Residential Child Care Worker

Job Title: Residential Child Care Worker
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary: £18115.00 per annum + sleep allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DM/NS_1489049974
Contact Name: Anglea Miell
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2017 08:59

Job Description

Barker Ross Health and Social Care are looking to recruit experienced Residential Child Care Workers for a key client within the Merseyside area.

The Company:

Our client is a progressive and forward thinking organisation. Their homes are Ofsted registered and have a therapeutic approach that provides a stable, safe secure home for children and young people from age 10-18 years.

Their aim is to provide a caring/nurturing environment for Children and Young People that have been assessed as being in need of residential care, providing therapeutic input and assessment and addressing individual needs through education, planned social activities, direct work and one to one therapy.

The role:

As a Residential Child Care Worker your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the highest standards of care in relation to the children's physical, behavioural and emotional needs.
  • Acting with integrity, honesty and child centred practice at all times.
  • Working as a member of a staff team and wider organisation supporting colleagues.
  • Shift Patterns: 07.30am-22.00 sleep in - 1 on 2 off basis (3 week rolling rota)

About you:

You should have previous experience of working as a Residential Child Care Worker and have a proactive and positive approach. Ideally you should have and NVQ3 in Children & Young people or equivalent qualification.

In return you will be offered the highest level of training including self-harm, child sexual exploitation and safeguarding, alongside the organisations specialist training programmes.

If you have the experience required for this role and want the opportunity be part of a progressive and supportive organisation please apply today!

Why Barker Ross?

With teams in 5 locations across the UK, our specialist consultants are always interested in talking to candidates, whether you are actively seeking work, or not. We have hundreds of jobs available and work with leading employers across the UK.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.