about what this would mean to them🌟 #reef2024 #excitedforthem

Abbie is an incredibly talented public speaker and is passionate about rights respecting language in the Children's Hearing System. The insight and intelligence she brings to this work is inspiring. It's a real privilege to work alongside her.

What an absolute privilege to attend the launch of @OHOV_Scotland Animation - ‘Articulate’ today - feeling very proud of our own wee 🌟 A - “When professionals use inclusive language we feel nurtured and cared for - we need you to use the power of your language to achieve this.”

So excited to be here today finding out about all the wonderful work being carried out to make the language we use about our children & young people For them 🌟 #languageleaders

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Specialist Residential Childcare Services in Scotland

Nether Johnstone House provides specialist residential childcare services to children and young people aged 8-21 years.

We are committed to providing a home where our children and young people feel loved, safe and enabled to grow and develop. Where curiosity, experiences and opportunities are embraced and encouraged.

We believe in equality and individuality. Alongside our children and young people, our team creatively tailor childcare packages to meet individual needs. With our values steeped in a social pedagogical approach we provide each young person with a safe, supportive, trusting environment enhanced by positive relationships which, promote growth, responsibility, learning and possibility.

 

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Our Values

Live

Look for those special moments and living them.

Be enticed by the future and not hindered by the past.

Create and enjoy new things, making memories.

Laugh

Create moments to remember, with those who are important to us.

Celebrate successes and achievements that are important to individuals.

Love

Love and be loved.

Experience genuine relationships built upon our values.

Embrace and respect individuality.

Learn

Use the world around us to create opportunities to learn and grow our skills and knowledge.

Be curious, explore and try new adventures.

Encourage and enhance our educational, personal, social, emotional, physical and behavioural development.

Nurture

Look for each other’s strengths and nurture these. Taking responsibility for ourselves and our actions.

Help each other to grow and develop an understanding of ourselves and our journey.

Create a safe space where relationships develop that support our health and well-being, physically, psychologically and emotionally.

Joy

Find joy in the little things and appreciate what is.

Treasure those who are important to us.

Seize opportunities to embrace each day.

Hope

Believe in ourselves and each other.

Be aspirational for the future.

Develop a resilience that allows us to take on new challenges.

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me? New blog by @GordonAMain based on words & actions of young people changing language & culture @ChildReporter @CHScotland @BrawTalent 👉https://www.ohov.co.uk/2024/06/12/language-reform-led-by-lived-and-learned-experience/

Very grateful to have attended the Our Lives, Our Language event today. Massive thanks to @OHOV_Scotland @eacheverychild @ypceleadership and all the speakers. Inspiring event to drive forward positive change. Looking forward to implementing some amazing ideas at @NetherJohnstone

Delighted to be attending this fabulous event in Stirling today #OurLivesOurLangauage - Our young person & all her hard work with @OHOV_Scotland has really inspired us to do better 🌟@eacheverychild

How are we helping to #KeepThePromise?

Check out our poster from the #StoriesForChange Conference for an overview of our latest work on Reimagining Justice and Secure Care.

Together, we're creating rights-respecting, trauma-informed support for children and young people.

📣Our member @CYCJScotland currently recruiting for a 'Practice Development Advisor' #JobSearchTogether #CharityJobs

🗓️Closing Date: Monday 17 June 2024
📍Glasgow
✨Fixed Term (12 months), with indicative funding for a further year
https://www.togetherscotland.org.uk/news-and-events/member-job-vacancies/

🌞🌞🏖️🏖️🌞🌞Summer plans are underway at NJH! #sunshinegirls 🏖️🌞 2 of our fabulous girls put together a PowerPoint presentation that nobody could decline! They worked hard on it & spoke from the heart about what this would mean to them🌟 #reef2024 #excitedforthem

Abbie is an incredibly talented public speaker and is passionate about rights respecting language in the Children's Hearing System. The insight and intelligence she brings to this work is inspiring. It's a real privilege to work alongside her.

What an absolute privilege to attend the launch of @OHOV_Scotland Animation - ‘Articulate’ today - feeling very proud of our own wee 🌟 A - “When professionals use inclusive language we feel nurtured and cared for - we need you to use the power of your language to achieve this.”

So excited to be here today finding out about all the wonderful work being carried out to make the language we use about our children & young people For them 🌟 #languageleaders

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