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Residential Childcare Worker

  • Location:

    Hyde, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Services for children

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  • Salary:

    £16640 - £18720 per annum

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Job Description

Male Residential Childcare worker

£16640 - £18720 (£8.00 - £9.00) depending on experience + £30 sleep in rate

40 hours per week including sleep ins

A well established Residential Children Services in Hyde are recruiting for Support Workers.The homes is a 4 bedded home support children and young people with Mental Health/ EBD needs.

Main Job Role:

- Supporting children through their morning, mealtime and evening routines
- Acting as a professional parent and role model
- Domestic tasks such as cleaning, laundry, shopping and collecting medication
- Liaising & report writing for families and professionals (e.g. Social Workers)
- Support with free time and encouragement with activities when children come home from school, weekends and half term.
- Providing a safe and secure environment for children to learn and grow, setting boundaries and giving positive reinforcement

Qualifying candidates:
- Must have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience with children or young adults with challenging behaviour or learning / physical disabilities or SEN
- Must be 21 years old or over
- To get the higher end of the salary, you MUST have a qualification to work in children residential care home. We accept the following qualifications: Diploma / NVQ / QCF level 3 in:
* Children & Young People`s Workforce
* Health & Social Care in Children
* Health & Social Care in Social Care Pathway
* Caring for children & young people
* Residential childcare

- Salary is £16640 - 18720 per annum
- Shifts will vary and will include sleep ins
- Contracts are 40 hours a week

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Nathan on 0161 228 6168 or email your CV with the job reference number to: - thank you and good luck with your job search


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