Senior Residential Care Workers

Star Employment Services
Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria
07 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is 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 a Senior Response Residential Care Worker to join our team in Cumbria. As a Senior 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.

Senior Applicants must either have achieved, or be nearing completion of QCF Level 3 Qualificationin Health and Social Care - Children and Young People (or equivalent). As the service is outdoor based, the possession of outdoor qualifications such as SPA, ML and the BCU awards would be a distinct advantage.

We place a great deal of emphasis on the level of support we provide to all of our staff which includes the following:

  • Two week class room induction programme
  • Comprehensive Training Plans
  • Professional Supervisions
  • Team meetings
  • Clinical Oversight

Our benefits include:

  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Work place pension scheme on qualification
  • Salary enhancements for outdoor qualifications
  • Funded opportunities for Continued Professional Development
  • Career progression opportunities

Successful candidates must hold a full UK driving licence. All applicants will have to undergo an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.