Therapeutic Residential Children's Care Worker

Key Care & Support Merseyside LTD
15600.00 GBP Annual
07 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Key Care and Support are recruiting a small team of Therapeutic Residential Children's Care Workers for an established children's service in the Stoke-on-Trent area, with an excellent reputation for therapeutic and nurturing residential homes well known for creating a warm, relaxed & calm environment.

Working with children and young people who have a range of social emotional behaviour, complex needs and associated difficulties.

The post requires the following: Child Care Workerswho possess a minimum of 6 months experience in children's residential provisions, and have obtained(or currently working towards) NVQ 3 Health and Social Care (Children and Young People) NVQ 3 Caring for Children and Young People.

What we require from applicants:

* Reliability (essential)

* Prepared to work unsociable hours (weekends and sleep-ins) (essential)

* Have at least six months residential childcare experience (essential)

* Possess a QCF or Equivalent NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People

* A check-able work history since education (essential)

* Full UK Driving Licence (essential)

In return, we offer:

• RCW unqualified - GBP7.50ph (we pay a salary if on 1:2 or 2:4 pattern GBP15,600 plus sleep ins as below)

• RCW qualified - GBP8.30ph (we pay a salary if on 1:2 or 2:4 pattern GBP17,264 plus sleep ins as below)

Sleep ins are paid on top (as and when required) at GBP34 a sleep in.

In terms of benefits we offer the following to all staff:

Our client is a company committed to its employees. As a company they offer many additional benefits to employees:

• Pension Auto-enrolment

• 'Pay Care Scheme', this is a company health care benefit.

• 'Perk Box', this allows the employees to get discounts or free offers on hundreds of well known high street brands.

• Annual Leave Service Award

• Childcare vouchers, aiming to assist employees with families.

If you are interested in this exciting new venture please make contact on the details attached.