Residential Care Worker

20880.00 - 20880.00 GBP Annual + GBP20880/annum
02 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Nr Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary dependent on experience from GBP20,880 per annum plus opportunities for overtime

New Reflexions are a childcare organisation providing an integrated service to young people who have experienced trauma in their lives resulting in emotional behavioural difficulties and requiring a high level of intervention. We are currently looking to recruit Response Residential Care Workers; no previous experience is required as our passionate team have the capability to deliver industry-leading training in order to equip you with the necessary skills.

You will be someone with the drive to make a difference to the lives of others and be dedicated to promoting the rights and welfare of children. Following an in-depth induction, you will be placed within one of our homes which are rated either 'good' or 'outstanding' by Ofsted.

As a Response Residential Care Worker you will work with young people referred to us in order to undertake 12-17 week placements and will play a critical role in assessing and supporting the young person. As this service is outdoor based, we are looking for individuals who possess a keen interest in outdoor activities. Holding outdoor qualifications such as SPA, ML and BCU awards would also be highly desirable.

Our staff members are supported and valued; as an organisation we are committed to the continued learning and development of all our employees which will enable you to develop your skills and offers opportunities to progress within the company.

You will also receive a highly competitive pay and benefits package consisting of:

• A starting salary from GBP20,880 for full time employees
• Access to a pension scheme
• Comprehensive induction training
• The opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications
• Childcare vouchers
• Bike to Work Scheme
• Employee Assistance Programme

Due to the location of our homes a full manual driving licence and access to transport is required. Successful candidates will also be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring check