Residential Childcare Workers
Residential Childcare Workers
Location: Staffordshire, West Midlands
Salary: Excellent Rates of pay, DOE
Contract: Full time, Part Time and Bank Workers Required
Benefits Including: Extensive induction and training period, Competitive Salary, 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, a shareholder pension scheme and a Reward and Recognition Scheme.
Due to continued growth and expansion, our client are now looking for Residential Childcare Workers to join their experienced and friendly teams supporting children aged 10-17.
Is a career with our client on the horizon for you?
If you want to make a difference, have a calm approach and thrive on working as part of a small team then they would like to hear from you.
Their typical working pattern is 24-hour shifts (including sleepovers) on a rota basis, although they will consider other working patterns where they fit the needs of the young people in the home.
Required Skills/Experience of their Residential Childcare Workers:
They currently have vacancies for Senior Childcare Workers and Qualified Childcare Workers - to be successful in your application for this role you must hold the QCF Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce (or equivalent).
In addition to this they are recruiting for unqualified Residential Childcare Workers as well as those who hold similar Health and Social Care/Childcare qualifications and are willing to undertake the QCF Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce (Social Care Pathway).
Due to the nature of this vacancy and the children the successful candidate will be responsible for all of our Residential Childcare workers must be over the age of 21 and will ideally hold a full UK driving license. Ideally you should have experience of working in residential care, although other relevant experience will be considered.
Successful applicants are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide satisfactory references.
About the company:
Our client live up to their values, and they value our people. They are proud to be one of the most innovative providers of young people's residential care in the UK. Their success means that they are making a difference for more young people in more locations than ever before.
Their young people are vulnerable, with complex needs, and can be behaviourally challenging. However, the outcomes they help to achieve for them through their caring, therapeutic 'team around the child' approach speak for themselves.
Please note: The ideal candidate will be based in the Staffordshire area as this role involves working in their modern homes which are within a 15 mile radius of Staffordshire, however applications from nearby areas will also be considered.
This vacancy could be of interest to candidates with experience as/in the following: Childcare, Childcare Support, Social Work, Social Care, Residential Care, Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Carer
If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to be successful in this role please click on "APPLY" today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance!